The Dobyns-Bennett High School marching band will be in Indiana Friday competing for the Grand National Champion title in the Bands of America.
The band left in charter buses about 1 p.m. Thursday for Indianapolis and is scheduled to perform at 8:15 a.m. central time Friday, which would be 9:15 a.m. eastern time, at Lucas Oil Stadium.
Science Hill High Schools percussion will perform in a competition at 9 a.m. that day.
D-B’s band will find out if it reached semi-finalist status about 9 p.m. Friday and will learn if it is a finalist about 5 p.m. Saturday.
Log onto www.musicforall.org, go to "Resources" tab across the top, then go to "Directors Lounge" to get information about this weekends event.
For those unable to attend who have a strong desire to watch the performances or order DVD, log onto www.musicforall.org/images/MFA-streaming-ad-final_August2013_2.pdf or http://www.musicforall.org/images/2013_MVP-MFA-Sales-2.pdf.