About Us

Throughout the 37 years of the school's existence the band has proved to be one of the finest performing ensembles in western Tennessee and the southeast region of the country. The band has compiled numerous awards including Seven Tennessee State Championships, appearances in the 2022 Honda Rose Parade, Fiesta Bowl Parade, the Statue of Liberty, Walt Disney World's Magic Kingdom, Bill Clinton's Presidential Inaugural Parade in Washington D.C., and the St. Patrick's Day parade in New York City The concert band has received many superior ratings at concert festival and various other events.

Ensembles include:

  • Symphonic Band

  • Jazz Band

  • Low Brass Ensemble

  • Brass Ensemble

  • Woodwind Ensemble

  • Saxophone Ensemble

  • Winter Guard/Winter Percussion Ensemble

  • Pep Band

  • Marching Pioneers

The Gibson County High School Band is supported by the Dyer, Rutherford, Spring Hill, and Yorkville Middle School Band Programs. Beginning in sixth grade and progressing through eighth grade, these students develop skills necessary to place them in a competitive arena of musical exploration at GCHS. A diligent program of instruction ensures that each of the 120+ middle-school members develops properly and in a time schedule that ensures success at the high school level.

The financial support for the Gibson County Bands is provided by The Gibson County High School Band Boosters, Inc. This 501(c)(3) corporation is the large and equally hard-working group of adults that ensures that this program represents itself to its fullest each and every time they perform.