9/4 - 5th Grade Band STARTS
9/4 - MB Rehearsal, 5-7pm
9/6 - Home vs. Oberlin, MB report @ 4:30pm
9/6 - $135 Peach Bowl Payment DUE
9/11 - MB Rehearsal, 7-9pm (Mandatory evening rehearsal)
9/13 - Away vs. Keystone, MB report @ 4:30pm
9/14 - SC Parade of Bands, MB report @ 4:30pm
9/18 - MB Rehearsal, 5-7pm
9/20 - Homecoming vs. Monroeville, MB report @ 4:30pm for parade
         SC Alumni Band performs, see info below.
9/25 - MB Rehearsal, 5-7pm
927 - Away vs. Mapleton, report @ 4:30pm

POB T-Shirts

Order your Parade of Bands T-Shirts today! This year, select either a black or grey shirt or BOTH!. Pre-sale shirts range from $12 or $14, if you wait to purchase your shirt at the gate, they will cost $15. Click here to download the order form. Money and Forms DUE FRIDAY, Sept. 6 by 12:00 PM.

alumni band - calling all alumni

9/20 - The Alumni Band will perform at halftime on Saturday, Sept. 20, 2019 during the last part of halftime (approx. 8:15pm) and then are welcome to join us for a band meal during 3rd quarter in the JH cafeteria. All alumni are required to wear an ALUMNI TEE, please click the link to register & order long sleeve tee (if you don't already have one from years past). Download/view the information form. T-shirt orders must be received by Sept. 6 to guarantee delivery.

Cedar point trip

10/11 - MB/HG/DL Reward trip, depart @ 4:30pm. $43 ticket cost. Monies and forms DUE Oct. 9. Click here to download form.

Band Concerts 

December 4 - Winter Concert (Grades 7-12) @ 6:30pm
January 22 - Winter Concert (Grades 5 & 6) @ 6:30pm
May 6 - Spring Concert (Grades 5-12) @ 6:30pm

Performance Uniforms

*As per the band handbook

Marching Band - issued Trojan uniform (some items are purchased by students), Summer uniform includes khaki shorts & black band t-shirt (for any June or July performances).
Concert Band (HS/JH) - All wear black dress pants, black long sleeved button down collar dress shirt, black socks, black dress shoes, and white matted tie will be issued.
Jazz Band - All wear black dress pants, black long sleeved button down collar dress shirt, black socks, black dress shoes, and white gloss tie will be issued.
Pep Band - Black band t-shirt and long blue jeans
5th/6th Grade Bands - Black band t-shirt and long blue jeans

SC Band Videos

If you would like to see our videos on Youtube, click here. Videos uploaded regularly.

Band Facebook Page

Like us on Facebook! Search for "South Central Trojan Bands" or simply click on the image below. This will be one of the ways that Mr. Gaither will communicate with band parents, students, alumni, and friends.

Mr. Gaither

Mr. Gaither received his Bachelor of Arts in Music Education degree from Hiram College and his Masters of Education from Kent State University. Mr. Gaither's primary instrument is euphonium. Mr. Gaither's wife is a music therapist at Cleveland Clinic Hospital in Akron and sings in the Cleveland Orchestra Chorus.

Feel free to email Mr. Gaither at: jgaither@south-central.org