200 W. Cruger Avenue, Eureka, IL 61530  (309) 467-5727

Todd Stalter, Director of Bands

Denise Quitschau, Marching Asst. Becky Williamson, Music Booster President


Spring Concert Season Is Underway!

Many exciting works to study this semester, including "Heart Songs" by David Maslanka, "Melodious Thunk" by David Biedenbender, "Eminence" by Ralph Hultgren, "Lullaby to the Moon" by Brian Balmages. Concerts are mere weeks away, let's get after it!


Our heartfelt thanks to all of the parents and alumni who volunteered to chaperone and work pit crew at all of our shows this fall…our success depends on you!

Twin City Honor Band Concert on February 24

Don't miss our concert in the beautiful Center for Performing Arts at Illinois State University, along with the four members of the EHS Band playing with the Twin City Honor Band. Click for itinerary!

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Parents and students are invited to become a part of our social community...see what the band is up to! 

Band Motto:

For ourselves and others…RESPECT.  For the work we do…PRIDE.  For those who came before…HONOR.  For those yet to come…EXCELLENCE.  WE ARE HORNETS!

Awards and Honors

The Eureka High School Band is an 11-time Class 1-A champion of the State of Illinois Invitational High School Marching Band Championships, the 2008 Governor's Trophy winner, and has been voted the Division III "Band of the Year" by Illinois Marching Online in 2008, '09, '10, and '13.  The band has performed at the 2002 Cotton Bowl, the 1997 Liberty Bowl, Walt Disney World, Orchestra Hall in Chicago, and for several IHSA state basketball and volleyball tournament finals.  Earning consistent Division I "Superior" ratings at IHSA Organizational Contests, the Eureka High School Band is one of the premiere small-school band programs in the state of Illinois.

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