Trojan Vanguard Band
This ensemble involves all performance classes, plus student selected to participate in the color guard. This is a co-curricular activity and takes place both during and after school as described by the Pittsylvania County Course Outline. The Marching Band compete in various competitions throughout the fall, participates in home football games, and is the driving force of spirit for the Tunstall Trojans
Tunstall Concert Ensemble
Vanguard Winter Guard
All color guard members are members of the fall marching band. This group emphasizes learning basic flag skill routines, rifle work, dance work and body in motion. Attendance requirements are the same as for marching band. Auditions are held each spring for the following fall season (May). The Vanguard Winter Guard continues on what was being learned in the Fall and takes the basics learned to the next level. Students in this ensemble must audition (December) for entrance.
This ensemble is primarily a classroom ensemble. It may, however, involve an occasional rehearsal outside of the school day. This ensemble performs at the Tunstall Home Show, District Assessment and PTO events. Participation requires that students attend all rehearsals and performances. This class is also outlined in the Pittsylvania County Course Outline.