Where words fail,
music speaks.

–Hans Christian Andersen

Weekly Band Calendar

NEW MEMBERS: Welcome to the Coppell Band. Please click HERE to download the New Member Information Guide.

For a day-to-day guide of each rehearsal and lesson plan, please click HERE and find the tab for your ensemble.


 

Monday, February 27, 2017
7:15-8:00am - Wind Symphony Bass Clarinet + Bassoon Sectional (Ensemble A)
8:05am-3:50pm - School Day #109 (regular schedule) 
4:00-5:15pm - Symphonic Band II Trumpet Sectional (Uniform Room)
4:05-5:00pm - Symphonic Band I Clarinet Sectional (Ensemble A)
4:15-5:15pm - Percussion Ensemble Rehearsals: Bien Sabroso and Slopes (Band Hall and Ensemble B)
5:30-6:30pm - Percussion Ensemble Rehearsals: Catching Shadows and Joker's Wild (Band Hall and Ensemble B)
6:00-9:00pm - JV Winterguard Rehearsal (CHS Gyms)
7:00-8:30pm – CISD Board honors TMEA All-State Performers (CISD Administration Building)

Tuesday, February 28, 2017
7:00-8:00am - Symphonic Band II Horn Sectional (Uniform Room)
7:00-8:00am - Percussion Ensemble Rehearsal: Escape Velicocity (Ensemble B)
7:15-8:10am - Symphonic Band I Low Brass Sectional (Location TBD)
7:15-8:00am - Wind Symphony Trumpet Sectional (Ensemble A)
8:05am-3:50pm - School Day #110 (regular schedule) 
4:00-5:15pm - Symphonic Band II Flute+Oboe Sectional (Uniform Room)
4:15-5:15pm - Percussion Ensemble Rehearsal: Whirlwind (Band Hall)
5:30-6:30pm - Percussion Ensemble Rehearsal: Pyroclastic Steam (Band Hall)
6:00-9:00pm - Varsity Winter Guard Rehearsal (CHS Gyms)

Wednesday, March 1, 2017
7:00-8:00am - Symphonic Band II Trombone Sectional (Uniform Room)
7:00-8:00am - Percussion Ensemble Rehearsal: Come Thou Fount (Ensemble B)
7:15-8:00am - Wind Symphony Low Brass Sectional B (Ensemble A)
8:05-3:50pm - School Day #111 (regular schedule) 
4:00-5:15pm - Symphonic Band II Clarinet Sectional (Uniform Room)
4:00-4:45pm – Symphonic Band I Sax+Low Reed Sectional
6:00-9:00pm - JV Winter Guard Rehearsal (CHS Gyms)

Thursday, March 2, 2017
7:00-8:00am - Symphonic Band II Alto+Tenor Sax Sectional (Uniform Room)
7:15-8:10am - Symphonic Band I Flute + Oboe Sectional (Ensemble B)
7:15-8:00am - Wind Symphony Clarinet Sectional (Ensemble A)
8:05am-3:50pm - School Day #112 (regular schedule) 
4:00-5:15pm - Symphonic Band II Bass Clar+Bari Sax+Euph Sectional (Uniform Room)
4:05-5:00pm - Symphonic Band I Horn Sectional (Ensemble A)
4:05-4:45pm - Wind Symphony Horn Sectional (Location TBD) 
4:15-5:15pm - Percussion Ensemble Rehearsals: Cornbread Funk and Whirlwind (Band Hall and Ensemble B)
5:30-6:30pm - Percussion Ensemble Rehearsals: Breakdown and Over the Rainbow (Band Hall and Ensemble B)
6:00-9:00pm - Varsity Winter Guard Rehearsal (CHS Gyms)

Friday, March 3, 2017
7:00-8:00am - Symphonic Band II Basson+Tuba Sectional (Uniform Room)
7:00-8:00am - Percussion Ensemble Rehearsal: Satisfaction (Ensemble B)
7:15-8:10am - Symphonic Band I Trumpet Sectional (Location TBD)
7:15-8:00am - Wind Symphony Flute + Oboe Sectional (Ensemble A)
8:05am-3:50pm - School Day #113 (regular schedule) 
4:15-5:45pm - Percussion Ensemble Rehearsal: Yaleo (Band Hall)

Saturday, March 4, 2017
10:00-10:00pm – JV and Varsity Winter Guards at NTCA Bowie Contest (Bowie HS) - Itinerary


Monday, March 6, 2017
7:15-8:00am - Wind Symphony Bass Clarinet + Bassoon Sectional (Ensemble A)
8:05am-3:50pm - School Day #114 (regular schedule) 
4:00-5:15pm - Symphonic Band II Trumpet Sectional (Uniform Room)
4:00-4:50pm - Wind Symphony Low Brass A Sectional (Ensemble A)
4:05-5:00pm - Symphonic Band I Clarinet Sectional (Ensemble A)
4:15-5:15pm - Percussion Ensemble Rehearsals: Bien Sabroso and Slopes (Band Hall and Ensemble B)
5:00-6:30pm - CHS Spring Showcase Night (Coppell HS)
5:30-6:30pm - Percussion Ensemble Rehearsals: Catching Shadows and Joker's Wild (Band Hall and Ensemble B)
6:00-9:00pm - JV Winterguard Rehearsal (CHS Gyms)

