Marching Band

Marching Bruins

The Padua Franciscan High School Marching Bruins is a dedicated performing ensemble which provides music for the football games, school rallies, band shows, and other performances.  This ensemble is a class for which all students receive a grade.  All students, from freshmen to senior, are invited to perform together in support of the school.

Be a Junior Bruin!

Advanced 7th & 8th graders can audition to be part of Padua’s Marching Bruins, which is an exciting experience that allows for weekly performance opportunities.

  • Advanced 7th & 8th graders can audition to be Instrumentalists.
  • Advanced 8th graders can audition for Dance Team & Color Guard.

2019-2020 Pre-Season Schedule

Incoming Freshmen Sports Night

  • Friday, May 3, 2019 @ 7:00 pm

Dance Team Clinics & Audition

Color Guard Clinics & Audition

Percussion Section Clinics & Audition

  • Monday/Tuesday, May 13 & 14, 2019 @ 6:00 pm-8:00 pm
  • More Info

Instrumentalist Information

Marching Band Family Kickoff Meeting

  • Wednesday, May 29, 2019 @ 7:00 pm
  • (Marching Band student & one family member should attend)

2019-2020 Season Schedule


Director: Mr. Sam Portzer

Assistant Director: Mr. Joshua Daum

Color Guard Director: Ms. Elizabeth Malloy ’11

Dance Team Director: Mrs. Kelly Parks


Questions? Contact Marching Band Director Mr. Sam Portzer.