W. Charles Akins HS Band

“Through camaraderie and dedication… a legacy of excellence.

Current News & Information

Great Performance by Wind Symphony!

On Tuesday, October 18th the Akins Wind Symphony performed their first Fall Concert for an enthusiastic crowd at the AISD Performing Arts Center.  Thanks to all our supporters and parents who made the evening so great!

The Wind Symphony proudly presented “Chaos Theory” by James Bonney featuring Boulder Sheffield on Electric Guitar.  Enjoy his performance here:

Wind Symphony Fall Concert - October 18th, 7:30pm - AISD PAC

The Akins High School Band Presents

The Akins Wind Symphony



Tuesday, October 18, 2016  7:30pm

Austin ISD Performing Arts Center


…GO by Samuel R. Hazo

October by Eric Whitacre

Symphonic Suite from Star Wars - The Force Awakens by John Williams/arr. Bocook

Chaos Theory by James Bonney (Boulder Sheffield, Electric Guitar)

On The Mall by Edwin Goldman

AEB Ties for 6th at USBands Yamaha Cup

Congrats to all members of the AEB family on a great day at the USBands Yamaha Cup in Converse, TX!

In preliminary competition, AEB placed 3rd in Class IV Open, 10th overall (out of 32) and won the following caption awards:

  • Best Overall Effect
  • Best Percussion
  • Best Colorguard

In finals competition, AEB tied for 6th place with the best performance yet of the 2016 season!

Congrats to everyone involved in the day!

AEB Weekly - 10/17/16 to 10/23/16

The weekly newsletter is available here.

AEB Weekly - 10/10/16 to 10/16/16

The weekly newsletter is available here.

10/14/16 - Football vs. Anderson

Ann Richards School for Young Women Leaders will be joining us for this game against Anderson High School!  We are very excited to welcome these ladies into the AEB family for the evening.  Ann Richards will be performing post-game on this night.

4:30pm - End of school, students eat dinner (provided)

5:50pm - Depart Akins

6:30pm - Arrive House Park

7:30pm - Game pegins

8:45pm - Half-time performance (approximate)

10:00pm - Watch Ann Richards perform post-game

11:00pm - Estimated return time to Akins

You can download a printable version of the schedule here.

© Akins High School Band 2016