Jazz Results

Congratulations who everyone who tried out for the Corona del Sol Jazz Bands! Placement results are available here. We will start rehearsals on Tuesday January 7 (no zero hour on Monday this week). Jazz will run every morning from 6:23am-7:15am unless otherwise noted on the calendar.

Percussion Garage Sale

Garage Sale!!!

Saturday, February 1st, 2020

Corona’s Knox Road Teacher Lot


We are in need of your unwanted household and furniture items!

Please collect all unwanted items and save for our sale.  We will also have Goodwill picking up our leftovers at the end of the sale!

All items must be in re-salable condition.  Please no rips, stains, smells or broken pieces

Looking for: Furniture, gym sets, books, tools, cloths, shoes (for the color guard) household items, toys and more!!

Donation Dates:

Wednesday, January 29th 1:30-3:30pm

Friday, February 1st – 5pm-8pm

Drop off items at Corona’s Knox Road teacher’s parking lot.

Question?  Contact Scott Werner: swerner@tuhsd.k12.az.us

Parent Helpers – Sign up Genius!


We will also need grocery bags and boxes for shoppers!

Parade Tracks

Here are the practice tracks for the parade. Please practice!

Best Years
Girls Like You
Jump in the Line
Only Human
Under the Sea


The Youth Steel Band is for middle school students that are involved in
music programs at their school.  We have 4 rehearsals and perform at the
Corona del Sol Spring Percussion Concert.  Learn the music of the islands
on authentic steel drums.
Fee: $30

To register click on this link:  www.tuhsdonlinereg.com
Click on: Camp and Clinics
Click on: Corona del Sol Youth Steel Band
Sign Up!

February 26th – Wednesday 3:30-4:30 rehearsal in room C170
March 4th – Wednesday 3:30-4:30 rehearsal in room C170 March 18th – Wednesday 3:30-4:30 rehearsal in room C170 March 23rd – Monday  4:00pm-5:00pm rehearsal in Auditorium March 24th – Tuesday  7pm Concert CdS Auditorium – Call time 6:45pm

Where: Corona del Sol High School 1001 E. Knox Rd. Tempe AZ 85284 Drop off students on Knox Rd. behind the auditorium.  The gate will be open and the door to the percussion room (C170) will be open. Hope you can join us! Scott Werner Questions? swerner@tuhsd.k12.az.us

Congrats Aztec Marching Band!

Congratulations to the Aztec Marching Band for finishing Third Place in the entire State at the Arizona State Marching Band Championships this past weekend at Glendale Community College. We are proud of the work our students put in and constantly seeking to improve week after week! Please join us at the Band Awards on Tuesday night to celebrate (more details in the post below). Full score recap here. Video coming soon!

MB Post-season Projects

MB students – please see the schedule/details for Jazz Band, Steel Drum, Combined Concert Band, and Winter Guard and the “post season.” MB Students are required to fill out this survey after (and indicate their project to finish this semester) before Monday November 18. We will have a required zero hour meeting with the Marching Band on Monday November 18 at 6:23am in the Band Room. Marching Band Awards and Dance will be Tuesday November 19, 6-9pm, in the Cafeteria.

State Semifinals

Congrats to the Aztec Marching Band on their ABODA State Semifinals performance, earning fifth place and a spot in the Arizona State Marching Band Championships on November 16! See “Event Schedules” below this post for our Utah and Championship schedules.

Homecoming 2019

What a great morning at Corona del Sol for our Homecoming celebrations. It all started with Fox 10 visiting campus featuring our band, cheer squad and football team. Then came an appearance by the Orange Man Group and CdS Percussion at the Homecoming Pep Rally. See the highlights below:

Band Supplies Needed

We have just updated our list of needed supplies on Amazon. Helping is easy!! Just click here and you will see our list on Amazon. When ordering, choose the “Corona Band’s Gift Registry Address” under “Choose a shipping address.’   Thank you for your continued generosity of the band program.

Corporate Sponsorships

Are you a business owner or work for a business that wants to support high school students with their passion for music? Do you want your business to be exposed to scores of teenage kids and their families? Please review our 2019 – 2020 Corporate Sponsorship Program where you can help at varying levels of financial support, including buying individual musical instruments. We truly appreciate our wonderful community who provides support to this wonderful program. For further information, please contact Yolanda Crosson at yolandacrosson@gmail.com