A Tradition of Excellence

Updated June 2.

Upcoming dates for marching band:

  • June 21, 7:00 pm: Sturgis Falls rehearsal.

  • June 26, 9:00 am: meet at HS for Sturgis Falls Parade

  • August 5, 9 AM-4 PM: section leader workshop at HS

  • August 6, 9-11:30 AM: new member marching basics.

  • August 6, 12:30-5:30 PM: Uniform checkout for all.

  • August 9, 10, 11, 12: Marching Band camp at the HS.

    • 9:00 am to Noon, 1:30-4:00 pm.​

    • all members (drumline, guard, and winds)

    • August 12 concludes with a parent performance in the evening at our stadium.

  • August 14: CFHS Band Car Wash

Congrats to Ben Shockley (tenor sax), Jace Barry (trumpet), and Eli Smith (guitar) on their selection to the 2021 4A All-State Jazz Band.

Congratulations to CFHS Jazz One for earning an invitation to perform for the 94th annual Iowa Bandmasters Association Conference. They will be featured on a state-wide livestream in May. 

All-State Announcement:​

Congratulations to the following Cedar Falls students accepted into the 2020 All-State Band:

  • Alexandra Somodi, Flute (Orchestra)

  • Claire Shaw, Flute

  • Abigail Townsend, Flute

  • Lauren Wilson, Flute

  • Preston Atkins, Bassoon (Orchestra)

  • Torin Brown, Clarinet

  • Antoine Cuhat, Clarinet

  • Emma Fuchtman, Clarinet

  • Randy Zhang, Clarinet

  • Luke Meyer, Alto Sax

  • Ethan Gruening, Tenor Sax

  • Pascal Cuhat, Trumpet (Orchestra)

  • Jace Barry, Trumpet

  • Dante Verastugi, Trumpet

  • Kristen Engelhardt, Trombone

  • Liam Hendrickson, Trombone

  • Alex Stoner, Trombone

  • Sarah Campbell, Tuba

  • Kate Galyen, Percussion

  • Adam Schroeder, Percussion

Selected as alternates to the 2020 All-State Band:

  • Juliana Heinen, Clarinet

  • Gabrielle Townsend, Alto Sax

  • Carter Guse, Percussion