October 26th UArizona Band Day and more

Download all the details for this weekend's U of A Band Day!

Presale for Shirts for Band Day

" In preparation for our big day, our bookstore who has UA Band Day apparel is preselling items. This will guarantee items for you and your students the day of. You will be able to pick up your presale items at the bookstore in the stadium the day of the event. Please follow the link below to shop for items."


Also, a parent vendor will be selling the buttons/pins image at the stadium. Look for them while there.


October 30th, 2021

"The Fred Fox School of Music and Pride of Arizona Marching Band are proud to host the 68th Annual University of Arizona Band Day at Arizona Stadium on Saturday, October 30, 2021, from 8:00 a.m. to 10:30 p.m.

Featuring the finest high school marching bands from across Arizona, ranging in size from 30 to over 250 members, each band is evaluated by a panel of expert judges from around the nation in a number of categories including visual execution, musical presentation, and overall performance.

The Pride of Arizona, under the direction of Fred Fox School of Music professor Chad Shoopman, will also present exhibition performances at the conclusion of the morning and afternoon sessions. This year’s show features the music of Panic! At the Disco."

From UArizona Website

Student Copper Thunder Photo information. Because photo day for individuals was rescheduled, please hold on to those individual photo forms.  Group photos were taken and Mr. Knox should have spoken to students about ordering those. The individual photos for all instrumental programs will be sometime in November- Chris Durnan

Volunteer Needs

Competition Volunteer Sign-Up for Marching Band Season 2021

We appreciate all your help in keeping the program running. Thank you!

Parent Volunteers

We will need to pull your volunteer application. If you have completed one with the Vail School District already, THANK YOU!

If you still need to. HERE is the link. Thank you!



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