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One Team. One Goal. One Family.

The IHS Band is made up of the marching band,
color guard, concert band, wind ensemble,
winter guard and Game Day Live. Our Game Day Live band are 3X national champions!

Game Day Live Pep Band

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Game Day Live band are
3X National Champions!

The Game Day Live Pep Band is an audition only ensemble that competes along side the cheerleaders. The season culminates in a competition hosted in Disney World on February 8-12 2024! 

Independence Pep Band and Competition Cheer are National Champions – 3 years in a row!

Auditions for GDL Pep Band are on August 28th, 2023 at 3:00pm. Performers are expected to show off their dance skills, as well as, play the school fight song and additional music. Details will be available to the students through their Schoology account.

Freshman Band, Symphonic Band and Wind Ensemble

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Our concert bands perform fall, winter and spring concerts

Freshman Band (9th Grade):

Begin your musical journey on a high note with our Freshman Band. Transition seamlessly from middle school to high school, building skills and friendships along the way. Our supportive environment lays the groundwork for an unforgettable start in band.


Symphonic Band (10th, 11th, and 12th Grades):

Experience musical excellence in our Symphonic Band. Designed for Sophomores, Juniors, and Seniors, this ensemble cultivates growth and camaraderie. Elevate your musical prowess, form lasting bonds, and share your love for music in our tight-knit community.


Wind Ensemble (10th, 11th, and 12th Grades):

Step into the spotlight with our Wind Ensemble, an assembly of our most accomplished musicians. Auditions are open to all, giving you the chance to showcase your talent and commitment. Join this ensemble to elevate your musical expression, strive for excellence, and deliver performances that resonate long after the applause.

Color Guard and Winter Guard

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Interested in learning more?

In the Fall, the Color Guard performs as part of the marching band during the halftime show. They visually enhance the music with choreography, flags, rifles, etc. They participate in Band Camp.


Auditions for the 2023 Fall Color Guard have concluded.


Winter Guard is a performance ensemble that participates in competitions beginning in November and ending in March. In order to be part of Winter Guard, you must audition. 

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