Our Spring Concert is Wednesday May 17, 2017 at 7:00 pm in the Goheen Auditorium. We have a special guest soloist, Mr Ken Ticknor, former director of Instrumental Music at Topeka West High School. He will be playing the Alto Sax with the Knights Jazz Ensemble, Symphonic Band and Wind Ensemble.
Our Band Banquet is May 24 in the Gym at 6:30 pm
The pre-summer Band Camp scheduled for May 26 from 8-5. 8 am - 12 pm is for new members and band leadership and then the 1 pm - 5 pm time is for the Full Band.
Our three Summer Rehearsal dates are as follows: June 14, June 28 and July 19. All are 1pm - 3:3-0 pm in the band room at Topeka West. They are required for all band members.
Percussion will rehearse every Monday and Wednesday from 1-3 during the summer
Our Contest dates for next year (2017-2018) are as following
October 11 Capital City Marching Festival, WU
October 15 Shawnee Mission North Marching Festival
Our show theme for this year is "Story of My Life" by Craig Fitzpatrick It Features the music of One Direction, Saint-Saens, Beethoven, Ben Folds, Pachelbel, Tchaivosky and Mozart as you have never heard it before.
Interested in trying our for 2017-2018 All-District or All-State Honor band, Click here for the audition excerpts used for the auditions as well as for our auditions for Symphonic Band and Wind Ensemble.
Thanks to the Ben and Benjamin Buckles Endowment for our music chairs and stands.