October 21, 2013
For immediate release:
Huntingdon Marching Honor Band set for Saturday
Montgomery, Ala.—Huntingdon College's Marching Scarlet and Grey will welcome high school musicians to the field for the Marching Honor Band Saturday, October 26. More than 244 musicians have applied to participate in the event. The students will gather in the morning to rehearse and then will join the Marching Scarlet and Grey for the traditional Hawk Walk from Flowers Hall to W. James Samford Jr. Stadium at 12:35 p.m. Honor Band participants will perform with the Huntingdon band during the Hawks home football game versus North Carolina Wesleyan College, with kick-off at 1:00 p.m. A post-game concert at 4:30 p.m. will conclude the day.
Huntingdon College, grounded in the
Judeo-Christian tradition of the United Methodist Church, is
committed to nurturing growth in faith, wisdom, and service and to
graduating individuals prepared to succeed in a rapidly changing
world. Founded in 1854, Huntingdon is a coeducational liberal arts
college. Ranked in the top tier of regional colleges by U.S.
News and World Report and consistently listed in the Princeton
Review's "The Best Colleges: Region by Region," Huntingdon
has for three years been recognized on the President's Higher
Education Community Service Honor Roll and is listed on the
National Register of Historic Places. Washington Monthly,
which ranks colleges on the basis of their contributions to the
public good, places Huntingdon in the top 20% of 352 baccalaureate
colleges. Huntingdon's music program offers a major in music with
concentrations in voice or instrumental music or worship
leadership, and a major in P–12 music education, with teaching
certification in choral or instrumental music.
Huntingdon's Cultural and Community Events Series programs are
sponsored by Baptist Health.
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