Band Competition

Band Competition

October 19, 2017

Southside Color Guard Tryouts

Jordan Cormier, Writer

May 12, 2017

Filed under Band

Last week, tons of girls tried out for the Color Guard team for Southside Highschool. They were taught a routine through out the week that involved dancing and twirling their flags. Everyone made the team and from Chaffin, Ellie...

Band Sign Ups

Zeb Gattis

April 13, 2017

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The band had sign ups on Tuesday April 11 for the sixth graders coming into Chaffin to pick an instrument to play. The sign ups consisted of the sixth graders going into the science wing and testing out for their new instruments. ...

Band Solo and Ensemble

Zeb Gattis

April 12, 2017

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A lot of people in the 9th grade band are going to be performing solos or ensembles. The entire tuba section has been practicing their solos, some examples of them would be Deep Caverns and King Neptune. These songs have a pia...

6th Grade Orientation

6th Grade Orientation

April 12, 2017

Mountain Thyme

Zeb Gattis

March 8, 2017

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The Chaffin 9th grade band is going to be playing a song named Mountain Thyme. It is by Samuel R Hazo and was made for the parents of a child who died. Behind the parents’ house is a mountain where thyme grows. Samuel H...

Chaffin Band Parent Concert

Payton DeFay

February 23, 2017

Filed under Band, Entertainment

Last Tuesday on Valentine’s day, the Chaffin Band held a winter concert in the gymnasium. The concert’s purpose was to get prepared for All State last Friday, and overall it was a success. The concert featured the same five ...

Band All-State

Band All-State

February 23, 2017

Chaffin All Region Clinic

Zeb Gattis

February 9, 2017

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On Friday January 27 and Saturday January 28, some of the students went to the band all-region clinic. The people that went got a chance to play songs that they had never gotten to perform. They worked with a conductor that th...

Jazz All-Region Clinic

Jordan Cormier, Writer

February 7, 2017

Filed under Band, Entertainment

Weekend of January 20 and 21, Darby hosted Jazz All-Region. The clinics were from 3:00 to 9:00 and students from around Arkansas, who tried out, played the day away. After all of the practicing, a concert was held that consist...

Winter Concert

Zeb Gattis

December 7, 2016

Filed under Band

The Chaffin band had a concert on December 7. The seventh, eighth, and ninth grade all did great. The ninth grade played Foiled Again, African Bell Carol, and All I want for Christmas is You. Foiled Again is also known as the...

All-Region Band Tryouts

Jordan Cormier, Writer

December 7, 2016

Filed under Band, Entertainment

On Saturday, December 10th, band students from around Arkansas will be trying out for All-Region. The Chaffin band has been practicing extremely hard to get in All-Region. All students are determined to get 1st band, 1st chair. The...

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