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Minden Chamber Bandfest October 14 PDF Print E-mail
Written by themindencourier   
Tuesday, 03 October 2017 13:33

The 27th annual Minden Bandfest on Saturday, October 14 will feature 35 bands from schools across the state. The Minden Chamber of Commerce sponsored event will begin with a competitive marching parade at 1:00 p.m.
The parade route will take bands along W. 1st Street, north on Brown Avenue, and west on W. 5th Street. A field competition at Kuper Field will follow the procession at approximately 3:00 p.m. with 9 bands performing.
Judging the competition this year will be Dave Klein of Kearney, Phil Parker of Hastings, and Janet Palmer of Holdrege. Scores will be awarded in three categories: Music with a possible 40 points, Marching with a possible 30 points, and General Effect with a possible 30 points. Bands achieving an overall score of 80 points or higher will receive a Superior rating, 60-79 points an Excellent rating, and 40-59 points will earn a Good rating.

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Last Updated on Tuesday, 10 October 2017 13:35