Huntingdon band program hosts annual Marching Invitational
Montgomery, Ala. — More than 850 young musicians in 16 Alabama high school marching bands will be on the Huntingdon College campus this Saturday, October 5, for
the annual Marching Scarlet and Grey Marching Invitational. The bands
will compete by performing selections from their shows. Performances
will begin at 10:00 a.m. and will continue at 20-minute intervals
throughout the day (except for a brief lunch break) at the College's W.
James Samford Jr. Stadium. Huntingdon's Marching Scarlet and Grey will
perform at 4:20 p.m. to conclude the day, followed by an awards
ceremony. Admission is free and performances are open to the public.
Following is the event schedule:
Isabella High School Mustang Pride Band, Maplesville, 10:00 a.m.
Horseshoe Bend High School Marching Band, New Site, 10:20 a.m.
Kingwood Christian School Marching Lions Band, Alabaster, 10:40 a.m.
Trinity Presbyterian School Wildcat Pride Marching Band, Montgomery, 11:00 a.m.
Verbena High School Red Devil Regiment Marching Band, Verbena, 11:20 a.m.
Central Coosa High School Marching Cougars, Rockford, 11:40 a.m.
Montgomery Catholic Preparatory School Marching Knights, Montgomery, 12:00 p.m.
Dadeville High School Sound of Gold, Dadeville, 1:00 p.m.
Demopolis High School River City Blue Marching Band, Demopolis, 1:20 p.m.
Reeltown High School Marching Band, Reeltown, 1:40 p.m.
Citronelle High School Mighty Citronelle Wildcat Marching Band, 2:00 p.m.
Marbury High School Northstars Marching Band, Deatsville, 2:20 p.m.
Beulah High School Marching Band, Valley, 2:40 p.m.
Russell County High School Warrior Band, Seale, 3:00 p.m.
Alabama Christian Academy Marching Eagle Band, Montgomery, 3:20 p.m.
Wetumpka High School Pride of the Tribe, Wetumpka, 3:40 p.m.
Central High School Red Devil Regiment, Phenix City, 4:00 p.m.
Huntingdon College Marching Scarlet and Grey, 4:20 p.m.
Huntingdon College, grounded in the
Judeo-Christian tradition of the United Methodist Church, is
committed to nurturing growth in faith, wisdom, and service and to
graduating individuals prepared to succeed in a rapidly changing
world. Founded in 1854, Huntingdon is a coeducational liberal arts
college. Ranked in the top tier of
regional colleges by U.S. News and World Report and
consistently listed in the Princeton Review's "The Best
Colleges: Region by Region," Huntingdon has for three years been
recognized on the President's Higher Education Community Service
Honor Roll and is listed on the National Register of Historic
Places. Washington Monthly, which ranks colleges on the
basis of their contributions to the public good, places Huntingdon
in the top 20% of 352 baccalaureate colleges. Huntingdon's music
program offers a major in music with concentrations in voice or
instrumental music or worship leadership, and a major in P–12 music
education, with teaching certification in choral or instrumental music.
Huntingdon's Cultural and Community Events Series programs are sponsored by Baptist Health.