High School - Blue Brigade Band

DIRECTOR: RANDY KISER, rkiser@shisd.net
Band Calendar & Other Information from Mr. Kiser
HS Band Hall 903-446-3386
JH Band Hall 903-323-7819


2018 band

2018-19 Drum Major: Makenzie Mars
Assistant Drum Major: Madison Vaughn

2018-19 twirlers and flage

Lauren Bridges
Kelsey Darby
Valerie Ferrell
Grace LeGrande (Head Twirler)
Maylea Malloy
Allie Robinett
J'Dee Stovall
Abby Wallace
Ashley Wingo

Taylor Brewer
Keira Keys
Makenzie Mars (Head Flag)
Rachel Petree
Gracie Sist
Hannah Stark
TaKavia Sterling
Shelby Suiter









Concert and Sight Reading Day

On March 6, 2019, Concert and Sight Reading Contest was held in Gladewater, and the bands packed the buses for the trip. Both the Symphonic Band and the Concert Band played difficult programs and brought home Sweepstakes trophies once again! We are so proud of you!


2018 State UIL MarchingOn November 7, 2018, The Blue Brigade performed their program titled "The Blue Parade" in front of the crowd at the UIL State Championships. They were one of only 23 bands in Conference 4A to make it to that level, and the only true military marching band in the competition.

2018 NAMMB


First place was awarded to the Blue Brigade at the National Association of Military Marching Bands competition held at Stephen F. Austin University on November 3, 2018.

Area band competitionThe Blue Brigade will make another appearance at the State Marching Band Contest, qualifying as one of five bands advancing from the Area Marching Contest held on Ocboter 27, 2018. This will make the fourth straight appearance by The Blue Brigade at the State Marching Band Contest.

UIL Marching Contest

UIL Marching Contest was held on October 16, 2018, in spite of inclement weather. The venue was moved to an indoor facility in Sulphur Springs. The Blue Brigade's performance was worthy of their reputation, and they received straight 1s, advancing them to area competition.