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Coppell Band snare camera catches on field action

Coppell Band snare camera catches on field action

Hannah Tucker, Photographer

November 11, 2016

From Nov. 6 to Nov. 9 the Coppell High School Band attended the UIL State competition in San Antonio. This footage, which was filmed from a chest harness video camera, is from senior snare drum Eliana Yamouni's point of view  at a rehearsal on Tuesday. Video by Hannah Tucker.  ...

Percussion ensemble travels to PASIC convention to give concert, accept national award

Percussion ensemble travels to PASIC convention to give concert, accept national award

November 21, 2013

By Kristen Shepard Editor in Chief The long hot hours of practice, the late nights spent at the band hall and the persistent mental strain of mastering new pieces put forth by the Coppell High School percussion ensemble was not left unrewarded. Named one of the premiere percussion programs in the count...

Coppell band continues Solo and Ensemble success

March 27, 2013

By Jay Carroll Staff Writer A record of 174 member of the Coppell Band have advanced to the Texas State Solo and Ensemble Contest, which will be taking place on May 25 and 27 in Austin, TX. The new record breaks the previous record of 171 students. The number of students being sent from Coppel...

New director to change the beat of CHS percussion

September 13, 2012

By Jordan Bickham Staff Writer The temperature gauge reads over 100 degrees on a Monday afternoon as the drumline marches onto the practice field and members of the pit section push their instruments to the sideline. Band students are not afforded the luxury of heading home after school or relaxing...