Carmel Bands, Carmel, Indiana

Marching Band

The Carmel High School Marching Greyhounds were ISSMA State Champions in 1991, 2001, 2002 and 2012. The band was named BOA National Class AAA Champion in 2001. The band has been a BOA National Finalist 17 times, and was named BOA Grand National Cham­pion in 2005 and 2012. The Marching Band has won regional championships in Toledo, St. Louis, Oxford, Indianapolis, Atlanta, Louisville, and Kettering, Ohio.

The Carmel High School Marching Greyhounds were invited to perform in the 2004 London New Year’s Parade in London, Eng land. In 2007 the Carmel Marching Band was invited to play on the USS Missouri, and also with the Hawaii’s Royal Band. The marching band also marched in the 2011 Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade. Most recently, the 2012 Grand National Championship earned Carmel an invitation to the 2014 Rose Parade.

Important notice to parents: All rehearsals are mandatory unless a student is excused by a director. Please make every effort to plan vacations, summer camps, doctor appointments, etc. during times that the band is not rehearsing.