THE TORO MARCHING BAND THROUGH THE YEARS
A tradition of excellence!

Below you will find pictures of the marching band for as many years as we were able to find.  If you have pictures from any of the missing years, we would appreciate it if you could e-mail a digital copy to Mr. Burgener.

The 2010's

2016-2017

Toro Band 2016-17

Show Title:  Pyro
Drum Majors:  Colton Johnson, Grace Hatley, Rayju Hunt
Band Director:  Scott Burgener
Assistant Band Director:  Adam Risch
State Rating: Excellent

2015-2016

2015-2016

Show Title:  Posy: A Child's Adventure in the Garden
Drum Majors:  Ruthie Whitlock, Taylor Hammond, Haley McCord
Band Director:  Scott Burgener
Assistant Band Director:  Adam Risch
Special Events: London New Year's Day Parade
State Rating: Superior
State Championship Placement: 8th

2014-2015

2014-2015

Show Title:  Honor: We Will Remember
Drum Majors:  Elizabeth Austin, Taylor Hammond, Ruthie Whitlock
Band Director:  Scott Burgener
Assistant Band Director:  Adam Risch
Special Events:  Bands of America Regional in California
State Rating: Superior
State Championship Placement: 5th

2013-2014

2013-2014

Show Title:  Outcast
Drum Majors:  Elizabeth Austin, Dean Smith, Kayla Tekautz
Band Director:  Scott Burgener
Assistant Band Director:  Adam Risch
Special Events:  Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade in New York City
State Rating: Superior with Distinction
State Championship Placement: 5th

2012-2013

2012-2013 Band

Show Title:  Once Upon a Time
Drum Majors:  J.T. Ziervogel, Cassidy Dittmer, Elizabeth Austin, Dean Smith
Band Director:  Scott Burgener
Assistant Band Director:  Adam Risch
State Rating: Superior
State Championship Placement: 7th

2011-2012

2011-2012 Band

Show Title:  Elemental
Drum Majors:  J.T. Ziervogel, Jessica Briley, Cassidy Dittmer
Band Director:  Scott Burgener
Assistant Band Director:  Adam Risch
Special Events:  Pearl Harbor 70th Anniversary Parade in Honolulu, Fiesta Bowl Band Championship and Fiesta Bowl Parade
State Rating:  Superior with Distinction
State Championship Placement: 6th

2010-2011

2010-2011 Band

Show Title:  Rituals
Drum Majors:  Nick Synodis, Ryan Max, Nathan Whitlock
Band Director:  Scott Burgener
State Rating:  Superior with Distinction
State Championship Placement:  4th

The 1990's and 2000's

2009-2010

2009-2010 Band

Show Title:  Etched in Stone
Drum Majors:  Kyle Nelson, Kelli Jones, Nick Synodis
Band Director:  Scott Burgener
Special Events:  Fiesta Bowl National Band Championship and Fiesta Bowl Parade
State Rating:  Superior
State Championship Placement:  5th

2008-2009

2008-2009 Band

Show Title:  Inside the Labyrinth
Drum Majors:  Kyle Nelson, Kelli Jones, Megan Stephensen
Band Director:  Scott Burgener
Special Events:  Performed at the Gator Bowl in Jacksonville, Florida and marched down Main Street in Disney World
State Rating:  Superior with Distinction

2007-2008

2007-2008 Band

Show Title:  You Never Know
Drum Majors:  Greg Mills, Kaitlin Sheridan, Dan Schweichler
Band Director:  Scott Burgener
State Rating:  Superior

2006-2007

2006-2007 Band

Show Title:  Through the Eyes of a Child
Drum Majors:  Elena Cottam, Alexis Cottam, Greg Mills
Band Director:  Scott Burgener
Special Events:  Marched in the St. Patrick's Day Parade in Dublin, Ireland
State Rating:  Superior with Distinction

2005-2006

2005-2006 Band

Show Title:  Stravinsky's "Firebird Suite"
Drum Majors:  Dane Larsen, James McMullan, Jessica Lumsden
Band Director:  Scott Burgener
State Rating:  Excellent

2004-2005

2004-2005 Band

Show Title: Pandora’s Box
Drum Majors: Marie Dillon, Dane Larsen, James McMullan
Band Director: Scott Burgener
Special Events: Performed at the Sugar Bowl in New Orleans
State Rating:  Excellent

