Chaffin Band Parent Concert

Payton DeFay

February 23, 2017

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

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

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

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

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...

Jazz All-Region Tryouts

Jazz All-Region Tryouts

November 18, 2016

Band Quintet Tryouts

Jordan Cormier, Writer

November 13, 2016

On November 7, the Chaffin Band had a quintet tryout. A quintet is a group of five people, two trumpets, a trombone, a french horn, and a tuba. There are two quintets and one tryout. It has been a while since Chaffin did a qui...

Orchestra All-Region for Band

Jordan Cormier, Writer

October 26, 2016

On October 24th, only a few kids from each section in band got the privilege to try out for Orchestra All-Region. The All-Region was located in Farmington, Arkansas. I play trumpet and only about three trumpets made it, but I g...

Marching Band Contest

Marching Band Contest

October 19, 2016

Southside High School Band Performance

Jordan Cormier, Writer

September 29, 2016

On September 23, the Southside band had an amazing performance. They played songs including Time After Time, Danger Zone, and a lot more. Flags twirling, batons flying, and intense music drifted through the air. Soloists like...

Band’s Monster of a Performance

Jordan Cormier, Writer

September 16, 2016

At the second home game for Chaffin, the band had their second performance, but this one was more special than the first. The band got to go on the field for the first time with the eighth graders, while the ninth graders were...

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