Jason Stone

Music: Frank Sullivan
Visual: Brian Shay
Percussion: Greg Power & Christopher Truitt
Auxiliary: Leticia Alcuran

Visual: Rudy Ruiz & Brenden Lee
Percussion: Greg Power, Christopher Truitt, & Ben Lewis
Brass: James Myers
Color Guard: Leticia Alcuran, Danny DeLuna, & Brian Nunez

Band Presidents: Zach Northrup & Selina Cho
Drum Major: Maia Sable
Woodwind Captains: Travis Dietlin & Aidan Mase
Brass Captain: Liam Crehan
Battery Captain: Johan Hsu
Front Ensemble Captain: Zach Northrup
Color Guard Captains: Selina Cho, Caelan McCollum, McKenna Jones

Home Football Game Band Coordinators: Shannon Berry & Genna Kern
Field Show Competition Coordinator: Deb Parker
Marching Band and Concert Attire: Dino Lorenzana
Color Guard Representative: Michele Jones

Time Commitments

Classroom / Practice Schedule:
  • ​Students are required to register for Band class (usually first period)
  • Counts as Physical Education credit
Marching Band:
  • Occasional zero-period rehearsals during fall field season on 1-3-5 block days
  • Evening rehearsals on Tuesday/Thursday from 5:30pm-8:30pm
  • Occasional Saturday morning rehearsal
  • Band Workshops – first week of summer vacation and week before Band Camp
  • Band Camp – last week of summer vacation
Symphonic Band
  • Occasional zero-period or evening rehearsals in preparation for special concerts or festivals

Annual Performances & Events

Marching Band
  • Preview Show (welcome back from Band Camp)
  • Los Angeles County Fair Parade (early September)
  • Halftime performance – home LCHS football games
  • Band in the Stands – away LCHS football games and School Assemblies
  • Elementary School Tour – Friday in October
  • WBA Competitions – 3-4 Saturday Competitions
  • Friends and Family Show (prior to leaving for Championships)
  • WBA Championships – Full Weekend Competition
  • Montrose Christmas Parade
  • Disneyland/California Adventure Parade
  • La Canada Fiesta Days Parade
Symphonic Band
  • Winter Spectacular (December)
  • Band Festival Concert (March)
  • Band and Orchestra Festival (at LCHS)
  • Concerto Concert (April)
  • Instrumental Pops Concert (late April)
Tours: Even Numbered Years
  • 2014: Ireland – Dublin St. Patrick’s Day Parade
  • 2016: New York City
  • 2018: Ireland – Dublin St. Patrick’s Day Parade
  • 2020: New York City

The LCHS Marching Spartans

The 95-member Marching Band, Pit Percussion (Front Ensemble), and Auxiliary (Color Guard) perform at LCHS football games, march in the La Canada Fiesta Days and Montrose Christmas parades, and compete in Division 3A in the Western Band Association. After completion of the Fall Field Season, students shift to Symphonic Band, which performs multiple concerts throughout the winter and spring seasons.

2019 Competition Schedule and Results

Competition Date Score Result
Ayala Music In Motion Tournament 10/12/19 70.15 7th
Vista Murrieta SoCal Tournament of Gold 10/26/19 75.65 2nd
Don Lugo Conquistador Classic 11/2/19 75.35 5th
SoCal Super Show 11/9/19 73.95 9th
Trabuco Hills Tournament in the Hills 11/16/19 77.7 6th
WBA Championships 11/23/19 79.05 13th