Upcoming Dates

Thursday, September 28 - Clinic with Russ Nagel
Friday, September 29 - Home football (Bishop Garrigan)
Saturday, September 30 - Tri-State Band Festival (Luverne, MN)
Wednesday, October 4 - Early Dismissal
Friday, October 6 - Homecoming football (MMCRU)
Saturday, October 7 - IHSMA and Dutchmen Field Championships (Sheldon/OC)

The South O'Brien band is a comprehensive program that provides opportunities in concert band, marching band, jazz band, and pep band. Students also participate annually in the Iowa High School Music Association all-state auditions and solo/ensemble festival as well as various honor band opportunities.

The high school ensembles rehearse daily for 43 minutes (8:30-9:13). The junior high band rehearses on alternating days, also for 43 minutes (2:47-3:30). Students receive a 22 minute lesson once per 6-day cycle.