2014-2015 Hanceville High School Band
Steven Porter
New Band Director


Steven Porter received his Bachelor of Music in Performance from the University of North Alabama in 1996. While there, he studied with Dr. James K. Simpson, Mr. Rick Mason, Mr. Lloyd Jones, Dr. Edd Jones, and Dr. Tom Ed Moore.

Mr. Porter has been involved with music education and performance for over 15 years; teaching all levels of music from beginning to pre-professional to include theory, stage performance, jazz, improvisation, blues and rock. Previously, the Band Director for Scottsboro Junior High School, Collins Elementary School and the Assistant Band Director at Scottsboro High School, where he began a Jazz/Rock/Blues band of high school students, composed/arranged for the Jazz Band, Marching Band, and Junior High Bands.

Mr. Porter has performed with the Nashville Blues Society and the Classic Blues Jam. He has performed sax/keys/vocals with various rock, blues, and country bands in West and Middle Tennessee including Bluesberry Jam and Shiloh.

 Band Announcements:

Weaver Dixie Jubilee Jam Results

September 27, 2014

Superior:  Drum Major, Color Guard, Percussion, Majorettes.

Excellent:  Band


October 4th

Covered Bridge Marching Festival, Oneonta

Performance time:  1:45

Covered Bridge at Oneonta Results

 Superiors: Band, Drum Major, Percussion, Color Guard, Majorettes
Majorettes Best in Class AND Best OVERALL

Call time: 9am Hanceville Band room.

Depart 11:15am

Awards 9pm

Return: approx. 10:30pm



Change practice times

Mon - Tues 5-7

Thur 5-7:30


Oct 25

UTC Band Day


Beginning Week of Oct 20th

Marching Band is only on Thur 5-7


Christmas Parade Dec 6th