Chino High Band sweeps competitions; 45th annual Band Review Nov. 7
Chino High’s 77th Cavalry Band and Pageantry has won Sweepstakes in all five of its competitions so far this year.
In addition to coming in top overall in those events, the band also took firsts in the following caption awards: music performance and visual effect at the Southern California School Band and Orchestra Association (SCSBOA) contest in Aliso Viejo on Sept. 26; music performance, music effect, and visual effect at the SCSBOA contest in Downey on Oct. 3; music effect, visual effect, and visual performance at the SCSBOA contest in Rowland Heights on Oct. 10; music performance, music effect, and visual effect at the SCSBOA contest in Hacienda Heights on Oct. 24; music performance, music effect, and visual performance at the SCSBOA contest in Anaheim on Oct. 31.
The band’s Auxiliary (Pageantry) won Sweepstakes on Oct. 31, and the band’s Percussion unit won Sweepstakes on Oct. 3. Auxiliary took first place in its division on Sept. 26, Oct. 3, Oct. 10, and Oct. 24. Percussion took first place in its division on Oct. 10, Oct. 24, and Oct. 31.
The band will host its 45th Annual Chino High Invitational Band Review and Field Tournament on Saturday, Nov. 7.
The Band Review parade featuring 40 school marching bands will kick off at approximately 11:30 a.m. at Riverside Drive and 12th Street. It will head west to 10th Street, north to Park Street, and east on Park to the student parking lot. The parade is expected to end at 3:30 p.m.
A morning field show, with approximately 10 bands, will begin at 8 a.m. at the Chino High Stadium. An evening field tournament, featuring 14 bands, is set for 5:30 to 10:30 p.m.
The parade is free. Tournament admission is $10 for adults, $8 for persons 60 and older and high school students with a school identification card, and free for children 5 years and younger. Admission includes both tournaments.