Allison W., Zack S., Sarah D., Abby F., and Spencer D. have been chosen to represent Harrisburg High School at the 54th Annual Augustana College Band Festival, November 11-12, 2011 on the Augustana College Campus. About 300 high school instrumentalists and 70 band directors representing schools from Iowa, Minnesota, and South Dakota will attend the [...]
The Harrisburg Music Boosters will once again be sponsoring frozen food sales. Students can sell from November 8th - 17th. This fundraiser is not mandatory, but is made available by the music boosters to help students earn money to offset the cost of the music trips. All profits earned by each student are credited directly [...]
The middle school band program added something back to the curriculum this year. After a few years away from marching, the Harrisburg Middle School Band got back in step this year, taking to the streets for a couple parades. The 130-member band marched to the tune "Louie, Louie" and participated in both the Harrisburg Homecoming [...]
On October 7th, the Harrisburg High School Marching Tigers participated in the Lake Area Marching Festival, held in Chester, SD. The festival included bands from over 20 area schools. The Marching Tigers performed well and walked away with a 2nd place finish in class A.
On October 1st, the Harrisburg High School Marching Tigers packed up their marching gear and made the long trip to Sioux Falls to participate in the 2011 Festival of Bands parade. Although the Marching Tigers were not competing, they marched well and represented Harrisburg High School with Pride!
The Harrisburg 5th Grade and High School Bands will present their 2011 Winter Concert on December 5th in the Harrisburg High School Auditorium. The concert begins at 7:00pm and will feature performances by the 5th grade band, high school band, and the HS jazz ensemble. Bring the whole family and come enjoy a night of [...]
The dates have been set for the 2011 Harrisburg High School Marching Band Camp. We will meet August 15th-19th from 3:00-6:00 PM. Please mark your calendars now! Be prepared for the potential heat -- Bring water, sunscreen, etc. We will spend time on marching fundamentals, rehearsing music, and learning the new marching show. Looking forward [...]
Congratulations to Harrisburg High School Band member Leah Buller on her selection to the 2011 South Dakota All-State Band. The 2011 SD All-State Band will be held at Yankton High School in Yankton, SD, with the Clark band performing at 8:00 PM on Saturday, March 27th. Leah is the first Harrisburg student selected to the [...]
The Winter Season is upon us! The Harrisburg Middle School Band will present their 2011 Winter Concert on December 2nd in the Harrisburg High School Auditorium. The concert begins at 7:00pm and will feature performances by the 6th grade band, a combined 7th & 8th grade band, and the MS jazz ensemble. Bring the whole [...]
The Harrisburg High School All-State Singers and Jr/Sr Band students will perform December 8th for the Christmas at the Capitol in Pierre. The students will perform from 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm in the Capitol rotunda. The performances are free and open to the public. This year's Christmas at the Capitol celebration highlights nearly 100 [...]
Beginning September 29th, all Harrisburg music students in grades 7-12 will have the opportunity to participate in a frozen foods fundraiser to help offset the cost of future music trips. Order forms are available from the music directors. Students are to collect money at the time of the sale. Order forms are due back no [...]
The Harrisburg High School Band Fall Schedule is now available for download. These dates are subject to change, please see the calendar page for the most up to date information. HHS Fall 2010 Band Schedule (PDF)
The parent/student meeting for all those interested in participating in the HS music trip to Dallas has been scheduled for September 14th at 7:00 PM in the HS Auditorium. This meeting will cover school policies and procedures, tentative itinerary, approximate costs, etc. If you have an interest in participating in the music trip but are [...]
Calling all Fifth Grade students and parents!! Two meetings will be held for 5th grade students and parents of 5th students interested in joining band this year. A meeting will be held at Explorer Elementary on Aug. 10th and Liberty Elementary on Aug. 12th. Students and parents are encouraged to attend one of these meetings. [...]