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CONGRATULATIONS 2015 MARCHING 
BAND
For more marching band contest results, go to ilmarching.com

MARENGO SETTLERS DAYS FESTIVAL, October 11, 2015
1st Place Parade, 1st Place Field Show, Best Music, Best Vis, Best GE, 
Best Auxiliary, Best Drum Majors, &
GRAND CHAMPIONS   84.20

WHEATON NORTH FALCON FESTIVAL, September 26, 2015
1st Place Class "AA", Best Music, Best GE   76.00

CHICAGOLAND MARCHING BAND FESTIVAL, September 19, 2015
Host/Exhibition:  Highest Scores Class "AA",  Best Music, Best GE, Best Auxiliary, Best Drum Majors   73.35

LAKE PARK FESTIVAL, September 12, 2015
Prelims:  2nd Place Class "AA",  Best Music   68.70
Finals:  4th
 Place   70.00


CONGRATULATIONS 
WIND SYMPHONY


Wind Symphony has been invited to perform at the 2016 Music for All-Bands of America National Concert Band Festival in Indianapolis, IN, March 10-13, 2016.  Our WHS Wind Symphony performed at the National Concert Band Festival in 1997, 2007, and 2012.  Wind Symphony has also performed at the Illinois Superstate Concert Band Festival the past nine years, most recently May, 2015.


JAZZ COMBO TO PERFORM AT THE 

MIDWEST CLINIC

Our WHS Jazz Combo will perform at the Midwest Clinic on Wednesday, December 16, 10:30 AM.  WHS alum and professional singer Haley Reinhart will be a special guest artist with the group.  Professional saxophonist Javon Jackson will clinic the combo after their performance.


CONGRATULATIONS 
JAZZ BAND 1, 

JAZZ BAND 2, and JAZZ COMBO

JAZZ BAND 1 CLASS "AAA" &

GRAND CHAMPION

 at the 2015 Jazz In the Meadows Jazz Festival.  This is the 8th consecutive year Jazz 1 won "AAA"

Jazz 2 and Jazz Combo also won their class at the 2015 JITM.


JAZZ BAND 1 CLASS "AA" &

GRAND CHAMPION

 of the 2015 Northshore Jazz Festival.  Jazz Combo earned 1st Place and Jazz Band 2 took 2nd place.

 

JAZZ BAND 1 performed at the Montreux Jazz Festival & Umbria Jazz Festival Summer 2014 (Switzerland & Itlay)


JAZZ BAND 1 performed at the 2013 Midwest Clinic, December 19, 2013, McCormick Place, Chicago, IL





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Lagunitas Music Foundation Scholarships
A huge thank you to the Lagunitas Music Foundation for their annual gift of $10,000 to the WHS Bands
for summer camp scholarships.