Belle Chasse High School

Cardinal Band

Developing integrityleadership, and professionalism through quality music performance and education

Learn About Our Program

The purpose of the Band Program at Belle Chasse High School is to serve as a creative outlet for all students who wish to learn, practice, and perform music. At the same time, the band program gives back to the school through public performances both in the school and the community.


Find out about our upcoming Concert Performances and purchase tickets here.


Interested in some clothing or accessories to represent the Cardinal Band? You can visit our online store at, or click the link below.


Are you a current or incoming Belle Chasse High School student interested in joining the Cardinal Band program? Click the link below to fill out a form and a member of our staff will contact you with information

News and Events

Upcoming Events

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Percussion Camp – Mandatory

July 22 @ 8:00 am - 3:00 pm
Band Hall
8346 Hwy 23
Belle Chasse
Jul 23

Percussion Camp – Mandatory

July 23 @ 8:00 am - 3:00 pm
Band Hall
8346 Hwy 23
Belle Chasse

Plaquemines Parish Seafood Festival

April 1, 2019

The Cardinal Marching Band has been invited the national anthem and a few songs for the opening of the 2019 Plaquemines Parish Seafood Festival. We will perform at 6:00 PM on Friday, May 17th. Check the calendar for more information!

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2019 Spring Concert and Art Show

April 1, 2019

The 2019 Spring Concert and Art Show will be on Thursday, May 9. For more information and to purchase tickets, visit  

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Summer Band Rehearsal Schedule

March 14, 2019

The Summer Band Rehearsal schedule will be as follows: Percussion – July 22-26 (8 AM – 3 PM daily) Registration Day – July 27 (9 AM – 3 PM) Full Band – July 29 – Aug 2 (8 AM – 3 PM daily)  More information will be sent out before the end of the school…

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2018-2019 Band Officers


Blake Champagne

Drum Major
Blake is a Senior and a percussionist who serves as this year's Drum Major. Blake is planning to attend the US Naval Academy in Annapolis and pursue a career as a Naval Officer.

Madeliene Moss

Drum Captain
Madeliene is a Senior and a percussionist who serves as this year's Drum Captain. After high school, Madeliene plans to attend the University of Louisiana at Lafayette to major in Percussion performance.

Joshua Chotto

Drum Lieutenant
Joshua is a Senior and a percussionist who serves as this year's Drum Lieutenant. Josh plans to enter the Air National Guard upon graduation, and will attend LSU where he will study chemical engineering and music.

Megan Schurr

Band Captain
Megan is a Senior who plays Clarinet. She serves as this year's Band Captain. Megan plans to attend Nunez Community College and would like to become a paramedic.

Justin Hochhalter

Woodwind Lieutenant
Justin is a Senior who plays Tenor Saxophone. He serves as this year's Woodwind Lieutenant. Justin would like to attend Nicholls State University to study secondary education. He plans to teach either chemistry or english.

William Smith

Brass Lieutenant
William is a Senior and Tuba player who serves as this year's Brass Lieutenant. Upon graduation, William plans to join the United States Marine Corps where he would like to serve as a Marine musician.