Upcoming Events

Feb 24, 2017

Winter Guard Practice

Friday, 4:00-6:00 PM. SES

Feb 25, 2017

Drumline & Winter Guard Practice

Saturday, Battery 9:00-3:00 PM, Pit 12:00-3:00 PM, GWHS 

Feb 27, 2017

Drumline & Winter Guard Practice

Monday, 4:00-6:00 PM. GWHS/SES

Feb 28, 2017

Indoor Drumline Practice

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

March 2, 2017

Pre-Assessment Concert

Thursday, 7:00 PM, GWHS

March 3, 2017

Winter Guard Practice

Friday, 4:00-6:00 PM. SES

March 4, 2017

Sullivan South HS Drumline & 

Winter Guard Competition 

Saturday, Kingsport, Tenn

Indoor Competitions

Powdersville HS
Greenville, SC
1/28/17
Sullivan South HS
Kingsport, TN
3/4/17
Marion Senior HS
Marion, VA 
3/25/17
T.B.D.4/1/17

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Contact Us

Director of Bands

daniel.wilner@wythek12.org

Website Administrator 

scott.lewis@wythek12.org


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

Indoor Schedule  

For the remainder of the season, Winter Guard will practice at Spiller on Mondays and Fridays from 4 to 6 PM & Indoor Percussion will practice at George Wythe  on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 3:30 to 5:30 PM. Drumline will have a practice on Monday, February 27 from 3:30 to 5:30 PM. 





Pre-Assessment Concert

There will be a Pre-Assessment Concert on Thursday, March 2 at 7:00 PM at George Wythe High School. The George Wythe High School & Rural Retreat High School Concert Bands will perform in the auditorium followed by performances from the GWHS Winter Guard & Indoor Drumline in the gym. This concert will give the bands a chance to perform their 2017 Concert Assessment music in front of a live audience as well as get some feedback from two invited clinicians. Concert admission is free and everyone is invited to come watch. 

Drumline & Winter Guard Schedule

For the remainder of the season, Winter Guard will practice at Spiller on Mondays and Fridays from 4 to 6 PM & Indoor Percussion will practice at George Wythe on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 3:30 to 5:30 PM. Drumline & Winter Guard will also practice on Saturday, February 25 from 9:00 AM until 3:00 PM at George Wythe High School. Battery Percussion 9:00 to 3:00 PM & Pit Percussion 12:00 to 3:00 PM. Drumline will also have a practice on February 27 from 3:30 to 5:30 PM.

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!


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. Roll Call for Winter Guard is 10:00 AM & 10:30 AM for Drumline. We should arrive back at GWHS around 1:00 AM. See a detailed schedule by clicking the button below. 

 

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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