AAHS Band In the News

AAHS Band In the News

 Recent News stories about Air Academy Band

01/17/2018 Woodmen Edition Article

Carmody, Kevin. “Air Academy’s Marching Band Recalls Fond Memories of 129th Rose Parade.” Digital Publishing Software, Woodmen Edition, 17 Jan. 2018,  http://digital.olivesoftware.com/Olive/ODN/WoodmenEdition/shared/ShowArticle.aspx?doc=CSWE%2F2018%2F01%2F17&entity=Ar01103&sk=D6664066&mode=text



01/01/2018 KTLA 5 Rose Parade Coverage video

5, KTLA. “Watch the Replay: 129th Rose Parade Presented by Honda.” KTLA, 1 Jan. 2018, ktla.com/2018/01/01/watch-the-129th-rose-parade-presented-by-honda/.

12/29/2017 Pasadena Star News

report, Staff. “Bandfest Gives Rose Parade Bands Chance to Show off Their Showstoppers before Monday’s Big March.” Pasadena Star News, Pasadena Star News, 30 Dec. 2017, www.pasadenastarnews.com/2017/12/29/bandfest-gives-rose-parade-bands-chance-.

12/26/2017 Krdo.com

photo gallery:

“Air Academy High School Band Members Load up for Rose Parade.” KRDO, KRDO, 26 Dec. 2017, www.krdo.com/news/air-academy-high-school-band-members-load-up-for-rose-parade/677851188.

12/21/2017 Gazette.com

Article by Debbie Kelley http://gazette.com/air-academy-high-marching-bands-200-students-prepare-to-perform-in-the-rose-parade/article/1617672

Kelley, Debbie. “Air Academy High Marching Band’s 200 Students Prepare to Perform in the Rose Parade.” Colorado Springs Gazette, The Gazette, 21 Dec. 2017, 16:27:00, gazette.com/air-academy-high-marching-bands-200-students-prepare-to-perform-in-the-rose-parade/article/1617672.

12/20/2017 The Pasadena Star News

Star-News, The Pasadena. “Rose Parade 2018 Lineup: Here’s Your Complete Guide to Every Float, Marching Band and Equestrian Group, in Order.” Pasadena Star News, Pasadena Star News, 27 Dec. 2017, www.pasadenastarnews.com/2017/12/20/rose-parade-2018-heres-your-complete-guide-to-every-float-marching-band-and-equestrian-group-in-order/.

11/5/2017 Gazette Photo Gallery

Highlights from the parade in downtown Colorado Springs Nov. 4, 2017. Photos by Christian Murdock

See the gallery at: http://gazette.com/gallery/6795/pictures/1600018?display=flexFullscreen

11/2/2017 Academy District 20 “communicator”

“Air Academy Marching Band Wins State.” ECommunicator Academy District 20, 2 Nov. 2017, d20communicator.org/2017/11/02/air-academy-marching-band-wins-state-and-celebrates-with-pep-rally/.

Air Academy Marching Band Wins State


11/2/2017 Academy District 20 Facebook Page

“Academy District 20.” Air Academy High School Held a Pep Rally… – Academy District 20, 2 Nov. 2017, www.facebook.com/academydistrict20/videos/2013107435593573/?hc_ref=ARSY_BfZh4Gv2Sf8rNkaOzUYlnfy4-dELns8rNXLgkqEdsXPavHWAKyZePw4rAoe9Fk.

Air Academy Marching Band Championship Pep Rally

Air Academy High School held a pep rally for its 4A State Championship Marching Band on November 1, 2017. The Kadets beat out several good programs for its 12th overall state marching band title. Up next for the program is the Parade of Roses on New Years Day!

Posted by Academy District 20 on Thursday, November 2, 2017

10/30/2017 GAZETTE


Kelley, Debbie. “Two Colorado Springs Schools Win State Marching Band Titles.” Colorado Springs Gazette, 30 Oct. 2017, gazette.com/two-colorado-springs-schools-win-state-marching-band-titles/article/1614267.

