Welcome to the home of the Pride of the Destrehan Band Program! We are pleased to provide you with our new website hosting the most up-date-information. Please use the side navigation menu to explore our website.
Welcome to the Destrehan High School Band!
Click on any of the links on the side menu to view information about our band program.
Current announcements are listed below.
Directors & Staff
Christopher Williams, Director of Bands
Sharie Mahler, Associate Band Director
Maggie Thibodaux, Front Ensemble Director
Greg Robertson, Color Guard Director
Nathan Teed, Battery Instructor
Emily Huhner, Color Guard Instructor
Alex Simon, Color Guard Instructor
Aaron Cohen, Visual Instructor
Band Office: 985.764.9310
Calendar of Events
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- We are working to provide you with the most up-to-date information concerning future activities. We appreciate your patience as we work through these times. Stay safe and healthy!
- Information for Incoming Students
All incoming students should register for the Pride of Destrehan by accessing the 'New Student Registration' link in the menu. Follow the directions and fill out the information requested as best as you can. Please email Mr. Williams with any questions.
- 2020 Summer Events
As of now, the original dates for Band Camp remain in place: July 22-24 and July 27-30. All dates are required for all members, both incoming and returning. Each day will be 8am-5pm. Any conflicts need to be communicated to Mr. Williams immediately.
*We will continue to update as we learn more about our social situations.
2019-2020 Honor Band Results
Congratulations to the following students for auditioning and making the District VII Honor Band:
Hayden Brass, Tenor Sax (2nd Chair)
Brandon Hebert, Trumpet (1st Chair)
Thomas Stratton, Trumpet (2nd Chair)
Harrison Melancon, Trumpet (5th Chair)
Anaïs Chavez, Trumpet (11th Chair)
Additionally, Brandon Hebert, Thomas Stratton, and Harrison Melancon advanced to the second round of auditions for the Louisiana All-State Honor Band. Congratulations to the following students for making Louisiana All-State Honor ensembles:
Brandon Hebert, Trumpet, 2nd Chair, Symphonic Band
Thomas Stratton, Principal Trumpet, Orchestra
And a huge congratulations to all students who auditioned!!
Honor Band Performances:
The LMEA All-State Orchestra will perform at 1:30pm on Sunday, November 24 at the Crowne Plaza in Baton Rouge.
The LMEA All-State Concert Band and Symphonic Band will perform at 2:00pm on Monday, November 25 at the Crowne Plaza in Baton Rouge.
The District VII Honor Band concert will be held at H.L. Bourgeois, beginning at 1pm.