#Marching Band

10 things that made us smile this week

It's December! How did that happen? As the days get shorter and we head full-speed into the busiest holiday season of the year—yet again in the middle of a still-raging pandemic (weeeee!)—we could all use some glimmers of hope and snippets of joy to perk us up.
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The Daily Sentinel

Christmas along the river in Pomeroy

POMEROY, Ohio — The excitement of the Christmas season could be felt in Pomeroy during last Sunday’s parade. Spectators lined Main Street in anticipation of its return after last year’s cancellation due to COVID-19. Storefronts were seasonally decorated, and welcomed shoppers before and after the parade. In typical hometown fashion,...
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The CW Greenlights HBCU-Set ‘March’ Docuseries Following Prairie View A&M University Marching Band

On the heels of All American spinoff Homecoming, the CW has ordered its second series set against the HBCU experience. The network has greenlighted March, an eight-episode series which revolves around the Prairie View A&M University Marching Band, The Marching Storm, recently ranked as the top HBCU Division I band by ESPN’s The Undefeated. March debuts Monday, January 24 (8-9 pm ET/PT). It then moves to Sundays starting February 27 (9-10 pm ET/PT), after All American and All American: Homecoming take over Monday nights. The All American spinoff Homecoming, also set against the HBCU experience, is written and exec produced by...

‘March’ Docuseries at The CW Will Explore HBCU Band Culture (TV News Roundup)

The CW announced a new docuseries titled “March,” which will explore HBCU band culture. The series will premiere on Jan. 24 at 8 p.m. before moving to a Sunday 9 p.m. timeslot on Feb. 27. With eight parts, “March” focuses on The Marching Storm, the prestigious marching band at Prairie View A&M University, following how the students balance the pressure of band and academics at once. The series is from Stage 13. Executive producers include Cheryl Horner McDonough, Jamail Shelton, Shari Scorca and Marcel Fuentes. Also in today’s TV news roundup: FIRST LOOKS HBO Max unveiled a trailer for the unscripted competition series “Finding...

Clovis North band invited to Macy's Parade 2022, raising money now

Clovis, Calif. — The Clovis North Marching Band and Color Guard has been invited to the 96th annual Macy's Day Parade 2022 in New York. The group is starting fundraising efforts in a big way. They will be performing Saturday, December 4th at 1:00 pm in River Park by the Christmas tree for an hour or more.

RUHS band wins state

The Redondo Union High School marching band won the Division Four State Championship Nov. 20 at Huntington Beach. Band teacher Ray Vizcarra also led RUHS to championships in 2015 and 2016. The 94-member group, and 14-member dance guard started the season by winning the South Bay Invitational at West Torrance.

Providence celebrates the return of the Holiday Tree Lighting

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (WLNE)- The City of Providence held their Holiday Tree Lighting Ceremony downtown Friday night. The ceremony was presented by the City’s Department of Art, Culture, and Tourism. Local councilmembers, and residents of Providence gathered for the lighting after last years ceremony could not have a public gathering. The...

‘I look forward to the bands’ miracles Christmas Parade is back

LUBBOCK, Texas — The cherished annual parade of lights is back this year and kicking off the holiday season with a few special treats for the community. The event was canceled last year due to COVID restrictions but is set to be bigger than ever before. Lubbock ISD’s Director of...

Local students send banner in support of peers

HUBBARD, Ohio (WKBN) – The Hubbard High School band is letting bands in Texas and Wisconsin impacted by recent tragedies know they’re thinking of them. Band students signed two banners this week. One will be heading to the Andrews High School Band in Texas following a tragic November crash that took the lives of a bus driver and the band director.
Hammonton Gazette

High school band marches to victory

The Hammonton High School Marching Band is the 2021 Tournament of Bands (TOB) Group 1A New Jersey state champion. “This was an amazing season,” Band Director Tim White told The Gazette. White said thigh-school-band-marches-to-victoryhat, when band season started in July, they “never thought we would achieve all that we did...

The CW will follow Prairie View A&M University's marching band in HBU-set docuseries March

March will be The CW's second series set at a Historically Black College and University after All American: Homecoming. The eight-episode docuseries revolves around the Prairie View A&M University Marching Band, The Marching Storm, recently ranked as the top HBCU Division I band by ESPN’s The Undefeated. March premieres Monday, Jan. 24, but will move to Sundays starting Feb. 27.

Lake-Lehman’s Marching Knights compete in tournament

Tired of ads? Subscribers enjoy a distraction-free reading experience. The Lake-Lehman Band would like to introduce the 2021 Marching Knights. The Marching Knights band members include four seniors this year: Emily Spencer on the marimba, Katie Parsons on the snare drum, Seth Mieczkowski on the saxophone, and Aiden Chappel on the baritone.
APG of Wisconsin

Ashland Christmas parade coming Saturday

The 59th annual Ashland Christmas parade will begin at 4:30 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 4, at Beaser Avenue and Main Street. The lineup of floats from local businesses and organizations will be:. 1. Chequamegon Area Veterans. 2. Fastenal. 3. Ashland High School Marching Band (line up by shell) 4. Northland Lawn...


VISIT PHILADELPHIA® Holiday Parade: The all-new VISIT PHILADELPHIA® Holiday Parade is the city’s first parade celebrating all of winter’s holidays, including Hannukah, Christmas, Kwanzaa, and the Chinese New Year. On Saturday, December 4, the parade will kick-off at 5:00 p.m. at 2nd & Market Streets and will proceed up Market, ending at City Hall.


The Eight-Part Series Following the Prairie View A&M University Marching Band Premieres Monday, January 24. December 3, 2021 (Burbank, CA)—The CW Network announced today the all-new docu-series MARCH, which celebrates the colorful, boisterous and competitive world of HBCU band culture through the eyes of the experts—the band members and leaders themselves. Embedded inside the Prairie View A&M University Marching Band, The Marching Storm, this engaging eight-part series will capture the blood, sweat, and tears each member sheds to make it to the field while balancing their dynamic college life. MARCH debuts on Monday, January 24 (8:00-9:00pm ET/PT), and then MARCH moves to Sundays starting February 27 (9:00-10:00 ET/PT), after ALL AMERICAN and ALL AMERICAN: HOMECOMING take over Monday nights.