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Mighty Buffalo Band


GHS Band Calendar and Upcoming Events

Fall
  • 7/22-24 - Drumline Camp BH 8:30-11:30, 1-3:00
  • 7/22-23 -  ColorGuard/Student Leadership BH 8-3
  • 7/24 - ColorGuard/Student Leadership BH 8-12
  • 7/26 - Student Leadership Day San Antonio All Day
  • 7/29-7/30 - Summer Band – Rookies & Leadership BH/MS Gym/Stadium 8-11 AM 
  • Instrument Checkout / Supplies BH 1-4 PM
  • 7/31-8/2 Summer Band - All BH/MS Gym/Stadium 8-11 AM, 1-4 PM
  • 8/2 Social Event TBA 6-8 PM
  • 8/5-9 Summer Band BH/MS Gym/Stadium 5:30–8:00 PM
  • 8/9 -  Convocation (small group) Cafeteria 7:30 AM
  • 8/12 - Evening Rehearsal BH/ Stadium 5:30–8:00 PM
  • 8/19 -  Evening Rehearsal/Meet The Buffs? BH 6-8:30 PM
  • 8/26 - Evening Rehearsal BH 6-8:30 PM
  • 8/30 - Away Football Rockdale TBA
  • 9/2 - Evening Rehearsal BH/PF/Stadium 6-8:30
  • 9/6 - Away Football Wimberley TBA
  • 9/9 - Evening Rehearsal BH/PF/Stadium 6-8:30
  • 9/13 - Football v. Taylor Buffalo Stadium TBA
  • 9/16 - Evening Rehearsal BH/PF/Stadium 6-8:30
  • 9/20 - Football v. Cameron (Booster Meal) Buffalo Stadium TBA
  • 9/21 - ATSSB Region Jazz Auditions Taylor All Day
  • 9/23 - Evening Rehearsal BH/PF/Stadium 6-8:30
  • 9/27 - Away Football Navarro TBA
  • 9/30 - Evening Rehearsal BH/PF/Stadium 6-8:30
  • 10/4 - OPEN FRIDAY
  • 10/5 - Blinn Marching Festival Cub Stadium, Brenham All Day
  • 10/7 - Evening Rehearsal BH/PF/Stadium 6-8:30
  • 10/11 - Football v. Caldwell Buffalo Stadium TBA
  • 10/12 - TBA Marching Festival Bastrop or Edna All Day
  • 10/14 - Evening Rehearsal BH/PF/Stadium 6-8:30
  • 10/18 - Away Football Bellville TBA
  • 10/19 - UIL MARCHING CONTEST Buffalo Stadium All Day
  • 10/25 - Football v.Royal (Homecoming) Buffalo Stadium TBA
  • 11/1 - Away Football Smithville TBA
  • 11/8 - Football v. LaGrange (Band Sr .Night) LaGrange TBA
  • 11/11 - Veteran’s Day Tour Giddings TBA
  • 11/15-? - Football Playoffs TBA TBA
  • 11/15-16 - ATSSB Jazz Rehearsal & Concert Bastrop TBA
  • 12/7 - ATSSB All-Region Auditions Smithville TBA
  • 12/? - Christmas Concert Cafetorium 7 PM
  • 12/14? - Santa At The Courthouse Courthouse TBA
SPRING
  • 1/11 - ATSSB Area Auditions Waco – Robinson HS All Day
  • 1/31-2/1  - Region Band Clinic and Concert Bastrop TBA
  • 2/8 - UIL Solo and Ensemble Smithville All Day
  • 2/12-15 - All-State Band/TMEA Convention San Antonio
  • 3/18 - Blinn Music Meet Brenham TBA
  • 4/19 - Booster Chicken Dinner Fundraiser TBA TBA
  • 4/21 or 22 - UIL Concert/Sight Reading Bastrop TBA
  • 4/20-28 - Color Guard Tryout Practice BH/Gym TBA
  • 4/29 - Color Guard/ Drum Major Tryouts BH
  • 4/30 - Spring Concert Cafetorium 7:00
  • 5/1-2? - Spring Trip Dallas
  • 5/16 - Lee Co. Fair Parade City Park TBA
  • 5/30 or 6/1 - State Solo & Ensemble Pflugerville/Hendrickson TBA

Band Staff Bios

Brian Stewart, Band Director

Mr. Brian Stewart is beginning his 19th year in Giddings TX, and 27th year of teaching overall. This is his 5th year as Director of the High School Band after serving 14 years as Middle School Band Director. He earned a Bachelor of Music degree from Texas Tech University in 1993, where he marched with the Goin’ Band From Raiderland, played with the Court Jesters Basketball Band, was a member of, and held offices in, Kappa Kappa Psi National Honorary Band Fraternity, and studied piano with Dr. Laura Deahl and trombone with Mr. Robert Deahl. He is currently a member of Texas Music Educators Association, the Association of Texas Small School Bands, and Texas Bandmasters Association. Mr. Stewart would like to thank his wife, Jill, and daughters Allison and Paige, for their patience and support.

Mr. Anthony Tiger, Assistant/Middle School Director


Mrs. Dana Peschke, Color Guard