Upcoming Events

Jan 23, 2017

Winter Guard Practice 

Monday, 3:30-5:30 PM, SMMS

Band Booster Meeting 

Monday, 7:00 PM, GWHS BR

Jan 26, 2017

Drumline Practice 

Thursday, 3:30-5:30 PM, GWHS

Jan 27, 2017

Drumline & 

Winter Guard Practice 

Friday, 3:30-5:30 PM, SMMS/GWHS

Jan 28, 2017

Drumline & 

Winter Guard Competition 

Saturday, Greenville, SC

Jan 30, 2017

Drumline Practice 

Monday, 3:30-5:30 PM, GWHS

Jan 31, 2017

Winter Guard Practice 

Tuesday, 3:30-5:30 PM, SMMS

Feb 2, 2017

Winter Guard Practice 

Thursday, 3:30-5:30 PM, SMMS

Feb 3-4, 2017

VBODA District 7

All-District Band Event

Friday-Saturday, Abingdon, VA

Indoor Competitions

Powdersville HS
Greenville, SC
Sullivan South HS
Kingsport, TN
Marion Senior HS
Marion, VA 

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Director of Bands


Website Administrator 


George Wythe High School

#1 Maroon Way

Wytheville, VA 24382

Phone: (276)228-3981

Fax: (276) 228-4124

Scott Memorial Middle School

950 South 7th Street  

Wytheville, VA 24382

Phone: (276) 228-2851

Fax: (276) 228-8261

Important Info

Updated Practice Times for Indoor Winter Guard & Drumline

Please check the calendar page or the upcoming events box to the left for updated practice times for Indoor Winter Guard & Drumline. A schedule for the Powdersville Qualifier will be postsed ASAP. 

Powdersville Indoor Qualifier 

The GWHS Indoor Drumline & Winter Guard will be traveling to Greenville, South Carolina for the Indoor Qualifier at Powdersville High School this Saturday, January 28, 2017. A detailed schedule for the day will be posted as soon as Powdersville releases their offical schedule. 

VBODA District VII All-District Band 

VBODA District VII All-District Band is being held at the Southwest Virginia Higher Education Center in Abingdon, VA on Friday, February 3 & Saturday, February 4, 2017. A detailed schedule and information sheet is linked to the button below. Congratulations to all the GWHS & SMMS Band Students who have been selected to attend!


Virginia Tech Honor Band Weekend 

Selected Band Members will be heading to Virginia Tech on January 20, 2017 for the 20th Annual Virginia Tech Honor Band. Students will audition, be placed in a band, attend rehearsals & clinics, & perform a concert Sunday evening. A detailed information sheet and schedule is attached below.  Congratulations to Jared Younger, Ethan Lamrouex, Kaitlyn Farthing, Sophie Saliba, Binal Patel, & Nick Meredith for being nominated to attend. 


Drumline & Winter Guard Updated Schedule

Click the button below to access the updated Indoor Schedule for the month of January 2017. The Drumline will practice at George Wythe High School & the Winter Guard will practice at Scott Memorial Middle School. 

Winter Break Indoor Schedule 

The GWHS Indoor Drumline & Winter Guard practice schedule for Winter Break is as follows: Monday, Dec 19th - Both Groups 3:30-5:30 PM; Tuesday, Dec 20th - Drumline Only 12:30-3:30 PM; Wednesday, Dec 21st - Both Groups 12-6 PM; Wednesday, Dec 28th - Both Groups 12-6 PM 


2016 Winter Band Concert

On Thursday, December 15th the 6th Grade Beginning Band, 7th Grade Band, GWHS Percussion Ensemble, & GWHS/8th Grade Concert Band will perform their Winter Concert @ 7:00 PM in the GWHS Auditorium. 6th/7th Graders need to report to the GWHS Band Room by 6:20 PM and the HS/8th Grade Concert Band Members by 6:30 PM. The dress code for the bands will be black dress shoes, black pants, white button up shirt, & black tie for gentlemen and for ladies black shoes with a white top with black skirt/dress pants. 

All-District Band Results 

VBODA District VII All-District Band Auditions were held at John Battle High School in Washington County on December 10, 2016. Great job to every student who tried out! 

Congratulations to Abby Storms (Senior Symphonic), Binal Patel (Senior Concert), Ethan Lamrouex (Senior Concert), Sophie Saliba (Senior Concert), Kaitlyn Farthing (Senior Concert), Nicholas Meredith (Senior Concert), Scott Pakkidis (Senior Concert), Josh Blakenship (Senior Concert), Henry Hutzel (Senior Concert), Madeline Fowler (Senior Concert), Cortney Phaup (Junior Symphonic), Kevin Nguyen (Junior Concert), Justin Felts (Junior Symphonic), Katie Umbarger (Junior Concert), and Riley Keen (Junior Concert). 

Playoff Game @ Sussex Central 

On Saturday, December 3rd the Mighty Maroon Marching Band will travel to Sussex Central High School for the FB Semi-Finals Playoff Game. We will stop for lunch and dinner on the way to and from the game. Students will need to bring money for these stops. 

Due to the game the band will not participate in the Wytheville Christmas Parade and will not have parade practice on Tuesday and Thursday. Indoor Drumline & Winter Guard schedules will adjust accordingly. 

George Wythe High School & Scott Memorial Middle School Bands

Home of the Mighty Maroon Band

"The Pride of the Mountain Empire"

Wytheville, Virginia 24382

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