TIPTON HIGH SCHOOL THE PRIDE OF THE BLUE DEVILS MARCHING BAND

TIPTON, INDIANA

 

 

Year 2019
Director Matthew Skiba
Assistant Director Rob Shaver
Auxiliary Director Kendall Gatewood
Additional Staff James Bay, Johnny Szumski, Seth Ward, Chris Turley
Drum Majors Coltin Hines, Abigail McCain, Parker Walsh
Show Theme/Title Arabian Nights
Total Members 61
ISSMA Summer Showcase - Gold Rating

 

 

Year 2018
Director Matthew Skiba
Assistant Director Rob Shaver
Show Theme/Title All Aboard!
Repertoire The Great Locomotive Chase
Shenandoah
Total Members 70
ISSMA Summer Showcase - Gold Rating (Music, Visual With Distinction)

 

 

Year 2017
Director R. D. (TOP) Fletcher
Assistant Director Rob Shaver
Show Theme/Title Pandora Reopened
Repertoire Prologue
Time of Dread
Time of Joy
Total Members 76
ISSMA Summer Showcase - Gold Rating

 

 

Year 2016
Director R. D. (TOP) Fletcher
Assistant Director Rob Shaver
Show Theme/Title The Last Letter Home
Repertoire Eternal Father
Home Front
Last Letter
Total Members 68
ISSMA Summer Showcase - Gold Rating (Music With Distinction)

 

 

Year 2015
Director R. D. (TOP) Fletcher
Assistant Director Rob Shaver
Show Theme/Title Through Courageous Eyes
Repertoire God Bless The Child
Through Courageous Eyes
Children's Dance
Total Members 60
ISSMA Summer Showcase - Gold Rating

 

 

Year 2014
Director R. D. (TOP) Fletcher
Assistant Director Rob Shaver
Show Theme/Title Into Spring
Repertoire Children's Gallery
Escapades of Pan
Total Members 51
ISSMA Summer Showcase - Gold Rating

 

 

Year 2013
Director R. D. (TOP) Fletcher
Assistant Director Rob Shaver
Drum Majors Gunner Bannon, Ashley Tolle, Maddie DeWitt
Show Theme/Title Stepping Back in Time
Repertoire Rolling in the Deep
Freeze Frame
Dream On
Respect
Swing Fever
Total Members 42
ISSMA Festival Class - Gold Rating
Summer Showcase - Gold Rating

 

 

Year 2012
Director R. D. (TOP) Fletcher
Assistant Director Rob Shaver
Auxiliary Director Rachel Pace
Additional Staff Tami Tebbe - Pit, Justin Webster - percussion, Charlie Haskett - Marching, Brian Haskett - High Brass, Emily Nichols - Auxiliary
Drum Major Conner Regains
Student Directors Shana Cole, Kara Murray
Show Theme/Title Phantom of the Opera
Repertoire Phantom of the Opera
Wishing You Were Here
Masquerade
Music of the Night
Total Members 61
ISSMA Festival Class - Gold Rating (Visual Achievement Award)
Invitationals Crown Point - Gold Rating
Other Harrison Showband Spectacular
Purdue University Band Day

 

 

Year 2011
Director R. D. (TOP) Fletcher
Assistant Director Rob Shaver
Auxiliary Director Rachel Pace
Additional Staff Percussion: Tami Tebbe, Mallets, Justin Webster, Battery Percussion, Marching: Charlie Haskett, Brass: Brian Haskett, Drill: Eric Thornberry
Drum Major Lindsay Thomas
Auxiliary Captains Chelsie Dwigans, Kayla Snider
Show Theme/Title Elements...The music of Brian Balmeges
Movements Air, Water, Earth,and Fire
Total Members 77
ISSMA Festival Class - Gold Rating
Invitationals Kankakee Valley
Crown Point - Gold Rating
Harrison Showband Spectacular

 

 

Year 2010
Director R. D. Fletcher
Assistant Director Rob Shaver
Drum Majors Timyeal Barton, Brooklynn Delph
Show Theme/Title Whale Warriors
Total Members 85
ISSMA Festival Class - Gold Rating
Invitationals North Judson-San Pierre - Gold Rating (Music & Visual Achievement Awards)
Other Purdue University Band Day
Harrison Showband Spectacular

 

 

Year 2009
Director R. D. Fletcher
Assistant Director Rob Shaver
Show Theme/Title Grooving - The Music of Santana
Total Members 87
ISSMA Festival Class - Gold Rating

 

 

Year 2008
Director R. D. Fletcher
Assistant Director Rob Shaver
Drum Majors Whitney Macon, Ian Ragains
Show Theme/Title The Music of Kiss
Total Members 69
ISSMA Festival Class - Gold Rating
Invitationals Kankakee Valley - Gold Rating (Music Achievement Award)

 

 

Year 2007
Director R. D. Fletcher
Assistant Director Rob Shaver
Drum Majors Lori Nierzwick, Mitch Jacobs, Whitney Mucar, Kelly Redmond
Total Members 76
ISSMA Festival Class - Gold Rating
Invitationals Taylor - Class D 3rd place

 

 

Year 2006
Director R. D. Fletcher
Assistant Director Rob Shaver
Show Theme/Title Styx it to the Man
Total Members 90
ISSMA Class D
ISSMA Lewis Cass District - Silver Rating
Invitationals Maconaquah - Class D 6th place
Taylor - Class D 2nd place (Best Music, Visual)

 

 

Year 2005
Director R. D. Fletcher
Assistant Director Rob Shaver
Show Theme/Title To Dream
Total Members 90
ISSMA Class D
ISSMA Lewis Cass District - Silver Rating
Invitationals Maconaquah - Class D 3rd place

 

 

Years 2003 - 2004
ISSMA Did not participate

 

 

Year 2002
Director R. D. Fletcher
ISSMA Did not participate
Other Purdue Band Day Participant

 

 

Years 1981 - 2001
ISSMA Did not participate

 

 

Year 1972
Director Tom Polley
Band Members 80
ISMA Marching Band Auditions Group II Participant