• April 11, 2021

Tags : marchfest

SISD Bands excel at 2019 UIL region contest, Marchfest; Eastlake

High school marching bands in the Socorro Independent School District competed in the UIL region and Marchfest competitions, recently, highlighting their impressive creativity and musical talents on the field. The UIL Marching Band Region Contest was Oct. 12 at the Student Activities Complex. All SISD high school marching bands received a Division 1 rating in […]Read More

Bandtober Goes Out With A Blast: Three Regional Contests

Bandtober is almost over, and it’s going out with a bang. Three important contests are happening on Saturday, but none of them are in El Paso, although they all are relatively easy drives from us. The largest contest is the  41st annual Tournament of Bands, taking place in Aggie Memorial Stadium up in Las Cruces, […]Read More

What To Look For at this Weekend’s SISD Marchfest

This Saturday, October 20, a host of bands will take the field in the all-day, two-part marching contest sponsored by the Socorro ISD. There are several reasons way you should go out of your way to see this one, even if you intend to travel to Las Cruces next week for Tournament of Bands. The […]Read More

Bel Air Band Earns Top Spot at Thunderbird Invitational

The Coronado Band’s Thunderbird Invitational, held on September 29, kicked off what should be 5 weeks of some great band action here in the Borderland. Thirteen bands, along with the host T-Bird band, performed for a panel of 7 judges, which scored each organization in a narrow set of criteria and offered suggestions on improving […]Read More