Huntingdon News

October 21, 2013
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Huntingdon College
News Release

Huntingdon Marching Honor Band set for Saturday

Marching Honor Band 2012Montgomery, Ala.—Huntingdon College's Marching Scarlet and Grey will welcome high school musicians to the field for the Marching Honor Band Saturday, October 26.  More than 244 musicians have applied to participate in the event.  The students will gather in the morning to rehearse and then will join the Marching Scarlet and Grey for the traditional Hawk Walk from Flowers Hall to W. James Samford Jr. Stadium at 12:35 p.m.  Honor Band participants will perform with the Huntingdon band during the Hawks home football game versus North Carolina Wesleyan College, with kick-off at 1:00 p.m. A post-game concert at 4:30 p.m. will conclude the day.  

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.  


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