Hugo Owens Middle School Band

1997 Horseback Run

Chesapeake, VA  23323


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You are the music...while the music lasts.

-T.S. Elliot

Upcoming Dates

12/13:  End of Marking Period 03

12/21:  Holiday.  Winter Break Begins

Parents and Students are Encouraged to Get Involved with Smartmusic Software.

Parents of Hugo Students are encouraged to purchase a Smartmusic subscription to supplement their child’s music education.  Smartmusic is an inexpensive computer program that assists students in their method book exercises, and concert music.  For more information on Smartmusic, contact Mr. Phillips, or visit www.smartmusic.com.


This website is maintained with information about The Hugo Owens Middle School Band Program, but is not an official website of Chesapeake Public Schools

2017-2018 Band Handbook

The first grade for band students will be for students to compete the agreement form at the end of this year’s band handbook.  A copy is provided below for your convenience.

2017-2018 Band Handbook

Countdown to Summer

VBODA Concert Band Assessment Date Change

The Virginia Band and Orchestra Director’s Association has changed the date range for this year’s concert band assessment.  The event will now be held on March 8-10, at Oscar Smith High School.  8th grade parents and students; please mark your calendars to avoid a conflict. 

All-District Band Audition Preliminary Results

Although the results are still preliminary, congratulations to the following students for auditioning into this year’s VBODA District IV All-District Band

Wesley Tillman - 9th Chair Clarinet

Annalise Thapaliya - 13th Chair Clarinet

Jenna Lyons - 20th Chair Clarinet

Lystyn White - 2nd Chair Tenor Sax

Ethan Riddle - 5th Chair Horn

Steven Reedus - 7th Chair Trombone

Jordan Husk - 6th Chair Percussion

and alternates

Megan Neumann - 1st alternate Percussion

Gracie Anderson - 2nd alternate Flute

Jaeden Concepcion - 1st alternate Bass Clarinet

Hayden McMurry - 1st alternate Baritone