Submitted by Sarah Spencer On Friday November, 2nd Sapulpa Chieftains celebrated their football, ping, cross country, and band senior night. All of the seniors in the saxophone and horn line got a senior night gift. The saxophone line spent hours on making a binder with colorful paper and printed out pictures of moments from the…Read the full story.
You might recall the awesome Sapulpa High Marching Band being called upon to march in the Veteran’s Day Parade. In New York City. Yeah, the Big Apple. That was a good day. But that wasn’t the only fun they had. While they were en route to their destination, they dropped their first of two mannequin…Read the full story.
As we reported earlier today, Sapulpa High School Marching Band had been invited to march in the annual Veteran’s Day Parade in New York City, NY. The actual parade was today at 10:00am, but if you weren’t able to tune in—maybe because the link was broken—never fear! One of our good friends was in town…Read the full story.
UPDATE: The link on military.com was not working, but someone found a live stream from an ABC NYC Affiliate! See it here! — Sapulpa High School Marching band was honored to be invited to march and play in the annual New York City Veteran’s Day Parade, which is happening today at 10:00am. You can see…Read the full story.
Sapulpa High School students Kean Murphy, Ehlana Klonecki, Nathaniel Adamson, and Dylan Wilson participated in the recent Taps for Veterans training held at Sapulpa High School on Thursday, September 15th, spearheaded by the Youth Trumpet & Taps Corps. The training in Sapulpa helped the students to learn more about their roles as members of the…Read the full story.
The Sapulpa High School Band has had no shortage of successes this year. If you weren’t following for the last several years, it might seem as though they’ve become something of an overnight success. Of course Band Director Craig Amendt knows that’s simply not true. It’s taken years of hard work and dedication from him,…Read the full story.
The old saying “Practice Makes Perfect” rings true for students in Sapulpa’s Instrumental Music Program. April winds down a year that has been marked with Superior ratings for every form of band music from marching to jazz to solos and includes even the youngest musicians. This year has been nothing less than stellar in every…Read the full story.
Directors Craig Amendt, Michelle Barnes and Kevin Mozarko have a little rearranging to do at the George C. Brite Band Hall. The walls are already too full of awards to accommodate the hardware the instrumental music department brought home last week. Scoring higher than any other 6A-II concert bands in the state, for the first…Read the full story.
Saturday March 5 Sapulpa High School hosted band and orchestra members from around Northeastern Oklahoma. Over 700 students showcased their talent competing in 341 solos and 213 ensembles. Students who received a superior rating in ensemble and solo (with a few other requirements) qualified to go to state competition next month. Sapulpa Instrumental Music Department…Read the full story.
Monday, March 7, Sapulpa high school and junior high band students held their winter concert and coronation. The High School Jazz Band, Symphonic Band, High School Jazz Combo, and High School Wind Ensemble all performed compositions they will be taking to contest this spring. Band Coronation also took place that evening. Students selected representatives from…Read the full story.