Tuesday, March 7, 2017
7:00-8:00am - Symphonic Band II Horn Sectional (Uniform Room)
7:00-8:00am - Percussion Ensemble Rehearsal: Escape Velicocity (Ensemble B)
7:15-8:10am - Symphonic Band I Low Brass Sectional (Location TBD)
7:15-8:00am - Wind Symphony Trumpet Sectional (Ensemble A)
8:05am-3:50pm - School Day #115 (regular schedule) 
4:00-5:15pm - Symphonic Band II Flute+Oboe Sectional (Uniform Room)
4:00-4:50pm - Wind Symphony Saxophone Sectional (Ensemble A)
4:15-5:15pm - Percussion Ensemble Rehearsal: Whirlwind (Band Hall)
5:30-6:30pm - Percussion Ensemble Rehearsal: Pyroclastic Steam (Band Hall)
6:00-9:00pm - Varsity Winter Guard Rehearsal (CHS Gyms)
7:00-8:00pm - CHS Band Booster Board Meeting (CHS Band Hall)

Wednesday, March 8, 2017
7:00-8:00am - Symphonic Band II Trombone Sectional (Uniform Room)
7:00-8:00am - Percussion Ensemble Rehearsal: Come Thou Fount (Ensemble B)
7:15-8:00am - Wind Symphony Low Brass Sectional B (Ensemble A)
8:05-3:50pm - School Day #116 (regular schedule) 
4:00-5:15pm - Symphonic Band II Clarinet Sectional (Uniform Room)
4:00-4:45pm – Symphonic Band I Sax+Low Reed Sectional
4:15-5:15pm - Percussion Ensemble Rehearsal: Whirlwind (Band Hall)
6:00-9:00pm - JV Winter Guard Rehearsal (CHS Gyms)

Thursday, March 9, 2017
7:00-8:00am - Symphonic Band II Alto+Tenor Sax Sectional (Uniform Room)
7:15-8:10am - Symphonic Band I Flute + Oboe Sectional (Ensemble B)
7:15-8:00am - Wind Symphony Clarinet Sectional (Ensemble A)
8:00-8:15am - National Honor Society Meeting
8:20am-3:50pm - School Day #117 (regular schedule) 
4:00-5:15pm - Symphonic Band II Bass Clar+Bari Sax+Euph Sectional (Uniform Room)
4:05-5:00pm - Symphonic Band I Horn Sectional (Ensemble A)
4:05-4:45pm - Wind Symphony Horn Sectional (Location TBD) 
4:15-5:15pm - Percussion Ensemble Rehearsals: Cornbread Funk and Whirlwind (Band Hall and Ensemble B)
5:30-6:30pm - Percussion Ensemble Rehearsals: Breakdown and Over the Rainbow (Band Hall and Ensemble B)
6:00-9:00pm - Varsity Winter Guard Rehearsal (CHS Gyms)
7:00-9:00pm - "Purely Rhythmic" Percussion Concert (CHS Auditorium) - Itinerary

Friday, March 10, 2017
7:00-8:00am - Symphonic Band II Basson+Tuba Sectional (Uniform Room)
7:00-8:00am - Percussion Ensemble Rehearsal: Satisfaction (Ensemble B)
7:15-8:10am - Symphonic Band I Trumpet Sectional (Location TBD)
7:15-8:00am - Wind Symphony Flute + Oboe Sectional (Ensemble A)
8:05am-3:50pm - School Day #118 (regular schedule) 
4:00-11:00pm - JV Winter Guard at NTCA Red Oak Contest (Red Oak HS) - Itinerary
4:15-5:45pm - Percussion Ensemble Rehearsal: Yaleo (Band Hall)

Saturday, March 11, 2017
8:00am-12:30pm - CHS Band-approved SAT Test Date

Band Performs in London

2016 LondonParade

March 21, 2016

The Coppell High School Band has just returned from a successful trip to London.

Crowds cheered as the CHS Band marched in the London St Patrick’s Day Parade, performing a medley of patriotic and upbeat tunes. The CHS Band was also honored to perform a concert at Central Hall Westminster, showcasing the high level of discipline, dedication and achievement of the band program.

While in London, the students were able to tour many of the city’s sights, including Windsor Castle, the British Museum, and the Tower of London.

There is an upcoming opportunity to listen to the CHS Band in concert, as they perform at the Coppell High School Auditorium on Thursday March 31st from 7:00 PM.

 

 

Mr. Mason Inducted into Hall of Fame

December 28, 2015

Mr. Scott Mason, Coppell High School Head Band Director, was inducted into the Texas Bandmasters Association Hall of Fame for his outstanding contributions in the classroom. Current and former students, teachers, school officials, city officials, and community members came to celebrate the event. The packed house gave Mr. Mason two standing ovations during the presentation.

Mr. Mason has served as band director at Coppell High School since 1991. He is one of 270 music educators to be inducted to the Texas Bandmasters Association Hall of Fame.

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