Marian Catholic

 Marching Band  Chicago Heights, IL

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"Cosmic Speculations: On the Edges of Infinity"

Journey to the Centre of the Earth-Peter Graham
Phantasmata III: Bump-Christopher Rouse
Stroke by Stroke-Jeff Beal
Toward the Splendid City-Richard Danielpour
Fantasia on a Theme of Thomas Tallis-Ralph Vaughan Williams

2008 Awards & Placements
Chicagoland Marching Band Festival
2nd Place in Class 3A Field (DM)
Naperville Central Marching Classic
Grand Champion
1st Place in Class 2A Field (Auxiliary, GE Visual, Percussion, GE Music)
Illinois State University Invitational Marching Championships
1st Place in Class 3A Field (Winds, Auxiliary, GE)
2nd Place in Finals
Bands of America Super Regional Championships: St. Louis, MO
1st Place in Class 2A Field (Music, GE)
2nd Place in Finals
Bands of America Regional Championships: Indianapolis, IN
1st Place in Class 2A Field (Music, Visual, GE)
4th Place in Finals
Bands of America Grand National Championships
1st Place in Class 2A Field Day 2
3rd Place in SemiFinals (Music, Visual, GE)
4th Place in Finals
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Director(s)
Greg Bimm, Scott Oliver, and Matthew Black
School Colors
Black, White and Vegas Gold
2018 Enrollment n/a   IMO Division n/a
2017 Enrollment 1001   IMO Division 1

Attending Festivals In 2018

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State of Illinois Invitational Marching Band Champions: 1981, 1982, 1983, 1984, 1985, 1987, 1988, 2000, 2001, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016.
Undefeated in class at ISU Championships since 1980.
Illinois Marching Band Championships Class 4A Champion: 2016.
BOA Grand National Champions: 1985, 1987, 1988, 1989, 1994, 1997, 2000.
BOA Grand National Finalists: 1984, 1985, 1986, 1987, 1988, 1989, 1990, 1991, 1992, 1993, 1994, 1995, 1996, 1997, 1998, 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016.
BOA Summer National Champions: 1984, 1985, 1986, 1987, 1988.
BOA Class AA National Champion: 1985, 1987, 1988, 1989, 1990, 1991, 1992, 1993, 1995, 1996, 1997, 1998, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2013, 2015.
BOA Class AAA National Champion: 2000.
BOA Grand National Finals Outstanding General Effect Caption: 1988, 1989, 1994, 1997, 2000.
BOA Grand National Finals Outstanding Music Performance Caption: 1987, 1988, 1996, 1997, 1998.
BOA Grand National Finals Outstanding Visual Performance Caption: 1987, 1999, 2009.
BOA Al Castronovo Esprit de Corps Winner: 2007, 2014.

BOA Indianapolis, IN Regional Champions: 2000.
BOA Normal, IL Regional Champions: 1988.
BOA Terre Haute, IN Regional Champions: 1987, 1989.
BOA Whitewater, WI Regional Champions: 1985.

BOA Bloomington, IN Regional Finalists: 1990.
BOA Cincinnati, OH Regional Finalists: 1997.
BOA Indianapolis, IN Regional Finalists: 1985, 1991, 1992, 1993, 1995, 1996, 1997, 1998, 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016.
BOA Normal, IL Regional Finalists: 1988.
BOA Pontiac, MI Regional Finalists: 2004.
BOA St. Louis, MO Regional Finalists: 2005, 2008, 2009, 2011, 2013.
BOA Terre Haute, IN Regional Finalists: 1987, 1989.
BOA Toledo, OH Regional Finalists: 1994, 1995, 1998.
BOA Whitewater, WI Regional Finalists: 1985.

BOA Bloomington, IN Class AA Regional Champions: 1990.
BOA Cincinnati, OH Class AA Regional Champions: 1997.
BOA Indianapolis, IN Class AA Regional Champions: 1985, 1995, 1996, 1997, 1998, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016.
BOA Normal, IL Class AA Regional Champions: 1988.
BOA St. Louis, MO Regional Class AA Champions: 2008, 2009, 2011.
BOA Terre Haute, IN Class AA Regional Champions: 1987, 1989.
BOA Toledo, OH Regional Class AA Champions: 1998.
BOA Whitewater, WI Regional Class A Champions: 1985.

-Marched in the 2006 and 2013 Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade.
-Marched in the 2010 Rose Bowl Parade.
-Marched in the 2000 Presidential Inauguration Parade.

700 Ashland Av., Chicago Heights, IL 60411