Last Updated on October 29, 2023 by Robert C. Hoopes
Avon High School Triumphs at Indiana State School Music Association Marching Band State Finals
Indianapolis, IN – The Indiana State School Music Association (ISSMA) recently hosted its highly anticipated annual marching band state finals at the iconic Lucas Oil Stadium. The competition, which drew high school bands from across the state, concluded with resounding success as the results were announced for different classes.
In the fiercely competitive Class A category, Avon High School took home the grand prize, showcasing their exceptional musical talents and precision marching. Coming in right behind them were Carmel High School and Brownsburg High School, who secured second and third spots respectively. The performance levels in Class A were truly remarkable, highlighting the incredible dedication and talent of the participating schools.
Meanwhile, in Class B, North High School from Evansville emerged as the top contender, leaving a lasting impression on the judges with their awe-inspiring performance. Greenwood High School and Northview High School from Brazil showcased their remarkable musical abilities and secured the second and third positions, adding to the excitement of the event.
In the highly competitive Class C, Edgewood High School from Ellettsville triumphed as the winner, demonstrating their exceptional musicality and showmanship on the grand stage. Western High School from Russiaville and NorthWood High School from Nappanee took second and third place, respectively, showcasing their immense talent and dedication to their craft.
The energy reached its peak in Class D as Forest Park High School from Ferdinand claimed the top spot, captivating the audience and judges with their captivating performance. Following closely behind were Lewis Cass High School and Jimtown High School, securing second and third place, and demonstrating their incredible dedication and musicianship.
Beyond the winners, various high schools from different regions participated and achieved commendable rankings in this prestigious competition. The event served as a platform for young musicians to showcase their talent and create memories that will last a lifetime.
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The ISSMA marching band state finals was a celebration of musical talent and dedication, as high schools from across Indiana showcased their incredible musical abilities. Avon High School, North High School, Edgewood High School, and Forest Park High School emerged as the champions in their respective categories, cementing their place as the top marching bands in the state. Congratulations to all the participating schools for their hard work and dedication.