Peter Bauer, Director

Kaelyn Passeri, Assistant Director

Joe Itkor, Percussion Coordinator

Kyndell Pierce, Color Guard Coordinator

Kyle Gelatka, Music and Visual Instructor

Kat Vilardi, Front Ensemble Instructor

Marching Band

The CHS Cougar Marching Band is one of the most visible and respected performing ensembles at Columbia High School.   “The Pride of Columbia” has a rich tradition of musical excellence, visual pageantry, dedication, and pride which is carried from generation to generation within the band.

Watch our 2020 Season Video:

Congratulations to our student Leadership for the 2020-21 season:

Drum Major:  Kate Kampner
Assistant Drum Major:  Seth Peiris

lute Section Leader: Aiofe Speisel
Saxophone Section Leader: Jesse Holdbrook
High Brass Section Leader: Ella Fisk
Low Brass Section Leader: Trinity Small
Percussion Section Leader: Charlotte Harteveld
Color Guard Captain: Jessica Hutchinson