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. 

Recent News

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

The Holston High School Band will present their Annual Spring Concert on May 7, 2017 at 3:00pm. Unlike previous years, the concert will be held in the beautiful McGlothlin Center for the Arts on... Read More

The Cavalier Marching Band finished their competitive season by being named Grand Champions of the 2016 Clinch River Band Festival. After a incredibly emotional day, the news of the win was more... Read More

The Cavalier Band Program is proud to announce its supporting organization, the Cavalier Band Boosters, Inc. is now a 501(c)3 nonprofit and tax-exempt organization. Cavalier Band Boosters, Inc.... Read More

On Saturday, October 1, 2016, the Holston High School Marching Cavaliers competed in the Lonesome Pine Band Festival. Competing in class AAA, the band received the following awards and placements... Read More