The Instrumental Music program at Saydel High School has a long Tradition of Excellence in every aspect. Since the school's inception in the 1950s, the Concert Band, Marching Band, Jazz Band, and Pep Band have been known for their musical strength.

The current crop of students are proud to uphold that tradition, not only in musical talent and ability, but in outstanding work ethic, positive attitude, and a close sense of family.


  • 2019 Marching Itineraries

    Posted in Band on Sep 19, 2019

    Here are the itineraries for this season's marching competitions: Sept 28 North Central Marching Invitational (Fort Dodge) Oct 5 Five Seasons Marching Invitational

  • 2019 Show Reveal

    Posted in Band on Apr 04, 2019

    We're happy to release our 2019 show to the public! It's going to be a great season! "Bottled Up" I. Power II. Wealth III. Freedom https://youtu.be/xT_Ql52Esj4

  • 2019 Marching Band Dates

    Posted in Band on Mar 26, 2019

    Click HERE for the 2019 Marching Band Dates!

  • Fall Marching Band Schedule

    Posted in Band on Aug 05, 2018

    Download the 2018 Fall Marching Band Schedule! Click HERE for the schedule.

  • Band and Choir Trip to Florida!

    Posted in Band on Mar 07, 2018

    Here is a link to the blog that will keep everyone up-to-date on the adventures of the band and choir on their trip to Florida! https://saydelbandchoir2018.blogspot.com/

  • Festival of Music Concert

    Posted in Band on Feb 20, 2018

    Despite the inclement weather, tonight's concert is STILL ON! See everyone there! Choir starts at 6:00, band starts at 7:15, with a performance of the 5-8 grade color guard camp in between the concerts!

  • All-Iowa Concert Band Festival Itinerary

    Posted in Band on Jan 09, 2018

    Click HERE for the itinerary for the All-Iowa Concert Band Festival on January 15th.

  • 2017 Show Video!

    Posted in Band on Nov 06, 2017

    Here is the final video of our 2017 show! https://youtu.be/gBo2c72E5zE

  • State/Ankeny Itinerary

    Posted in Band on Oct 08, 2017

    Find the State/Ankeny itinerary inside. Click HERE for the itinerary.

  • Valleyfest Itinerary

    Posted in Band on Oct 02, 2017

    Find the Valleyfest itinerary inside. Click HERE for the itinerary.