Irving Band


Saturday – October 3rd

Sound of Springtown Marching Showcase

1st Division Trophy

5th in Prelims

5th in Finals


  1. Please consider donating more bottled water
  2. Tomorrow (Fri) — load at 5 PM, go to Forrester Field, home at 11 PM
  3. SATURDAY — 8 AM rehearsal, at 12:15 perform at PREVIEW OF CHAMPIONS – Mansfield’s Vernon Newsome Stadium
  4. SATURDAY – Go to “The Parks Mall” in Arlington, home at 6 PM or 11 PM (depending upon finals)

NEXT WEEK: 9/28-10/3

Friday — Irving VS Mac — Middle School Band Night!  *Make sure , your GOODIE BAGS are FINISHED!

SATURDAY:  9:30 AM rehearse, then leave for SPRINGTOWN CONTEST – Porcupine Stadium, 495 Po Jo Drive, Springtown, TX 76082, home at 11 PM *If you are taking the SAT TEST today, please let Dr. G know. We will need to make special arrangements for you.


*Grades TAKE EFFECT this week!!!

Mon — 4:45 — 6:45 PM rehearsal

Tue — IRVING PRE-UIL BAND NIGHT — load trucks at 4:30 PM, load buses at 6 PM, perform at Irving ISD Stadium at 8 PM, home around 9:15 PM

Wed — no rehearsal

Thur — 7 AM rehearsal, homecoming parade @ 10 AM, Early School Release at Noon – Bonfire at 8 PM

Fri — 7 AM rehearsal, 5:30 load and go to Homecoming Football Game -(March UIL Show Pre-Game at 7pm) (only band members who passed all classes)


UIL MARCHING CONTEST — Saturday, Oct 17, 2 PM   Duncanville HS Stadium (schedule to come)

BAND BOOSTER MEETING will be October 20

A HUGE, HUGE thanks and shout out to Mr. Romo, for building our awesome drum racks, and Mrs. Salmi for building our steps and front panels!!!

– Dr. G


Hola miembros de banda,

Recordatorios y actualizaciones de el horario:


  1. Por favor consideren donar mas agua embotellada J
  2. Mañana (Viernes 9/25) – cargamos el autobus a las 5:00 p.m.  vamos a Forrester  Field  y regresamos a las 11:00 p.m.
  3. El Sábado 9/26 ensayamos a las 8:00 a.m y participamos a las 12:15 p.m. en el Estadio de Mansfield Vernon Newsome
  4. El Sábado  9/26 Vamos a “The Parks Mall” en Arlington, regresamos a Irving High a las 6:00 p.m o 11:00 p.m  (dependiendo de la fase final)


Viernes 10/2 – Irving VS Mac – Noche de Banda de Escuelas de Secundaria!  * Asegúrese que aigan terminado sus bolsas de golosinas.

El Sábado 10/3 Ensayamos a las 9:30 a.m. después nos vamos al CONCURSO de SPRINGTOWN, Porcupine Stadium, 495 Po Jo Drive, Springtown, TX 76082, llegamos a Irving High a las 11:00 p.m * Si algun estudiente esta tomando el  examen SAT el Sabado 10/3 por favor infórmele a Dr. G. tendremos que hacer  arreglos necesarios.


Lunes – 10/5 Ensayo de 4:45 p.m. – 6:45 p. m.

Martes –10/6 IRVING PRE-UIL BAND NIGHT- cargamos el autobus  a las 6:00 p.m ., participamos en el Estadio de Irving ISD a las 8:00 p.m., regresamos a Irving  High a las 9:15 p.m.

Miércoles – 10/7 No hay ensayo

Jueves – 10/8 Ensayo a las 7:00 a.m. , desfile de homecoming y fogata a las 8:00 p.m.

Viernes – 10/9 Ensayo a las 7:00 a.m. , cargamos el autobus a las 5:30 y vamos al juego de fútbol de Homecoming (sólo miembros de la banda que pasaron todas las clases)


Concurso de MARCHING UIL – el Sábado 17 de Octubre a las 2:00 p.m. en el Estadio de Duncanville HS

Junta de Band Boosters será el 20 de Octubre

 Me gustaria agredecer al Sr. Romo por  la construcción de nuestro impresionante estante de tamores y a la Sra. Salmi por la construcción de nuestros pasos y paneles frontales!!!

Dr. G

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2015-2016 Drum Majors

Charlie Abrego – Senior Drum Major
Luis Gonzalez – Senior Drum Major
Paola Puentes – Junior Drum Major
Kim Tran – Junior Drum Major

Drum Captain

Jeysel Valencia

Colorguard Captains

Elena Lopez
Aurelia Witt

Section Leaders

Sindi Flores
Rocio Hernandez
Stephanie Hernandez
Krissiha Lagos
Demi Moore
Nick O’Brien
Diana Ramos
Diego Reyes
Jaquelina Rodriguez
Ricardo Vega

Drill Instructors

Ulysses Campos
Angel Covarrubias
Devon Ferris
Alix Garcia
Karin Gomez
Brian Jimenez
Alicia Laguna
Aileen Marquez
Manuel Perez
Mario Perez
April Ponce
Alexa Quiroz
Alexander Ramirez
Agustin Reyes III
Erik Vargas


Irving Tiger Band

Region XX UIL Marching Contest – 1st Division

Area C Marching Competition – 18th Place

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1st Division Region XX Marching Contest

Saturday – October 18, 2014

“We must all suffer from one of two pains: the pain of discipline or the pain of regret. The difference is discipline weighs ounces while regret weighs tons.”

― Jim Rohn

“Do or do not. There is no try.”

― Yoda