Hurricane Band students beat the competition!
Last week (Nov. 18-20)the Mobile County honor Band tryouts were held over two days hosted by Baker High Band. Several members of the Bryant Hurricane Band beat out the competition from all high school bands in Mobile County to make the Honor Band that will perform the first week of January 2009.
Hurricane Band students making the grade were: Miranda Ellis and India Higgins on Flute, Amber McCrary on Clarinet, Andrew Cox on Tenor Sax, Christian Davis, Tyler Logan, Phillip Melancon, and Julie Jones on Trumpet, Edward Wiggins and Monica Allen on Baritone, and Meghan Hocks and Braden Seaman on Percussion.
The Mobile County Honor Band will have the Gold Band directed by University of Alabama Million Dollar Band director Dr. Kenneth Ozzello. The Silver Band will be conducted by University of South Alabama's Ward Miller, who will be the new USA Marching Band director.