Programs for All High School Musicians
The Concert Band performs some of the finest literature written for concert bands. Students are exposed to traditional "core" literature and some of the finest new music for concert band. Concert Band provides an excellent experience for student musicians of all levels.
Located at Obion County Central High School in Troy, TN, the "Rebel Band" performs at OCCHS Rebel football games and Contests in the fall and represents OCCHS at many other events. These events include Marching Competitions, Christmas Parades, and Pep Rallies.
The OCCHS Marching Band is under the direction of Mr. Jonathan Byrd, Director of Bands, and Mr. Ped Foster, Assistant Director of Bands.
The OCCHS Jazz Band, under the direction of Mr. Ped Foster, has played an important part in the OCCHS Music program for almost the same amount of time as the Marching and Concert Bands. OCCHS Jazz Band members perform at an advanced level, and great attention is given to detail and interpretation of a wide variety of musical styles.