Welcome!

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.

News


  • 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.

  • Urbandale Marching Invitational Itinerary

    Posted in Band on Sep 24, 2017

    Find the Urbandale Marching Invitational itinerary inside. Click HERE for the itinerary.

  • North Central Marching Invitational Itinerary (Fort Dodge)

    Posted in Band on Sep 17, 2017

    Click HERE for the North Central Marching Invitational (Fort Dodge) itinerary.

  • Johnston Marching Invitational Itinerary

    Posted in Band on Sep 06, 2017

    Click here for the Johnston Marching Invitational's itinerary.

  • 2017 Recruitment Video

    Posted in Band on Apr 14, 2017

    Here it is! The 2017 Recruitment Video! Watch, enjoy, and share! (And join band!) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tUO5330iW4M

  • Alumni Pep Band

    Posted in Band on Jan 04, 2017

    On Friday, February 3rd, we are welcoming all alumni, parents, or community members to our second annual Alumni Pep Band! Show up at the high school at 5:45 pm, ready to have a blast trying to remember how to play your instrument! We play during the Girls half-time, in between games, and during the Boys half-time. If you can only make it for some if that time, come when you're able! Instruments will be available for you to use if needed. If you have any questions, please contact Mr. Layden at laydeneric@saydel.net

  • All-State Results

    Posted in Band on Oct 23, 2016

    Congratulations to Senior Anneliese Barton for being selected into the 2016 All-State Band on French Horn!