Of Enthusiastic High School Musicians To Perform At Major Event!
(October 25, 2012) Enjoy
the Music.com, an industry leader in consumer electronics
information plus equipment and music reviews for approximately 15 years,
is pleased to announce their support for the Kingdom of the Sun Marching
Band Festival. High School Bands from around Florida will come together
to compete on the field Saturday, November 10th, at North
Marion High School in Citra Florida. This competition will be the last
sanctioned event before the Florida Marching Band Coalition State
Finals. We at Enjoy the Music.com support
the Arts in our schools and are doing our part in sponsoring the Grand
"High school band programs nurture the love of music in young people. They gain a new appreciation of the art of performance, and the dedication required to succeed at a higher level. This program builds character and provides experience that translates to success in the future "said J. Craig Lilly, Director of Music. An educator with over 30 years of experience, Mr. Lilly has worked with thousands of students and has produced Superior and Excellent scores for many years.
am pleased to have a talented group of students this year, and I thank Enjoy
the Music.com for partnering with us in rewarding the hard
work and dedication these students put forth in creating these
performances" said Mr. Lilly. "We have 22 schools all working
their best to be the Grand Champion at this year’s event."
"Must admit that yours truly spent many years in school bands,
including marching, symphonic and jazz ensemble, and can tell you that virtually nothing gives you a better love and understanding of music then trying to get a large group together and making it
yourself" said Steven R. Rochlin, Editor and Creative Director of
Enjoy the Music.com. The opportunity to pick up an instrument, experience the creative process, understand tone quality and all the other factors that go into
truly making music and performing it in front of people lasts a lifetime. These kids really deserve a hand in making that happen and everyone at
Enjoy the Music.com is honored to support the Kingdom of the Sun Marching Band
Festival and sponsor the Grand Champion Trophy."