The Pride of Destrehan Fighting Wildcat Band

  • 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

    Maggie ThibodauxFront Ensemble Director
    Heidi GarciaFront Ensemble Instructor
    Greg RobertsonColor Guard Director
    Alex SimonColor Guard Instructor

    Jessica FarnetHarry Hurst Band Director
    Stephen TumblinAlbert Cammon Band Director, Asst. Band Director

    Band Office:  985.764.9310

Calendar of Events

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Announcements & Updates

  • Updated 5/7/2022

    • 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.



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    2022 LMEA Large Ensemble Festival Results

    The Destrehan Symphonic Band performed at the LMEA District VII Large Ensemble Assessment on March 15, 2022 at Central Lafourche High School.  Their program consisted of Gustav Holst's First Suite in E-flat, I. Chaconne & III. March, and Yukiko Nishimura's Under a Winter Sky.  Their on-stage performance received Superior ratings and their assessment on sight reading received a Superior rating.  Upon these awards, the band received the highest honorable award of Sweepstakes!!  Congrats to all of the students in the Symphonic Band!

    To watch our Spring Concert from May 3, 2022, please click here!


    2021-2022 Honor Band Results

    Congratulations to the following students for auditioning and making the District VII Honor Band:

    Allison Hebert, Clarinet (2nd Chair)
    Anaïs Chavez, Trumpet (1st Chair)
    Ian Winchell, Trumpet (2nd Chair)
    Scott Lacy, Trombone (2nd Chair)
    Brayden Benedict, Percussion (8th Chair)

    All students above advanced to the second round of LMEA All-State auditions. 

    Congratulations to the following students for auditioning and making the Louisiana All-State Music Ensembles!

    Allison Hebert, 4th Clarinet, Symphonic Band
    Anaïs Chavez, Principal Trumpet, Orchestra
    Scott Lacy, Principal Trombone, Orchestra

    Congratulations to all students who auditioned!!