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Past Marching Band Shows

2014 "Mind Contortion"
"2 - Excellent" at State MB Finals

1. Urban
2. Pursuit
3. Creep

4. Incantation

2013 "Love Revolution"
"1 - Superior" at State MB Finals

1. Magical Mystery Tour/Lady Madonna
2. Eleanor Rigby
3. Blackbird/Yesterday

2012 "A Night at the Theatre"
"2 - Excellent" at State MB Finals

1. Wicked Part 1
2. Masquerade
3. I Dreamed A Dream
4. West Side Story-Finale

2011 "Stevie Wonder" Show

"2 - Excellent" at State MB Finals
1. Livin' For The City / Sign, Sealed, Delivered
2. Sir Duke
3. Isn't She Lovely
4. You Are The Sunshine Of My Life

2010 "The Great American Automobile Race"
"2 - Excellent" at State MB Finals
  1. Danger / Greased Lightnin'
  2. The Race
  3. Wheels of a Dream
  4. Mustang Sally

    2009 "Sounds of Santana"
    "1 - Superior" at State MB Finals
  1. Black Magic Woman
  2. Smooth/ Oye Coma Va
  3. Novus
  4. Yaleo

2008 Marching Band Show

1. Distorted
2. Urban
3. Rev Roge
4. Incantation

2007 Pirates of the Caribbean

1. Pirates Part 1
2. Pirates Part 2
3. Pirates Part 3

2006 "Nightmare Before Christmas"

1. Nightmare Part 1
2. Nightmare Part 2
3. Nightmare Part 3

2005 Marching Band Show

2004 Marching Band Show
"2 - Excellent" at State MB Finals
  1. Topaz
  2. River Dance
  3. Unknown
  4. Amazing Grace

2003 "Paul Simon"
"1 - Superior" at State MB Finals

2002 "Motown!"
"2 - Excellent" at State MB Finals

2001 "Ray Charles"
"2 - Excellent" at State MB Finals

2000 "Little Shop of Horrors"
"2 - Excellent" at State MB Finals

1999 "Big Band"

1998 "Smokey Joes"
"2 - Excellent" at State MB Finals

1997 "Bunch of Fun Tones"
"2 - Excellent" at State MB Finals

1996 Marching Band Show

"2 - Excellent" at State MB Finals

1995 Marching Band Show
"2 - Excellent" at State MB Finals

1994 "Miss Saigon"

1993 "West Side Story"
"2 - Excellent" at State MB Finals

1992 "Cats"
"1 - Superior" at State MB Finals

1991 Marching Band Show
"2 - Excellent" at State MB Finals

1990 Marching Band Show

"2 - Excellent" at State MB Finals

1989 Marching Band Show

"2 - Excellent" at State MB Finals

1988 Marching Band Show

1987 Marching Band Show

"2 - Excellent" at State MB Finals

1986 Marching Band Show

"1 - Superior" at State MB Finals

1985 Marching Band Show
"1 - Superior" at State MB Finals
  1. Nasty Magnus
  2. You Are So Beautiful
  3. All Night Long
  4. Drum Break
  5. Nasty Magnus Finale'

    1984 Marching Band Show
  1. Light Up
  2. Sometimes When We Touch
  3. Drum Break
  4. Pictures at an Exhibition

    1983 Marching Band Show
    "2 - Excellent" at State MB Finals
  1. Only Time Will Tell
  2. Unknown
  3. Drum Break
  4. Birdland
  5. What I Did For Love

    1982 Marching Band Show
  1. Emperata Overture
  2. You Don't Bring Me Flowers
  3. On Broadway (drum break)
  4. Unknown

Pep Tunes

Students memorize Pep Tunes to play at basketball games, football games and many other times. If you would like to listen to recordings of these please search the website http://www.jwpepper.com, find them and listen.
*Not all songs available on this website.
Sweet Child O' Mine

Mony Mony
Barbra Ann
What'd I Say
Eat em' Up
Go Big Red
Iron Man
Chop Cheer
Louie, Louie
Jump On It
In the Midnight Hour
Little Bit O' Soul
Start the Commotion
Soul Bossa Nova
Papa was a Rollin' Stone
Hang On Sloopy
Long Train
Crazy Train
Seven Nation Army

Some others you must know are:
Star Spangled Banner
LHS Alma Mater
LHS Fight Song

Welcome to the London High School Band

Director:  Amanda Tobias  
Color Guard: Lauren Holloway

Drum Major:  Melanie Green & Seth Gillilan

Report times can be changed at any time.