2003-2004

2003-2004 Band

Show Title:  Andrew Lloyd Webber's "Requiem"
Drum Majors:  Marie Dillon, Alyssa Opie
Band Director:  Scott Burgener
State Rating:  Good

2002-2003

2002-2003 Band

Show Title:  The Divine Comedy
Drum Majors:  Becky Jones, Daniel Bienz, Michelle Pearson
Band Director:  Scott Burgener
Special Events:  Played for President George W. Bush, Marched in the Plum Blossom Festival Parade in China
State Rating:  Excellent

2001-2002

2001-2002 Band

Show Title:  Carmen
Drum Majors:  Christina Eddy, Doug Toperzer, Becky Jones
Band Director:  Scott Burgener
State Rating:  Excellent

2000-2001

2000-2001 Band

Show Title:  West Side Story
Drum Majors:  Sara Rosenhan, Vicki Bestler, Christina Eddy, Doug Toperzer
Band Director:  Scott Burgener
State Rating:  Excellent

1999-2000

1999-2000 Band

Show Title:  "1945" - Music from the World War II Era
Drum Majors:  Lindsay Hamilton, Phillip Jimenez, Sara Rosenhan
Band Director:  Scott Burgener
Special Events:  Marched down Main Street in Disneyland
State Rating:  Superior

1998-1999

1998-1999 Band

Show Title:  Songs of Stage and Screen
Drum Majors:  Julie Ernzen, Brooke Blackett, Lindsay Hamilton
Band Director:  Dale Green
State Rating:  Excellent

1997-1998

1997-1998 Band

Show Title:  Grease
Drum Majors:  Matt Palmer, Julie Ernzen, Robin Brown
Band Director:  Dale Green
State Rating:  Excellent

1996-1997

1996-1997 Band

Show Title:  Star Wars
Drum Majors:  April Bennett, Robin Brown
Band Director:  Dale Green
State Rating:  Superior

1995-1996

1995-1996 Band

Show Title:  The Music of Blood, Sweat, and Tears
Drum Majors:  Carrie Smith, Joe Gulash
Band Director:  Dale Green
State Rating:  Excellent

1993-1994

1993-1994

Band Director:  Paul Strivings
State Rating:  Superior

1992-1993

1992-1993

Band Director:  Paul Strivings
State Rating:  Superior

1991-1992

1991-1992

Band Director:  Paul Strivings
State Rating:  Excellent
Special Events:  Fiesta Bowl Parade

1990-1991

1990-1991

Band Director:  Paul Strivings
State Rating:  Superior

The 1970's and 1980's

1989-1990

1989-1990 Band

Drum Majors:  Michelle Pitts, Dan Woofinden, and Danielle Scafaria
Band Director:  Tony Jauregui

1988-1989

1988-1989

Drum Majors: Chris Jones, Danielle Scafaria
Band Director: Tony Jauregui
State Rating: Excellent

1987-1988

1987-1988 Band

Drum Majors:  Andy Peterson, Cindy Alderete
Band Director:  Joe Lloyd
State Rating:  Excellent

1986-1987

1986-1987

Band Director:  Joe Lloyd
State Rating:  Excellent

1985-1986

1985-1986

Band Director:  Joe Lloyd
State Rating:  Excellent

1983-1984

1983-1984

Drum Majors:  Jeff McEarchern, Steve Lundblom
Band Director:  Joe Lloyd
Special Events:  Marched down Main St. in Disneyland
State Rating:  Excellent

1982-1983

1982-1983

Band Director:  Joe Lloyd
State Rating:  Excellent

1981-1982

1981-1982

Band Director:  Joe Lloyd
State Rating:  Excellent

1980-1981

1980-1981

Drum Major:  Troy Albright
Band Director:  Joe Lloyd
State Rating:  Excellent

1979-1980

1979-80 Toro Marching Band

Drum Major:  Nina Watkins
Band Director:  Joe Lloyd
State Rating:  Excellent

1978-1979

1978-1979

Drum Major:  Mike Nichols
Band Director:  Joe Lloyd

1977-1978

Drum Major:  Jim Taylor
Band Director:  Joe Lloyd

1976-1977

1976-1977

Drum Major:  Cynthia Price
Band Director:  Joe Lloyd