we are Tupelo
a TRADITION of excellence...
a LEGACY of pride...
The Tupelo High School Band is consistently among
the standard-setters for musical excellence. You'll find us
at the center of game-day spirit under the Friday night lights...energizing our community with a spirited parade performance...
winning YET ANOTHER Mississippi Sweepstakes Award...representing TUPELO in front of national and international audiences... and the list goes on and on...
2019: Premiere Performance of "Until the Scars" by John Mackey
2017: 58th Presidential Inaugural Parade - Washington, DC
2006: MHSAA Class 5A Marching Band Champions
2001: Fiesta Bowl National Band Championships - Tempe, AZ
1989: 50th Presidential Inaugural Parade - Washington DC
1985: Tri-State Music Festival Champions - Enid, OK
1963: Midwest Band and Orchestra Clinic - Chicago, IL
Along the way, the Tupelo Band has earned literally hundreds of superior ratings, best in class awards, and grand champion trophies. The Tupelo Band hosts the Region I MHSAA Marching Evaluation, Mississippi Invitational Marching Classic, NEMBDA Honor Band Auditions, and the Northeast Mississippi Pre-Festival Concert Exhibition. We are proud to be leaders in the band community!