ATASCADERO ó Itís only a few weeks into the school year and the Atascadero High School Marching Band has already brought home awards from several recent competitions and parades, most recently at the 49th Annual Selma Marching Band Festival.
The band competed against 13 other bands from around California, taking home 2nd place in their division, which is based on the size of the band, for their performance on the field. Band director Nate Conrad says each band had to interpret this yearís theme ó the Greek myth of Persephone, the goddess of spring and growth ó by performing marching formations and original music in a 10-minute half-time style show. For the complete article see the 10-30-2013 issue.
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