Seminole Sound Spectacular

The 40th Annual Seminole Sound Spectacular is a Marching Band Competition, hosted by the Seminole Warhawk Band Boosters, at our own Warhawk Stadium. As one of the oldest, most storied events in the Marching Band arena, It is the single largest General Fund Fundraiser that exists within our Band Program, and is attended by bands, large and small, from across the state and beyond.


Some of the most respected judges in the industry are brought in to adjudicate individual captions. For the 2016 event, the judges are:


Jeff Mitchell – General Effect Music

Mike Anderson – General Effect Coordination

Edrick Rhodes – Music Ensemble

Tom Slaughter – Visual Ensemble

Chip Wood – Field Music

Ralph Stewart – Field Visual

John Campese – Percussion

Becca Sullens – Auxiliary



Each of five (5) classes is awarded a First, Second, and Third place trophy in the following categories - in addition to a Grand Champion trophy.

  • Outstanding Brass
  • Outstanding Woodwind
  • Outstanding Percussion
  • Outstanding Auxiliary
  • Outstanding General Effect
  • Outstanding Drum Major


The Classes are defined as:

  • Exhibition (Ratings Only)
  • Class A (Up to 24 Winds) 
  • Class AA (25-35 Winds)
  • Class AAA (36-56 Winds)
  • Class AAAA (57-80 Winds)
  • Class AAAAA (81 Winds or Above)


An endeavor as sizeable as this requires help from each parent, each student, and even some help from Grandma and her neighbor, too! SIGN UP BELOW! Saturday, October 8th, 2016 is a day that we hope you will plan to spend at SHS.

Sign Up as a Seminole Sound Volunteer!


If you are a school who would like to join us to compete in Seminole Sound Spectacular, please click below to register and pay!

Register For Seminole Sound Spectacular!