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Iruegas, Gilbert   (408) 366-7395 Band Director 


In the news

Two CHS band students performed at a Memorial Day ceremony. They received a standing ovation and were praised by visiting digitaries. View NBC Bay Area's coverage of the story.

The Sunnyvale Sun and Cupertino Courier published an article about the band's trip to Hawaii and their performance on the USS Missouri on May 16.


CHS Marching Band Pillows

Own a piece of nostalgia – a pillow made out of a real CHS marching band uniform!

Empty pillow with zipper $75.00
Filled pillow, no zipper $90.00

Email orders only, contact pillow.orders@tinoband.org.

Pillows made from old CHS Band uniforms

Tournament of Bands

The 48th annual Tournament of Bands (“TOB”) will take place on Saturday, October 13, 2018. Stayed tuned for more information.

The parade will take place on Stevens Creek starting at Miller and concluding at Finch Ave. 

  • Parade Start Time: 3 p.m.
  • Parade End Time: 4 p.m.
  • Field Show Start Time: 6:15 p.m.
  • Field Show End Time: 9:30 p.m.

Pease contact Erin Au, TOB Chair, at erinau.chsband@gmail.com for additional information.

Please send Applications, Donations, Suggestions and Inquires to Cupertino Tournament of Bands, P.O. Box 2171, Cupertino, CA 95015-2171.

For donations, our Federal Tax ID # is: 56-2349318. CHS Band Boosters is a registered 501(c)(3) nonprofit community organization.

NCBA Rules

Per new NCBA rules, as of June 2015 all bands will be classified as follows. This is the classification that we will be using for TOB.

Classification is based on ALL student performers on the field including guard/auxiliaries, pit, drum major, winds and battery. We will be using this for parade classes as well.
Class A =  1-50 
Class 2A = 51-70 
Class 3A = 71-90 
Class 4A = 91-120 
Class 5A = 121-150 
Class 6A (open) = 150+