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UCS bands earn top division ratings at regional festival

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All four Utica Community Schools bands took top honors at a recent regional competition.

Eisenhower, Henry Ford, Utica, and Stevenson bands received the top Division 1 ratings from judges at the annual Michigan School Band & Orchestra Association (MSBOA) District 16 Marching Band Festival.

The adjudicators judged the band in the categories of marching, music, and general effect.

The bands performed the halftimes shows that were featured at this year’s BandARama:

    Chieftain Marching Band – Guitar Heroes

    Eagle Marching Band – The Time is Now

    Titan Marching Band – Nightmare in the Shadows

    Falcon Marching Band – Música Caliente