Marian Symphonic Band Earns ‘Honor Band’ at U of I

Follows up Grand Champion award at Illinois State

Chicago Heights, IL–(ENEWSPF)– The Marian Catholic High School Symphonic Band was named “Honor Band” in Class AA on Saturday at the University of Illinois Superstate Band contest.

Marian was one of 25 bands selected to perform this year from a field of more than 60 audition tape applications. With the Honor Band award comes an automatic invitation to perform in exhibition at Superstate again next year.

The previous weekend, Marian Catholic competed in the Illinois State University Band contest, where the Symphonic Band earned first place in its class and was named overall Grand Champion. The Marian Concert Band earned second place in its class.

Source: MCHS