2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017 LGPE SUPERIOR & EXCELLENT RATING!!!!

 
2016-17 - Superior Ratings

On Wednesday, March 15, 2017 and Friday, March 17, 2017, the Bands performed at the annual LGPE at Discovery HS.  With two performing groups, it is evident growth is continuing within our Band Program.  Our first group, Symphonic Band earned ALL Superior ratings on stage and in Sight Reading.  The Wind Symphony also played a difficult program and earned All Superior ratings on stage and in sight-reading.  

Way to go Symphonic Band & Wind Symphony!!!!

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2015-16 - Superior Ratings

On Monday, March 14, 2016, the Bands performed at the annual LGPE at Norcross HS.  With two performing groups, it is evident growth is continuing within our Band Program.  Our first group, Concert Band earned Superior ratings on stage and in Sight Reading.  The Wind Symphony also played a difficult program and earned All Superior ratings on stage and in sight-reading.  Both groups made great strides from our Pre-LGPE performance in February and did very well at Norcross.  We continue to live up to and create a strong tradition of excellence to define our program.

Way to go Concert Band & Wind Symphony!!!!

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2014-15 - Excellent & Superior Ratings

On Thursday, March 19, 2015, the Bands performed at the annual LGPE at Norcross HS.  With two performing groups, it is evident growth is continuing within our Band Program.  Our first group, Concert Band earned an Excellent rating on stage performing a challenging program.  The Wind Symphony also played a difficult program and earned All Superior ratings on stage and in sight-reading.  Both groups made great strides from our Pre-LGPE performance in February and did very well at Norcross.  We continue to live up to and create a strong tradition of excellence to define our program.

Way to go Concert Band & Wind Symphony!!!!

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2013-14 - Excellent & Superior Ratings

On Tuesday, March 4, 2014, the Bands performed another challenging program.  Once again, our program has grown and we had two groups to perform at LGPE.  Concert Band earned an Excellent rating on stage and a Superior in sight-reading.  The Wind Symphony played a very difficult program (I lost count of the number of notes) and earned All Superior ratings on stage and in sight-reading.  Both groups made great strides from our Pre-LGPE performance in February and did very well in Jefferson.  Please congratulate the members of both groups for continuing our tradition of excellence.

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2012-13 - Excellent & Superior Ratings

On Wednesday, March 6, 2013, the Bands performed a challenging program.  This also marks the first time that Mountain View sent 2 bands to LGPE.  The Concert Band played a Level IV program and earned all Excellent ratings on stage and in sight-reading.  The Wind Symphony played a split Level V/VI program and earned an Excellent rating on stage and a Superior rating in sight-reading.  The Band continues to show growth and improvement by earning these high marks.  Please congratulate all of the members of the Concert Band and Wind Symphony for another outstanding performance!

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2011-12 - Superior Ratings

On Friday, March 9, 2012, the Band performed a challenging level V program at the annual District 13 Large Group Performance Evaluation and earned straight Superior ratings on stage and in sight-reading.  For a third consecutive year, the band has improved and earned top marks in our Pursuit of Excellence.  Please congratulate the Symphonic Band students for another great performance!

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2010-11 - Superior Ratings

On Friday March 11, 2010, the Band performed in the annual District 13 Large Group Performance Evaluation and again earned Superior ratings on stage and in sight-reading.  For the second year in a row, the band has earned top scores and continues to establish a Tradition of Excellence.  Please congratulate the members of the Symphonic Band for this outstanding achievement!

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 2009-10 - Superior Ratings

The Band performed at the annual District 13 Large Group Performance Evaluation and earned a Superior rating.  This is the first year of the High School and we're all so very proud of the students' hard work!

A high Standard of Excellence has been set and one that will continue to define our Program with Excellence in Everything!

 

 

 

Jazz Band LGPE

The Jazz Band has performed the last few years in the Performance Evaluation and received top marks!  Congratulations on keeping the tradition of excellence for our Band Program!

2016 Jazz LGPE at Greater Atlanta Christian Schools - Superior Ratings

2014 Jazz LGPE at Collins Hill - Superior Ratings

2013 Jazz LGPE at Jackson County - Excellent and Superior Ratings

2012 Jazz LGPE at Jackson County - Superior Ratings

2011 Jazz LGPE at Jackson County - Superior Ratings

2016 Marching Band Results

CONGRATULATIONS BLACK & GOLD BRIGADE!!!!!

Legacy of Champions - October 8, 2016

The Marching Band competed in the Legacy of Champions at Carrollton HS in Carrollton, GA. The Band performed exceptionally well and came away with SUPERIOR & EXCELLENT RATINGS in captions for Color Guard, Percussion, Drum Major and Band.   In addition to this achievement, the Band received the following awards:

  • 3rd Place Class AA Color Guard
  • 1st Place Class AA Percussion
  • 3rd Place Class AA Drum Major
  • 3rd Place Class AA Band

Legacy of Champions - October 22, 2016

Just a few weeks after the performance at the Legacy of Champions, the  Black & Gold Brigade once again competed in the 2016 Collins Hill HS Eagles Nest Invitational and received Best in Class AA for Color Guard, Best in Class Percussion and overall 2nd Place Band.

