Band director: Danny Gleich

• Name of high school: Centennial High School 

• Band’s official name: Centennial High School Marching Band 

• Band director: Danny Gleich; assistant director, Ryan Swartz 

• Total number of band members, including flag corps: 113

• Number of seniors, juniors, sophomores, freshmen: 22 seniors, 27 juniors, 36 sophomores and 28 freshmen

• Date of first home halftime show: Sept. 1

• Halftime show’s theme: “The Beatles” 

• Scheduled special performances:

Sept. 30 -- Columbus City Invitational at Afrocentric High School

Oct. 18 -- Circleville Pumpkin Show Parade

Nov. 9 -- Veterans Day Parade in downtown Columbus

Jan. 1, 2018 -- Outback Bowl in Tampa, Florida

• Scheduled competitions:

Sept. 30 -- Columbus City Invitational at Afrocentric High School

• Special events:

Dec. 31 -- Parade in Ybor City (in Tampa, Florida)

Jan. 1, 2018 -- Outback Bowl in Tampa, Florida

• Name of band boosters: Centennial Booster Parent Teacher Association

• Band’s or boosters’ website and/or social-media links:

Facebook: Centennial Stars Marching and Concert Band

Twitter: @centhsimusic

Youtube: Centennial Stars Instrumental Music

• Additional details from band director:

The Centennial High School Marching Band from Columbus, Ohio proudly represents the Columbus City Schools. With 113 members to date, the band is the largest in the district. The band performed in Walt Disney World in 2016, and this New Year’s Day 2018 will perform at the Outback Bowl in Tampa, Florida.

The band also performs is various parades and festivals including the Buckeye Invitational at Ohio Stadium, The Massillon Band Review at the Paul Brown Stadium, The Columbus annual Veterans Day Parade, and at the annual Circleville Pumpkin Show. The marching Stars perform a variety of them shows each season. Past shows include: “Earth, Wind, and Fire,” music from the band “Chicago,” “I Love the 80s,” “James Bond:007,” just a name a few.

The band is made of a diverse group of students from all over the greater Columbus area. Centennial is a Silver Medalist school and the students in the band represent their school proudly.

.embed-container { position: relative; padding-bottom: 56.25%; height: 0; overflow: hidden; max-width: 100%; } .embed-container iframe, .embed-container object, .embed-container embed { position: absolute; top: 0; left: 0; width: 100%; height: 100%; } This is the Centennial High School marching band's "Beatles" tribute from their Aug. 25 halftime performance at Grandview Heights.