The Cavalier Band Program consists of over 175 students at both Damascus Middle School and Holston High School. The band has received countless awards throughout its history, and continues to strive for the highest levels of excellence and achievement. The high school band is a 13-time Virginia Honor Band by the Virginia Band and Orchestra Directors Association and has been named Grand Champion countless times in its history. The band also placed 4th in Class A at the 2017 Virginia Marching Band Cooperative State Championships.

Recent News

The Cavalier Band will host its annual band bingo fundraiser on Saturday, November 10, 2018. A flyer with more information can be found below. Please help the band spread the word by sharing the... Read More

On Saturday, November 4, 2017 the Holston High School Marching Band will compete in the Virginia State Marching Band Championships in Salem, VA. This new, statewide marching band competition... Read More

The 2017 shirt will feature a new design, as well as a different shirt color than last year. Pre-orders may be placed for the 2017 Cavalier Band shirt, beginning Monday, April 3, 2017. The... Read More

Helping support the Cavalier Band Program is now easier than ever, thanks to AmazonSmile. This comes as part of the Cavalier Band Boosters continuing efforts to raise funds for the Cavalier Band... Read More

On Saturday, February 25, 2017 Holston High School junior Diana S. travelled to James Madison University in Harrisonburg, VA to audition for the All-State Band and Orchestra. Diana met eligibility... Read More