Instrumental Music

2022-23 Theme Verse

“Let the peace of Christ rule in your hearts, since as members of one body you were called to peace. And be thankful.”

Colossians 3:15 (NIV)


Music Department Mission Statement:

 The CLHS Music Department shares God's gift of music, strives towards choral and instrumental excellence, and fosters each student to become a cooperative creative artist.

Recent Successes


TAPPS 6A Overall State Band Champions

2016, 2017, 2022


TAPPS 6A Overall State Band Runner-Up

2018, 2019

TAPPS 6A Overall State Band 3rd Place



Band Tours to Illinois, Michigan, and Ohio in March 2019 and Southern California in March 2022.

Course Options


Symphonic Band

Our main ensemble, Symphonic Band, meets during the 1st period of the school day.  Symphonic Band includes students who play brass, woodwind, percussion, and strings.  


Symphonic Band Highlights:

  • 4 Major Concerts a year
  • Out-of-State Tour every two years
  • TAPPS Music Competitions
  • All State and Honor Band opportunities

Extra-curricular Ensemble Opportunities:

  • Jazz Band
  • Pep Band
  • Drumline
  • Field Band
  • Handbell Choir
  • The Messengers (praise band)