Contact the Director

Students, alumni, individuals, families and businesses:

Become a London Music Boosters Patron today! 
HERE for more info.

Amanda Tobias  [email protected] |  Phone:  740-852-5705 ext. 1809

2016 Marching Band Photos - UPDATE

Band photos will be taken on August 10, 2016. Time is 4:00 p.m.
Please make sure your student is at the band room no later than 3:30 to get into their uniform.

Parents, please see Mrs. Bechtel in the uniform room on Monday during practice for the order forms. 

2016 Marching Band Rookie Camp & Pre-Camp

London Red Raider Marching Band PRE CAMP begins this week from Tuesday, July 26 through Friday July 29.

Students need to remember to bring water bottles, wear shorts, tennis shoes (no flip flops), hats, and light colored shirts.

Rookie camp (all NEW marchers) will be held 3:00-5:00 p.m. Section Leaders report at this time as well.

Dinner Break @ LHS 5:00-6:00 p.m. All members are encouraged to come and share the dinner break (please pack your own meal or make arrangements to have something brought to you at this time).

Pre-camp (ALL members) will be held 6:00-9:00 p.m..

Someone will be on hand to collect paperwork (Tuesday) and for uniform questions (Tuesday and Thursday) during the 6:00-9:00 pre-camp practice time.

There will be a parent meeting for band camp Wed 7/27 6PM @ LHS. All forms must be turned in.

Recent BLOG Updates

2016 LHS Marching Band Forms Available for Download

Lost or misplaced your forms for the 2016 marching season?  They are available for download HERE on the Documents tab.  All forms are due in by July 27, 2016.

Sign up for Remind101

Attention:  Band and Guard Parents/Students

The goal of Remind101 is to create a safe way for teachers to communicate with parents and students.  The teachers never see parents/students numbers, nor do parents/teachers see theirs. The number used to send out information is generated by Remind101.                                                                                                                                

This is going to replace the phone tree we have used in the past.  You may opt to receive the messages by text message and/or email.  We have separate groups for band and guard.  This allows the staff to send out information specific to the groups. To sign up:

To receive texts directly from Mrs. Fugate send the following texts to (614) 503-4882: 

LHS Bands text: @londonband 

LMS Bands text: @lmsbands 

Beginning Band text: @bband14

You will receive a text asking for your full name.  You must do this to enroll. It is important you include your real name.  Fake aliases will be removed and you will no longer receive updates.  This is to ensure only students and parents/guardians receive information.

Cash, Check or now PayPal!

Now you can use PayPal to pay for various Music Department fees including band camp, uniforms, etc.  You can pay by PayPal, major credit card or by direct debit from your bank account. 

Just go to PayPal - enter your email address in the "From:" box, [email protected] in the "To:" box, the dollar amount you are sending and hit continue.  Follow the instructions on the next page to either create a PayPal account or to Login to an existing one.  Your funds will be transferred automatically to the London Music Boosters.

We also accept PayPal to make a donation to our Patron Program which helps the London Music Boosters support programs in K-12.  For more information on the Patron Program click HERE!

Upcoming Events

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London City Schools Music Department Google Calendar

Students and parents can now view the most up-to-date Music Department information anytime by:

For cellphone/tablet users, you may also be able to add this calendar to display on your mobile devices calendar app.  Methods vary whether you are an iPhone or Android user.  

For Andoid users:

  • Login to Google Calendar from your computer's web browser
  • In the box "Add a friend's calendar" type [email protected]
  • The calendar should now sync to your mobile device after a few minutes

For iPhone/iPod/iPad users:

All-Star Brass Bands of Columbus

Celebrating Excellence for over 25 years, the All-Star Brass Bands, founded in 1986 by Dr. Eric Aho, Director, are internationally known and the most accomplished and awarded youth brass band organization in North America. Built upon the tradition of the British brass band, the All-Stars have competed at the national level at the North American Brass Band Association competitions, been invited to major International competitions and festivals, including Toronto in 2012 and Carnegie Hall in 2009. 

London City Schools is honored to have several students as members of this organization this year.  Two bands are seated annually in November and it is open to both Middle and High School students.  Membership is by nomination and audition only.  If you are a brass or percussion player and are interested in learning more, see Mrs. Fugate for more information.

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