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Battle of the Bands Jamboree

The Alabama State University Mighty Marching Hornets will host the Battle of the Bands Jamboree on April 7 at the Dunn-Oliver Acadome. The event will begin at 1 p.m. Doors open at 11 a.m.

The event will feature marching bands from area high schools, as well as performances by the Talladega College Marching Tornadoes and the Mighty Marching Hornets.

“Each band will gain performance experience and also have the opportunity to showcase their talents,” said Dr. James Oliver, ASU band Director. “Developing relationships with the high school directors and students is the overall goal of the Jamboree."

A special performance by Hitmaker D-Aye will be held at halftime.

Battle of the Bands participants include:

High School Bands:  Anniston High School, B.C. Rain High School, Booker T. Washington High School, Calhoun High School, Carver High School, Jeff Davis High School, Lafayette High School, Sidney Lanier High School, Robert E. Lee High School, Park Crossing High School, R. A. Hubbard High School, and Selma High School

College Bands:  ASU Marching Hornets and Talladega College

Tickets are $12 in advance and are available at the ASU Ticket Office. Tickets are $15 on the day of the event.

This year, the Marching Hornets are raising funds for their trip to Pasadena, Calif., to participate in the 2019 Tournament of Roses Parade.

For tickets and more information, contact ASU’s Mighty Marching Hornets Band at 334-229-4289.

Sat., Apr. 7, 2018, 11:00AM – 4:00PM

More Information on Website:

Dunn–Oliver Acadome 1595 Robert C. Hatch Dr, Montgomery, Alabama 36106

Category: Music, Community

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