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Awards and Achievements

2018-19

The 2019 NMAA State Band Contest is officially in the books!

CHS Wind Symphony was recognized today for Superior Performance and took 2nd place in state! If you missed it, what an absolutely amazing performance!! 

38th Annual ZIA Marching Band Fiesta – 3rd Place in Class 4A

Pageant of Bands – 1st Place, 5A

Congratulations to CHS Jazz Bands I and II for their remarkable performances on Saturday at the Albuquerque Jazz Festival.  Both jazz bands earned Superior Ratings! In addition, we would like to recognize the following individuals:

  • Apollo Armendariz – Most Outstanding Trumpet Player of the Festival

  • David Bethany – Most Outstanding Drummer of the Festival

  • Ryan Henderson – Most Outstanding Guitar of the Festival

2017-18

Zia Marching Band Fiesta

Pageant of Bands – Percussion 1st Percussion

Colorado West Invitational

2016-17

Marching Band

  • Colorado West Invitational- 3rd Place

  • Pageant of Band- 3rd Place in Class 5A

  • Zia Marching Band Festival- 6th Place Overall, 4th in State and 2nd in the Albuquerque area

Concert Band

  •  MPA’s- Rating of Excellent

Symphonic Band

  • MPA’s- Rating of Excellent

Wind Symphony

  • MPA’s- Rating of Straight Superiors

Jazz 1

  • Jazz Festival- Rating of Excellent

Winter Guard

  • El Dorado Competition- 1st Place in Class A

  • La Cueva Invitational- 1st Place in Class A Scholastic