Our Band Program

The Centerville Band Program has a unique philosophy for rehearsal and performance. It is simply stated: Be Your Best!! Enter here to find out more about us!

Band Programs

Parent Information

Welcome parents! Interested in finding out more about the band? How to get involved? Who to talk to? How to volunteer? (you know you want to...) Click below to find out the answers to these questions and many more!

Parent Info

Fundraising

Our fundraising efforts benefit all of our band programs and help keep out of pocket costs more affordable for our students. Whether spring flowers or holiday poinsettias and everything in between, enter here to find out more!

Fundraising

Sponsorship

Our sponsors are key to the continued success of our band programs. Are you a local business looking to partner with one of the largest activities at CHS? Click below for more info!

Sponsorship

Wind Symphony & Symphonic Band t...

Wind Symphony & Symphonic Band to Perform at MFA Regional Festival

On Saturday, March 2nd, the Centerville Wind Symphony and Symphonic Band will perform at the Cincinnati Regional Concert Band Festival sponsored by Music for All. The event will be held at Mason High School. Both bands will perform on the “Featured Stage” among 20 outstanding high school bands from across the area. They will receive […]

Winter Drumline presents “Comin...

Winter Drumline presents “Coming of Age”

Check out our Winter Drumline at one of several MEPA and WGI competitions this season! Feb. 16-17 – WGI Dayton Regional (Trent Arena @ Kettering Fairmont HS) March 3 – MEPA Centerville (Centerville HS) March 9-10 – WGI Indy Regional (Franklin Central HS) March 23-24 – WGI Mid-East Regional (BB&T Arena @ NKU) March 30-31 […]

Jazz 1 & 2 to Perform at Essenti...

Jazz 1 & 2 to Perform at Essentially Ellington Festival

On Saturday, February 23rd, our top two jazz ensembles will perform at the Essentially Ellington Festival held at the University of Cincinnati College Conservatory of Music (CCM). This event is part of a series of regional festivals sponsored by the Jazz at Lincoln Center in New York City. These are non-competitive, education-focused festivals designed to offer […]

Winter Guard Presents “Oh, My N...

Winter Guard Presents “Oh, My NOLA”

A city known for its rich culture, extravagant festivities, and unique music, despite its history marred with mis-fortune, New Orleans is unlike any other place on earth. The steadfast spirit of this city has proven its ability to return to normalcy following any tragedy. “You can live in any city in America, but New Orleans […]

3rd Annual Community Night

The Centerville Band is hosting its 3rd annual Community Night on Saturday, October 6, 2018 from 5:00 pm – 9:00 pm at the Centerville High School Football Stadium. At  7:30 pm the Centerville Jazz Band will be performing their 2018 competition show, “That’s How We Roll”. This is open to the public and is a […]

Introducing the CYW and MSPE!

Introducing the CYW and MSPE!

The Centerville Band program is offering two new exciting opportunities for middle school band students!  Please allow us to introduce the Centerville Youth Winds (CYW) and the Centerville Middle School Percussion Ensemble (CMSPE)!!! The Directors for these two ensembles are Sheila Reynolds, Watts Band Director and Josh Carpenter, Magsig Band Director. This group is made […]

Scott Gasaway named Assistant Band Di...

Scott Gasaway named Assistant Band Director

Scott Gasaway grew up in Centerville, OH and is a 2006 graduate of Centerville High School. While he was a student at CHS, he was a member of the dynamic band program (under the direction of Wayne Markworth) participating as a member of the Centerville Jazz Band, concert bands, and jazz ensembles. He also performed […]

CJB Calendar Blitz Day

CJB Calendar Blitz Day June 30th 1pm – 5pm. A fundraiser to directly support the members of the Centerville Jazz Band. All proceeds from this event will directly benefit the students by helping to offset the cost associated with uniforms, music, food, and lodging, etc. Students will be driven around the Centerville Washington Twp in […]

Tim Fairbanks Inducted into WGI Hall ...

Tim Fairbanks Inducted into WGI Hall of Fame

Percussion Director, Tim Fairbanks, is officially inducted into the WGI Hall of Fame on Wednesday, April 18th, 2018. Tim has been at the forefront of the marching percussion activity since coming to Centerville in 1997. He led the Centerville Drumline to WGI World Championships in 1999 (Open Class) and 2004 (World Class). We are proud […]

Spring Flower Sale

Spring Flower Sale

The Annual Spring Flower Sale is well underway. A wide variety of flowers in flats, planters and hanging baskets are available. You can place an order with your favorite band student or from our online order page Spring Flower Order Form. Flowers will also be available for sale at CHS on May 5th from 8:30 […]

What’s Happening Next?

 

February 20 & 21 – HS Conferences

February 21 – Early Dismissal (HS Conferences)

February 21 – Symphonic Band/Wind Symphony Rehearsals

February 21 – Concert Band @ Bellbrook Band Festival

February 22 – NO SCHOOL (HS Conferences)

February 23 – Jazz 1 & 2 @ Essentially Ellington Festival at University of Cincinnati CCM

February 23 – MEPA Bellbrook (Junior Guard)

February 27 – Band Preview Concert (All Bands) 7:30pm, PAC

March 2 – MEPA Nutter Center (Winter Guard/Junior Guard)

March 2 – Music for All Regional Concert Band Festival @ Mason HS (Symphonic Band/Wind Symphony)

March 3 – MEPA Contest @ Centerville HS (Winter Drumline/Winter Guard/Junior Guard)

March 9-10 – WGI Indianapolis Regional (Winter Drumline)

March 10 – MEPA Kettering (Winter Guard)

March 16 – Jazz Cakes 7am-noon, CHS Back Gym (All MS/HS Jazz Bands)

March 16 – MEPA Hamilton (Winter Guard/Junior Guard)

March 17 – Band Showcase Dress Rehearsal 6-8pm, CHS (All MS/HS Bands)

March 18 – Centerville Band Showcase 7:00, CHS Main Gym (All MS/HS Bands)

March 22-31 – SPRING BREAK

 

 

 

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