14th Annual MLK Battle Of The Bands Competition

Toyota   Date: January 18, 2015
Time: 4:00PM-8:00PM
Venue: Rice Stadium
Location: 6100 Main Street, Houston, Texas 77005
Check-In Time: NLT 2:00PM (Participants Only)
Check-Point: East side of Rice Stadium

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Eventbrite - 14th Annual Battle of the Bands Competition

The Stadium Box Office Opens @ 3:00PM - Tickets at Gate are 15$ (Cash Only)
 
  95.3 JAMZ    

Houston will host the 14th Annual MLK Battle Of The Bands Competition on January 18, 2015 at 4:00 PM. This Spectacular Event will feature more than 20 nationally acclaimed marching bands from across the country, including the best high school marching bands from Arkansas, California, Louisiana, Mississippi, Oklahoma, Tennessee, and Texas.

 

 

Presentations

Peter Allen-953 JAMZ & Erica Tirado-953 JAMZ

Announcers
Marla “Ms. G” Griffin & Fat Pimp

DJ
Studewood DJ

Performers
Twayne & Trae Da Truth

Presentation Of Colors
C.E. King High School A/F JROTC

Singing Of The National Anthem
“Just Brittany”

Exhibition Performance

Alcorn State University Marching Band
Langston University Marching Band


14th Annual MLK Battle Of The Bands Competition Adjudicators

 

Darryl FieldsDr. Tim Zachary
Director Of Bands, PVAMU
Adjudicator
  Chuck ThrockmortonChuck Throckmorton
Director Of Bands, Rice University
Adjudicator

Chuck Throckmorton is Director of Bands at Rice University.  He directs the Rice Symphonic Band, The MOB:  Rice University’s Marching Owl Band, The Houston Concert Band – an adult community band, and Music Everywhere:  Chamber Music for non-music majors. ... read more

     
Nathan HaymerNathan Haymer
Director Of Bands, Southern University
Adjudicator
  Marc MartinMarc Martin
Director Of Athletic Bands, University Of Houston
Adjudicator

Marc Martin is the Interim Associate Director of Bands and a Visiting Assistant Professor of Music at the University of Houston Moores School of Music. ...read more

 

   
Darryl FieldsProfessor Lonnie Easter
Director Of Bands, Langston University
Adjudicator
  Nathan HaymerDr. Renardo Murray
Director Of Bands, Alcorn State University
Adjudicator
     
Darryl FieldsMark Gordon
Assistant Director Of Bands, Prairie View A & M University
Administrative Judge
  Nathan HaymerDarryl Fields
Former Director Of Bands St. Augustine High School
Administrative Judge





2014 MLK Battle Of The Band Place Fininshers


Large Band Category

1st Place - Central Medical Magnet High School Marching Band-Beaumont, TX
2nd Place - Townview Magnet Center High School Marching Band-Dallas, TX
3rd Place - Belaire High School Marching Band-Baton Rouge, LA

Medium Band Cateegory


1st Place - Willowridge High School Marching Band-Houston, TX
2nd Place - Memorial High School Marching Band-Port Arthur, TX
3rd Place - Stephen F. Austin High School Marching Band-Houston, TX


Small Band Category

1st Place - Jack Yates High School marching band-Houston, TX
2nd Place - Clifton J. Ozen High School Marching Band-Beaumont, TX
3rd Place - Lincoln High School, Marching Band-Dallas, TX

Middle School Band Category

1st Place - Jack Tobey Junior High School-Pine Bluff, AR
2nd Place - Jefferson Middle School-Port Arthur, TX
3rd Place - Thomas Middle School-Houston, TX

9th Annual MLK Youth Parade

Date: January 17, 2015
Time: 12:00 PM
Location: Midtown Houston
Place: Parade Originates On San Jacinto Street & Elgin Street

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14th Annual Battle of the Bands Competition

Date: January 18, 2015
Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Rice Stadium
Check-In Time: NLT 2:00PM (Participants Only)

Check-In Point: East side of Rice Stadium

Register Now!


Eventbrite - 14th Annual Battle of the Bands Competition

21st Annual MLK Grande Parade

Date: January 19, 2015
Time: 10:00 AM
Location: Midtown Houston

Place: Parade Originates On San Jacinto Street & Elgin Street

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