Normal Marching Band Invitational: Bloomington, IL - September 29, 2018

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Grand Champion: Morton

Links: Recap

Field 1A:

63.050 Herscher (Auxiliary)

58.100 Bremen (Winds, Percussion)

50.750 El Paso-Gridley

Field 2A:

73.450 Monticello (Winds, Percussion, Auxiliary)

67.800 Pontiac Township

62.450 Thornton Fractional South

Field 3A:

84.250 Morton (Winds, Auxiliary)

77.700 Romeoville (Percussion)

Contact Information:

Lisa Preston
Festival Website



Performance times in the afternoon/evening.

Competitive classes will be determined by band size, and we are pleased to offer a noncompetitive class which will provide adjudicator feedback for groups who do not wish to be scored.

The Invitational will be held at Illinois Wesleyan University's Tucci Stadium at Wilder Field, the fifth oldest football stadium in the NCAA. New artificial turf was installed at Tucci Stadium in 2011.

For additional information, contact the Normal West band directors:
Lisa Preston ( and Ryan Budzinski (

Blank Score Sheet

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Performance Schedule:

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Class 1A
5:00 PM: El Paso-Gridley
5:15 PM: Herscher
5:30 PM: Bremen

5:45 PM: Break

Class 2A
6:00 PM: Pontiac Township
6:15 PM: Monticello
6:30 PM: Thornton Fractional South

6:45 PM: Break

Class 3A
7:30 PM: Romeoville
7:45 PM: Morton

8:00 PM: Normal

8:15 PM: Awards

Festival Address - 1312 Park Street Bloomington, IL 61701

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Last Updated On: 09-25-2018