Please congratulate all the members of the Marching Band for another successful season and continuing the Tradition of Excellence!

2015 Marching Band Results

CONGRATULATIONS BLACK & GOLD BRIGADE!!!!!

Lake Lanier Tournament of Bands - October 3, 2015

The Marching Band competed in the Lake Lanier Tournament of Bands at Chestatee HS in Gainesville. The Band performed exceptionally well and came away with ALL SUPERIOR RATINGS in every caption for Color Guard, Percussion, Drum Major and Band.   In addition to this momentous achievement, the Band received the following awards:

  • 2nd Place Class AA Color Guard - Superior
  • 2nd Place Class AA Percussion -Superior
  • 1st Place Class AA Drum Major - Superior
  • 2nd Place Class AA Band - Superior
  • Sweepstakes Award for receiving all Superior Ratings
  • 1st Place Silver Division Drum Major

 

The Band competed in Class AA for the first time in our history and performed extremely well on a very wet Saturday. Please congratulate all the members of the Marching Band for this wonderful achievement!!!!

Winter Guard

As our program has grown, we have had several groups to represent our program in the Southern Association for Performing Arts (SAPA) circuit.  Winter Guard is a competitive sport where students perform amazing choreography using dance, flags, rifles and sabers to recorded music across the Southeastern United States.  Since 2011, we have had  groups featuring students from our high school and the middle school programs.

Our program has fielded groups in class Cadet (2011), Novice (2012-14, 2016) and in Scholastic Regional A (2015).  These students have won several awards and placed at the SAPA Championships.  

A list of some of the accomplishments will be coming here so that you can see how our program truly is comprehensive and award winning!

2016 Season (Novice Class)

  • 4th Place - Kennesaw Mountain Premier Show
  • 1st Place - South Forsyth HS
  • 2nd Place - Mill Creek HS
  • 1st Place - Flowery Branch HS
  • 1st Place - River Ridge HS
  • 3rd Place & Bronze Medal Winners in the 10th Annual SAPA Championships Scholastic Novice Class - Topaz Division

2015 Season (SRA)

  • 2nd Place - Kell HS
  • Most Improved Guard SAPA Championships

2014 Season (Novice)

  • 3rd Place - East Coweta HS
  • 15th Place SAPA Championships

2013 Season (Novice)

  • 9th Place SAPA Championships

2012 Season (SRA)

  • 10th Place SAPA Championships

2011 Marching Band Competition Results

Lake Lanier Tournament of Bands - October 1, 2011

The Marching Band competed in the 2011 LLTB at Chestatee High School in Gainesville, GA in class AAAA.  Competing against bands nearly 5 times our size, the band did extremely well and received the following awards:

  • Superior Color Guard, 1st in Class (and 2nd highest score of all guards for the day)
  • Superior Drumline, 3rd in Class
  • Superior Drum Major (Robert Chambers), 1st in Class (and 2nd highest score of all drum majors for the day)
  • Excellent Band, 2nd Place in Class

Congratulations to the Marching Band for doing well in Class AAAA!!!

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Eagle's Nest Invitational - October 15, 2011

The Marching Band competed in the 12th Annual ENI Competition at Collins Hill HS in Class A.  Awards were given out for ratings and then for Best in Class for Color Guard, Visual Performance, Music Performance, General Effect, & Drumline (Drum Majors were for comments only but Robert again did a great job leading the band!!!)  The Band once again earned high marks and had an impressive show receiving the following awards:

  • Superior Color Guard, 1st in Class
  • Excellent Drumline, 1st in Class
  • Excellent Band, 1st place in Visual Performance Caption; 1st Place in General Effect Caption; 2nd place Music Performance Caption; and 1st Place Best Band in Class A

Congratulations again to the Marching Band for another successful year! 

2010 Marching Band Competitions

This year, the marching band competed in our first ever competitions.

Our first competition was at the 2nd Annual Georgia Contest of Champions at East Jackson HS.  The band performed awesome!!  We earned the following awards:

  •    Excellent rating for Band
  •    Excellent rating for Drum Major
  •    Excellent rating for Percussion
  •    Superior rating for Color Guard
  •    1st Place/Best in Class for Class A Color Guard
  •    2011 Spirit Award

Our second competition was at the 33rd Annual Greater Atlanta Marching Festival at Rockdale County HS.  Again, the band performed well and we improved all scores and earned the following awards:

  •    Excellent rating for Band
  •    Superior rating for Drum Major
  •    Superior rating for Percussion
  •    Superior rating for Color Guard
  •    3rd Place for Drum Major
  •    3rd Place for Color Guard

Stay tuned as the Mountain View Band program continues to grow and improve every performance!!!!

 

GO BEARS!!!