Tagged: Cheshire

Wildcats Take First at Cheshire

Ka red backgroundThe NFA Wildcat Marching Band placed first in Class III Open at Cheshire High School’s “Music in Motion” competition on October 12, 2013.  The Wildcats delivered a show-stopping performance that brought the capacity crowd to its feet.  NFA scored 78.225 and took the Best Music and Best Percussion caption awards.  Three-time defending MAC champion, Naugatuck High School, placed second, with a score of 78.20.

NFA will perform at Homecoming on October 19.  The band’s next competition will be the New England State Championships on October 26.

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Music of the Knight

NFA band member playing the snare drum at Southington.The NFA Wildcat Marching Band participated in Southington High School’s Music of the Night band festival on Saturday, October 27, 2012 posting a score of 85.825 in USBands Class III Open competition and winning the caption award for best visual.  While NFA placed fourth, the competition was especially keen, with only 0.6 points separating NFA from the the bands placing third and second–Cranston and Rockville respectively.  Cheshire placed first, with a score of 88.475. Continue reading