ORLANDO, Fla. – Marching bands from Eastern High School and Northwestern High School became stars of their own Disney shows during spring break.
Northwestern’s “Tiger Pride” band entertained resort guests at the Magic Kingdom Park as they opened for the new “Festival of Fantasy Parade.” Under the direction of Jeremy Snyder and Jon Rodgers, the group also completed a “Your Instrumental” workshop during the trip, where they learned the fundamental, reinforced performance concepts and fine-tuned techniques. The band recorded a polished performance of Disney music selections in a studio environment.
Eastern’s “Comet Command and Golden Guard” also played at the Magic Kingdom Park as part of the Disney Performing Arts program. Under the direction of Joel Mathews, students marched down Main Street, U.S.A., and around Cinderella Castle into Frontierland.