North Side crossed the state to perform at ISSMA Open B Regionals at Chesterton HS on October 13. The Legends were awarded a GOLD rating with Distinction in Music. Their show earned a trip to ISSMA Open B Semi-State at Pike HS in two weeks. Two weeks to improve and continue the quest to return … More Marching Legends Advance to Semi-State; Contest Lineups for East Noble and Semi-State Announced
The 2018 Marching Legends will present their annual Community Night, a one-hour event dedicated to showing appreciation to all of our supporters. The band will do a full-uniform performance of their 2018 show, Spaced Out, which features the music of David Bowie and North Side alum Kent Klee. Fans will also get a “behind-the-scenes” look at … More Community Night: October 19
North Side performed at ISSMA Open Invitational at Homestead High School on October 6. The Legends found a GOLD rating at the end of the rainbow, with Distinction Medals in Visual and General Effect. It was lucky to get the show completed when we did. The Homestead Spartan Alliance Band marched into a gale wind … More ISSMA Open Invitational a Success
The North Side Marching Legends took part in the Homestead Fall Festival of Bands on September 29th. After a week of hard work on new elements to this year’s show, “Spaced Out – The Music of David Bowie”, everyone was ready to give their best effort. Hard work pays off. North Side was pleased to … More Marching Legends Grand Champions for Second Week in a Row
There was a beautiful, golden sunset at the University of St. Francis on Saturday night. Appropriately, the Marching Legends brought home the GOLD: they swept caption awards for Best Music, Best Visual, Best General Effect; won first place in Open Class B; and won Grand Champion of the contest. Great job! Next up is another … More Marching Legends Earn Grand Champion at Snider Parade of Champions
It was a great first competition of the season at Dekalb High School! The Marching Legends had a solid show and brought home First Place in Open B, gathering all caption awards.
2018 ShowShirts and customizable UniTees are now available for a limited time. T-shirt orders are due on Sept. 12. Anyone can order shirts as long as they get their money turned in on time. They must be paid in full before they will be ordered. If you have questions please call President Angi Ross at … More 2018 ShowShirts and UniTees!
What a fantastic jazz band season. The Wildsiders were named the top honor band at the Issma State Jazz Festival. I am very proud of this year’s version of the Wildsiders. I have always loved teaching music and have a soft spot in my heart for the jazz art form. The members of the North … More Wildsiders are State Jazz Champions!
Okay, this is incredibly oversimplified, but it may help some of our new followers make sense of the way the bands are scored.
Results from the Snider Invitational at Saint Francis: 1) NORTH SIDE 2) Northrop 3) Columbia City Participation) South Side North Side wins Best Music, Best Visual, Best Effect Thank you to Cari Ocock for the wonderful photos!
The North Side Jazz Band, the Wildsiders, were recognized for placing in the Top 10 in the state at the Indiana State School Music Association Jazz Band State Finals. The trumpet section was named Best Trumpet Section in the state, and Garrett Spoelhof was one of only four students named Outstanding Jazz Soloist
What a super March Madness experience for North Side High School! The Legends ended a great season as 4A State Runner-Up. Thank you to NSHS administration for allowing the band to play at semi-state and state final games!
Congratulations to the North Side Jazz Band, the Wildsiders. Last weekend they competed in ISSMA Jazz contest they were awarded a gold rating. They qualified for the ISSMA State Finals., to be held in Indianapolis next Friday night March 17th at North Central High School. Then, last Saturday the Wildsiders were named the first place … More Wildsiders make ISSMA State Jazz Finals!
By earning Ninth Place in ISSMA Class B Open State Finals, the 2016 marching season came to a close today, and the whole North Side Band family can look back on a great year. Super music and a fun show. And I know the kids learned a lot of things that will point their … More North Side at State Finals
The North Side Marching Legends advanced to ISSMA Open Class B State Finals by placing in the top ten during this weekend’s competition at Pike HS. The Semi-State saw 21 top-notch bands vie for the ten spots, and it was an afternoon filled with great music, marching, and showmanship. By qualifying, Ed King’s band is … More North Side Band Advances to State for 35th Time!
Director Ed King II and the North Side Marching Band continue this Saturday at ISSMA Class B Semi-State at Pike HS, Indianapolis. The band is trying to reach the State Finals competition for the 35th time! Take a look at Mynett Music’s Facebook video highlighting this week’s “Band of the Week”, North Side!
Here is the weekly Crescendo newsletter for October 19, 2016.
The North Side Marching Legends travel to ISSMA Semi-State competition at Pike H.S. this Saturday, October 22. This follows our Community Night at Chambers Field at North Side on Thursday, October 20. We hope to see big crowds at both events! Here’s the information about Community Night: “The North Side Band is happy to present our … More Marching Legends Advance to ISSMA Semi-State – Band to Host Community Night Thursday, 10.20.16