The Marching Legends have punched their ticket to the 2019 ISSMA State Finals by placing in the top ten at the ISSMA Semi-State on Saturday afternoon. This marks the first appearance for band director Aaron King, the 15th Class B appearance for the North Side, and the 38th overall appearance in the school’s history. The … More Next stop: Lucas Oil Stadium
This Saturday the Marching Legends will compete in the ISSMA Open Class B Semi-State competition. The event will be held at Pike High School in Indianapolis. North Side must place in the top ten of the 20 competing bands in order to qualify for the ISSMA State Finals the following Saturday at Lucas Oil Stadium. … More Marching Legends to compete for spot in State Finals
The Marching Legends competed in the 42nd Annual East Noble Invitational in Kendallville on Saturday evening. Due the inclement weather, the contest was held indoors in the school’s gymnasium. North Side took first place in Class B, scoring 78.75, while earning special awards for Best Music and Best Effect. The Marching Legends were also given … More North Side takes first place at East Noble Invitational
This past Saturday the Marching Legends competed in the ISSMA Regional Contest in Lafayette, Indiana. The band put on an exciting and colorful performance, earning them a Gold Rating. They also placed in the top 10, which gives them a spot in the ISSMA Semi-State Contest held at Indianapolis Pike High School on November 2. Click … More Marching Legends claim more gold, earn trip to Semi-State
The North Side Marching Legends would like to thank all who have supported them throughout the season by hosting their annual Community Night event. This event will take place on Friday, October 25 from 6:00-8:00pm at Chambers Field. 2019 will mark the sixth consecutive year for Community Night, which will give supporters a chance to … More Community Night set for October 25
This Saturday the Marching Legends will compete in the ISSMA Regional Contest at Jefferson High School in Lafayette, Indiana. Open Class B begins at 5:45pm, and the Marching Legends will perform at 6:15pm. They will be looking to earn a Gold Rating, as well as advance to the ISSMA Semi-State Contest in Indianapolis on November … More Legends set sights on more Gold
This past Saturday the Marching Legends competed in the ISSMA Open Invitational at Homestead High School. Through the chilly temperatures and blustering wind, the Marching Legends put on a performance which earned then a Gold Rating. They also received Distinction Awards for all three captions: Music, Visual, and Effect. Next the stakes are raised this … More Marching Legends receive distinctions, earn top rating
The Marching Legends performed this past Saturday at the Homestead Fall Festival of Bands. This was the first time the Marching Legends performed the show with the all the music and drill. They earned a score of 68.875, earning third place overall. DeKalb took first place honors, while Leo finished second. Complete results for all … More Legends march on at Homestead while preparing for another busy week
This Saturday the Marching Legends will make the quick trip around the corner to the Saint Francis/Snider “Parade of Champions” held at Bishop D’Arcy Stadium on the campus of Saint Francis. The contest begins at 4:00pm, with North Side taking the field at 8:15pm. The contest will feature 14 area marching bands as well as … More Marching Legends Gear Up for “Parade of Champions”
This weekend the Marching Legends debuted their 2019 show, “Into the Light,” the Baron Brigade Marching Band Festival at DeKalb High School. The band scored 60.95 and took first place overall, and also won awards from “Best Visual” and “Best Effect.” Mr. King and the staff are very pleased with the performance, and look forward … More Legends Prevail at DeKalb
This Saturday, the Marching Legends will compete in their first contest of the season as they travel to the 2019 Baron Brigade Invitational at DeKalb High School in Waterloo, Indiana. The contest begins at 5:30pm and will feature area bands competing in Scholastic Classes A and B, as well as Open Classes B, C, and … More Marching Legends Prepare for DeKalb Invitational
Looking for that perfect piece of clothing to represent the Marching Legends this season? Look no further! Spirit wear is now available. Follow this link to view the selection of items available. Click here to see available Spirit Wear
The annual North Side Nelson’s Chicken Fundraiser is September 7th, 11-3 at the school. Don’t miss it! Other fundraisers benefiting North Side Bands: * Albanese Candy Sales continue until September 3rd. See any band member for details. * North Side Band Capital Campaign continues, just follow the link. * Help the band parents run concessions … More Got Nelson’s Chicken? Buy from the Band!
August 21, 2019 The North Side Marching Legends kicked off their 2019 Capital Campaign earlier this month. The goal of the campaign is to raise the necessary funds to operate the band program. These expenses include the copyrights and arrangements for the music, semi-trailer repairs, staff payments, visual design, color guard costumes and equipment, ISSMA membership … More North Side Band Kicks Off Fundraising Campaign
August 14, 2019 Mr. Aaron King begins his stint as the Head Director of the North Side band program, taking over for his father, Edward King II. Mr. King is a 1999 graduate of North Side High School, where he was a member of the marching band and lead trombonist with the Wildsiders. He holds a … More Aaron King Named New Director
North Side has announced spring band events! Be sure to mark your calendars! Tuesday May 21 – Spring Concert for Strings, Varsity Band and Freshman Band. Curtain time is 7PM in the beautiful North Side Auditorium. Friday May 24 – 46th Annual Evening of Jazz – 7:30PM. May 28, 29, 30, 31 – Color Guard … More Spring Concert, Evening of Jazz, and Other Springtime Announcements
North Side High School proudly presents its annual jazz festival on Saturday, February 16, 2019. The featured guest for this year’s festival is Michael Davis, trombonist and leader of New York City’s Hip-Bone Big Band. The day will consist of performances by 29 high school and middle school groups from around the area. The evening … More 2019 North Side Jazz Festival
DEKALB JAZZ & BBQ – Friday February 8: Jazz Band #2 – 7:40pm Wildsiders – 9:45pm This is event is held at DeKalb MIDDLE school, and free to the public. There will be BBQ meals for sale from $10 SNIDER JAZZ FESTIVAL – Saturday February 9: Jazz Combo – 10:30am Multipurpose Room Jazz Band … More Jazz Season Begins!
Come enjoy the crafters at this year’s annual Music Boosters Craft Bazaar. There will be an array of vendors to enjoy as you shop and listen to the North Side bands. The live holiday music is always a favorite. There will be many baked goods to choose from to take home. Come shop and support … More North Side Music Boosters Craft Bazaar is December 1
We look forward to celebrating this marching season with our members and their families. Please see below for information about what families should bring. We are also collecting pictures from our seniors for the slide show. Digital pictures can be sent to Marcus.Farr@fwcs.k12.in.us, while printed pictures can taken to the band office. Please send in … More Band Banquet: November 19
Marching season came to a close with happy hearts. Months of hard work and dedication wrapped up in ten minutes where it was all left on the field. The 2018 Marching Legends gave it all they had. Your directors are proud. Your families are proud. Your fans and the alumni are proud. Band members should … More North Side Captures 6th Place at ISSMA Open B State Finals
North Side will perform as an ISSMA Open B State Finalist on November 3rd at Lucas Oil Stadium in Indianapolis! Those who attended Semi-State at Pike High School can attest for the very high quality of competition. Now comes one more week of smart rehearsals. Let’s make every moment and every run-through count! Marching Legends … More North Side is State Finals Bound! Performance Times Released
Uniforms are getting dry cleaned 10/29. Help us raise $1,000 to cover this expense! Let family, friends, co-workers, and businesses know they can help the Marching Legends look exceptional. All donations can be dropped off to Mr. King or Mr. Farr at the football field daily this week from 4:30-6:30, at the school office labeled … More Uniform Cleaning Fundraising Push
Due to sleet, North Side is joining the list of bands withdrawing from the East Noble Invitational tonight. The band will arrive back at school about 7:45.