George Washington High School Band

Danville, Virginia


                                      Updated May 19, 2015                                          

 Summer/Fall 2015 Rehearsal & Performance Schedule Posted

The Summer/Fall Rehearsal and Performance Schedule has been posted under the Calendar of Events. 

** Our first Full Marching Band Summer Rehearsal will be held **
Tuesday June 23rd from 6:00-9:00pm.

Spring Concert 2015

Congratulations to the members of the Symphonic Band, The Wind Ensemble, and the Jazz Band for presenting an outstanding Spring Concert Tuesday night, May 5th.  Many thanks to all in attendance, and to those individuals that work to support our efforts.  Please enjoy the pictures that are displayed below.




Donations Needed

We are seeking donations of any size to help us sustain our band program. Money is needed to finish out our current school year, and begin making plans for the 2015-2016 school year.  Donations can be turned in in-person or mailed to:

G.W. Band Parent Association
P.O. Box 10003
Danville, VA 24543

Concert Assessment Success


Congratulations to the members of the G.W. Symphonic Band and Wind Ensemble for each receiving Superior ratings at the 2015 District VI Concert Assessment.  Both groups had a wonderful performance.  The students all worked extra hard to achieve this success. 


District Band

Congratulations to the G.W. Band Members who participated in the 2015 District VI Band Event which was held at Christiansburg High School. 


On-Going Fundraiser

The G.W. Band Program is currently seeking donations through the website.  The donations that we receive from this site will be used to further enhance the musical education that our band members receive.  Please consider sponsoring a donation to help our program out.  Further details can be viewed on our gofundme page at:

The calendar of events has been updated for:
updates coming soon

Click the Camara below to view photographs from our rehearsals and events

Camera Smc Clip Art

Please visit the Director's Desk to read a note from Mr. Purvis.  The Director's Desk is located via a link to the left of this box.
There is updated news found on the Band News page of the website.  Please click the link to the left to view all current updates.