09/01/2017 KRDO NewsChannel 13 segment “Friday Night Blitz: Band of the Week” -Video Link

Broadcast Date: 9/1/2017 10:15pm KRDO NewsChannel 13, Colorado Springs, CO

Link: http://www.krdo.com/news/friday-night-blitz-band-of-the-week/615726746

Citation: “Friday Night Blitz Band of the Week.” KRDO, KRDO, 2 Sept. 2017, www.krdo.com/news/friday-night-blitz-band-of-the-week/615726746.

08/31/2017 Pueblo Community College Broadcast of the 2017 Colorado State Fair Parade on Youtube

(AAHS Band segment at 1:44) Event date: August 26, 2017 Publication date: August 31, 2017

Citation: PCCEnroll, director. 2017 Colorado State Fair Parade. YouTube, 31 Aug. 2017, www.youtube.com/watch?v=nnWkA8iUtfU&feature=youtu.be&t=1h43m53s.


08/23/2017 FOX21NEWS.com Post  “Air Academy Band to be Presented with Special Banner from Tournament of Roses President”

Article link: http://fox21news.com/2017/08/23/air-academy-band-to-be-presented-with-special-banner-from-tournament-of-roses-president/

Citation: Asperin, Alexa Mae. “Air Academy Band to Be Presented with Special Banner from Tournament of Roses President.” FOX21News.Com, FOX21News.Com, 23 Aug. 2017, fox21news.com/2017/08/23/air-academy-band-to-be-presented-with-special-banner-from-tournament-of-roses-president/.

06/02/2017 FOX 21 News Broadcast Video “Air Academy Band set to perform on national stage at 129th Rose Parade”

Video Link: http://fox21news.com/2017/06/02/local-marching-band-set-to-perform-on-national-stage/

Citation: Egbert, Josh. “Air Academy Band Set to Perform on National Stage at 129th Rose Parade.”FOX21News.Com, FOX21News.Com, 3 June 2017, fox21news.com/2017/06/02/local-marching-band-set-to-perform-on-national-stage/.

01/11/2017 Woodmen Edition article “Coming up Roses: AAHS band selected to repeat Parade Performance:

Article Link: http://digital.olivesoftware.com/Olive/APA/TheGazette/SharedView.Article.aspx?href=THEGAZETTE%2F2017%2F01%2F11&id=Ar04905&sk=6D72823B&viewMode=text

Citation: Eden, Elizabeth. “Coming Up Roses:AAHS Band Selected to Repeat Parade Performance.”Digital.olivesoftware.com, Woodmen Edition, 11 Jan. 2017, digital.olivesoftware.com/Olive/ODN/WoodmenEdition/default.aspx.

01/14/2017 Coloradosprings.com article “Air Academy High Band seeking donations for trip to 2018 Tournament of Roses Parade”

Article Link: http://coloradosprings.com/air-academy-high-band-seeking-donations-for-trip-to-2018-tournament-of-roses-parade/article/1594377

Citation: Kelley, Debbie. “Air Academy High Band Seeking Donations for Trip to 2018 Tournament of Roses Parade.” ColoradoSprings.com, 14 Jan. 2017, 05:31pm, coloradosprings.com/air-academy-high-band-seeking-donations-for-trip-to-2018-tournament-of-roses-parade/article/1594377.

10/31/2016 KOAA NEWS 5 Broadcast Video “Air Academy High School Marching Band to March in 2018 Rose Parade”

Video Link: http://www.koaa.com/story/33533859/air-academy-high-school-marching-band-to-march-in-2018-rose-bowl-parade

Citation: “Air Academy High School Marching Band to March in 2018 Rose Parade.” Home – KOAA.com, KOAA.com, 31 Oct. 2016, www.koaa.com/story/33533859/air-academy-high-school-marching-band-to-march-in-2018-rose-bowl-parade.

10/16/2016 Woodmen Edition “Air Academy Band:School’s Marching band takes first place at Legacy’s Marching Festival”

Article link: http://digital.olivesoftware.com/Olive/APA/TheGazette/SharedView.Article.aspx?href=THEGAZETTE%2F2016%2F10%2F12&id=Ar04908&sk=F8683CD0&viewMode=text

Citation: Eden, Elizabeth. “AIR ACADEMY BAND School’s Marching Band Takes First Place at Legacy Marching Festival.” Digital.olivesoftware.com, Woodmen Edition, 12 Oct. 2016, digital.olivesoftware.com/Olive/ODN/WoodmenEdition/default.aspx.