WIU Marching Band Classic: Macomb, IL - October 21, 2023

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Grand Champion: Fort Zumwalt North, MO

Links: Recap

Field 1A:

56.900 Orion (Music, Percussion, DM)

56.600 ROWVA

56.100 Rushville-Industry

53.100 New Berlin

52.700 Galva

48.400 Blue Ridge (Auxiliary)

48.100 Havana

44.700 Lewistown

Field 2A:

71.900 Macomb (Music, Auxiliary, Percussion)

68.100 Rock Falls

64.100 El Paso-Gridley (DM)

63.600 Clark County, MO

60.700 Monmouth-Roseville

59.000 St. Joseph-Ogden

58.200 Genoa-Kingston

57.700 Farmington

48.800 Illini West

Field 3A:

77.300 East Peoria (Music, Auxiliary, Percussion)

68.700 Rochelle Township

66.600 Canton

63.800 Kewanee

63.600 Streator Township (DM)

61.750 Jacksonville

Field 4A:

87.700 Fort Zumwalt North, MO (Music, Percussion)

84.900 Washington Community

81.100 Grayslake North (Auxiliary)

77.100 LaSalle-Peru (DM)

76.000 Pekin Community

75.500 United Township

65.700 Richwoods

Contact Information:

Matt Thomas
Festival Website



The 40th annual Western Illinois University Marching Band Classic will feature some of the finest west-central and central Illinois high school bands in field competition on the WIU-Macomb campus. The classic kicks off with the National Anthem at 4 PM on Hanson Field; the awards ceremony is scheduled for 8:10 PM. In between there will be field competition in a two division championship format: small school (Classes 1A, 2A) and large school (Classes 3A, 4A). Overall champion trophies will be awarded in each division and to the top three bands in each class. The best drum major(s), percussion, winds and auxiliaries in each division also will receive trophies.

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Festival Address: 1 University Circle, Macomb, IL 61455

Performance Schedule:

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Class 1A
12:00 PM: LeRoy
12:15 PM: Orion
12:30 PM: Galva
12:45 PM: Rushville-Industry
1:00 PM: New Berlin
1:15 PM: ROWVA
1:30 PM: Havana
1:45 PM: Lewistown
2:00 PM: Blue Ridge

2:15 PM: Break

Class 2A
2:30 PM: St. Joseph-Ogden
2:45 PM: Illini West
3:00 PM: Genoa-Kingston
3:15 PM: El Paso-Gridley
3:30 PM: Farmington
3:45 PM: Rock Falls
4:00 PM: Macomb
4:15 PM: Clark County, MO
4:30 PM: Monmouth-Roseville

4:45 PM: Break

Class 3A
5:15 PM: East Peoria
5:30 PM: Kewanee
5:45 PM: Jacksonville
6:00 PM: Streator Township
6:15 PM: Canton
6:30 PM: Rochelle Township

6:45 PM: Break

Class 4A
7:00 PM: Richwoods
7:15 PM: LaSalle-Peru
7:30 PM: United Township
7:45 PM: Pekin Community
8:00 PM: Grayslake North
8:15 PM: Fort Zumwalt North, MO
8:30 PM: Washington Community

8:45 PM: WIU Marching Leathernecks

9:00 PM: Awards

Last Updated On: 10-16-2023