West Essex to Host Marching Band Competition Oct. 20
Saturday, October 12, 2013 • 12:39am
NORTH CALDWELL, NJ - More than 20 high school marching bands will compete in the Tournament of Bands Chapter X Championship on Sunday, Oct. 20 from 1-7 p.m. on the grounds of West Essex Regional Schools in North Caldwell.
The West Essex Regional High School Marching Knights will host the tournament, which serves all of North and Central Jersey marching bands. The winners of the competition will move on to the Atlantic Coast Championship in Hersey Park, PA. The West Essex Marching Knights will perform “The Rite of Spring: Recoiled” in the Group 2 Open Class part of the tournament later in the competition.
Bands scheduled to participate are: Rutherford, Raritan, Lenape Valley, Al Johnson, Lodi, Union City, Carteret, Brick Township, Sayreville War Memorial, North Bergen, Hanover Park, Toms River North, Tottenville, Memorial, Roselle Park, Madison, Matawan, Governor Livingston, Brick Memorial and Ramsey high schools.