Greetings Trojan Band Fans,

Congratulations to the Anderson Jazz Band for an outstanding performance at the Austin ISD Jazz Festival on Saturday!  They received superior ratings from all judges and outstanding soloists recognized were Johnnie McBryde, Sam Bowman, Matthew McHorse and Steven Oh.  Way to go to Mr. Cleveland and all our jazz musicians!

ANDERSON CITY LIMITS is THIS TUESDAY, APRIL 24….ONE OF MY FAVORITE EVENTS OF THE YEAR!!!   Parents – come out for a festive evening featuring ensemble performances by all sections, both jazz bands and our winter guard!  

  • TACO ORDERS are available online through the end of the day TODAY (Sunday). CLICK HERE to order your taco dinners for Tuesday night (choice of carnitas, barbacoa or vegetarian tacos with sides and a drink)!  ONLINE ORDERS CLOSE AT MIDNIGHT!!!  PROCEEDS FOR THE TACOS AND RAFFLE TICKETS GO TOWARDS THE PURCHASE OF THE MARCHING BAND MUSIC – A $5,000 GOAL!!!
  • RAFFLE TICKETS for sale for $5!!  PURCHASE TICKETS HERE!! Prizes include Jewelry from Kendra Scott, 3 hours of home organizing from Perfectly Placed, Dinner from the Melting Pot, Dream Dinners prepared meals, Galaxy Cafe, Austin Steam Train, AustinNuts, Austin Zoo, Lake Travis Zipline Adventures, $225 worth of dance classes from Go Dance and MUCH MORE!!! 




A generous donor and the Band Boosters are throwing a party for the band to relax and have some fun!  Thursday May 3 from 6pm-8pm at Playland Skate Center – there will be drinks and snacks, and feel free to bring your own delicious goodies to add to the mix!  All current Trojan Band and Dance Guard members welcome as well as rising 8th graders (next year’s freshmen).  Entry is free for all Trojan band students and includes use of skates, skate mates and playscape.

Address:  Playland Skate Center, 8822 McCann Drive, 78757.


Star Spangled Banner at the Trojan Baseball Game:

Saturday, April 28th at Nelson Field. The game starts at 12:00pm but be there in the parking lot ready to play at 11:30pm.

If you are needing music please email Jess Rugeley at

Make sure to bring lyres or any parts that you need to hold music while you play. Also, wear some type of Anderson Trojan Band shirt with any type of bottoms (but keep it appropriate). If someone needs a ride or has any questions please contact Jess Rugeley at (512)-964-7913.


Upcoming Events: 

May 14-16:  Dance Guard SPIN CAMP 5-7pm

May 15:  Spring Concert and Senior Recognition

May 25:  BAND BANQUET – for all band and Dance Guard

May 31:  GRADUATION – 1pm at Frank Erwin Center.  All Non-Senior members of the Wind Ensemble and Symphonic Band are required to attend to perform as the ‘Graduation Band.’

Everyone have a GREAT week!

Ms. G


ANDERSON CITY LIMITS SCHEDULE – NOTE:  All events will be in the Anderson Courtyard

Group Warm Up Time Warm Up Location Move Time Show Time
Flutes 5:30 Orchestra Room 5:50 6:00
Trumpets 5:30 Band Hall 5:50 6:00
Clarinets 5:45 Choir Room 6:05 6:15
Trombones 6:00 Black Box 6:20 6:30
Saxophones 6:00 Orchestra Room 6:25 6:45
Double Reeds 6:20 Choir Room 6:35 6:45
Horns 6:30 Black Box 6:50 7:00
Euphoniums/Tubas 6:45 Choir Room 7:05 7:15
Anderson Rifles 7:25
Murchison Jazz 7:00 Orchestra Room 7:20 7:30
Anderson Jazz 7:00 Black Box 7:35 7:45
Percussion 7:30 Band Hall n/a 8:00