GKHS Marching Band

Fall 2018 Season Information:


This year show features songs from the musical Sound of Music

All marching band dates can be found on the calendar on the Home Page of this website.


 2017 Season Highlights:

Geneseo Maple Leaf Classic  -5th Place Field
Marengo Settlers Days           - 1st Place Parade (A)
                                                    -  1st Place Field (A)
                                                             -Best Percussion                                                                                                    -Best Colorguard                                                                                                     -Best Marching
                                                             -Best Woodwinds
                                                             -Best Brass
Sycamore Pumpkin Parade   -2nd Place
                                                             -Best Auxiliary (Colorguard)

GKHS Marching Band Background:

The Genoa-Kingston High School Marching Band consists of about 100 brass, woodwind, and percussion members.  The Marching Band performs at all home football games as well as community parades and events.  

The GK Marching Band continually strives to achieve excellence on the field.  Increasing difficulty in both the music selection and drill design, the GK Marching Band is raising the standard for Marching Band in the Genoa-Kingston School District.  

Previous Shows:

2018: The Sound of Music

2017: We Found Magic on the Floor Tonight

2016: MYSTery

2015: West Side Story 

2014: Earth, Wind and Fire

2013: Beatlemania!

2012: Sounds of Simon

2011: Mangione Magic

2010: Good Night

2009: Cirque du Soleil: La Nouba

2008: Minimally Speaking

2007: Batman and Superman


2018 Performances for the GKHS Marching Band:

COMMUNITY PERFORMANCES:
Meet the Team- Friday, August 17th 
The Great Genoa Duck Race- Sunday, September 9th
Fine Arts Concert - Monday, October 1st 
Volley For Cure - Thursday, October 4th 
Volleyball Senior Night - Thursday, October 18th 

FOOTBALL GAMES:
Home Game - Friday, September 7th
Homecoming Game and Parade - Friday, September 21st 
Home Game - Friday, September 28th (with 8th grade band)
Home Game- Friday, October 12th
Senior Night - Friday, October 19th
Playoff Game #1 - Friday, October 26th

EXHIBITIONS:
Corn Classic - Tuesday, October 16th at Burlington Central HS

COMPETITIONS:
Dunlap Marching Band Competition - Saturday, Sept 29th - 2nd Place
DeKalb Marching Band Competition - Saturday, Oct 6th  - 2nd Place
Marengo Settlers Day Competition - Sunday, Oct 7th  - 
                                                                                     Parade -1st Place
                                                                                      Field - 1st Place
                                                                                     Best Drum Majors
                                                                                     Best Brass
                                                                                      Best Percussion
                                                                                       Best Woodwinds
Western Illinois University Marching Comp - Oct 20th  - 5th Place
 Sycamore Pumpkin Parade-Sunday, Oct 28th  1st Place
                                                                                     Best Auxiliary


2018 Marching Band Drill Animations

Sound of Music - Mvt 1


Sound of Music - Mvt 2

Movements 3 & 4



2018  Marching Band Section Leaders

Drum Majors - Hannah Temes and Lauren Chriss
Flute - Emma Lin and Savannah Cravatta
Clarinet - Rachel Younker and Alex Jerbi
Alto Sax - Brennen Denault and Riley Wells
Trumpet - Tyler Grimm and Deloris Drendel
Mellophone - Sarah Temes
Tenor Sax/Bass Clarinet - Christina Lopez
Trombone/Baritone - Alex Barton
Tuba/Bari Sax - Sarah Sandusky and John Ramza
Drumline - Torian Staton and Austin Rausch


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