What’s happening in Band?

2/22/16 Ribbon Cutting Ceremony @ SMHS for the new auditorium 9:20 am

Friday 2/26/16 – Marching Matador’s are playing at the Fry’s Grand opening 4025 E. Thunderbird Rd. Full Marching Uniform! Schedule from Mr. Simon:

1:00 report to band room, load equipment, get changed into full uniform

1:30 depart for Fry’s at 40th street and Thunderbird

1:45 arrive, unload, perform

4:00 load up, head back to SMHS

4:15 unload, get picked up to go home

Friday March 4th 6-9 pm Dine Out Fundraiser @ Dairy Queen 12641 N. Cave Creek Rd.

Saturday March 5th – Paradise Valley Unified School District Arts Festival @ Paradise Valley Mall. Shea and Shadow Bands will perform so for those parents with students in middle and high school, we have attached both schedules.

Schedule from Mr. Simon –


10:40am: meet Mr. Simon in PV Mall “Assembly Area”

10:45: get instruments and music together, warm up

11:00: walk over to “Band Performance Area” together

11:20: set up and PERFORM!!! 

11:40: performance will be over by 11:40 and then students need to pack up and return to their parents

Stick around and be an audience for the Shadow Mountain MARCHING MATADORS!

Shadow Mountain High School Schedule

1:30pm Call time, load truck, change into uniform

1:50 load bus and depart for mall

2:00 arrive, unload, warm-up


3:00 load truck

3:15 depart

3:25 arrive at SMHS, unload