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Band completes competition season


At the Camellia Marching Band Festival held at Marbury High School on Sept. 25, the THS band scored superior ratings for drum major, color guard, majorette, percussion and band.

One week later on Oct. 2, the band scored superior ratings for drum major, color guard, majorette and band at the Lake Martin Invitational Band Competition held in Alexander City.

The band's field show this year is about dreams, featuring music from "The Greatest Showman" and songs by Aerosmith, the Eurythmics, Beyonce and Taylor Swift.

Pride of Tallassee band seniors at their last competition in Alex City (front row, left to right): Patrick Chandler, Jacyha Hayden, Mason Achord, Emma Humphries, Georgia Anne Butler, Bethany Holley, Cassidy Grover, Michelle Lin. (Back row, left to right): Jalen Felton, Hunter Miller, Hunter Griggs, Bradyn Slaughter, Cole Ingram, Jake Miller, Connor Worley. Band Director Robby Glasscock. Photo by Jennifer Crain.

Tallassee's band is under the direction of Dr. Robby Glasscock and Mrs. Melanie Skeen.

Photo by Trista Armstrong

The drum major is Bradyn Slaughter. Head majorette is Sarah Jane Patterson. Color Guard captains are Georgia Anne Butler and Emma Humphries. The band captain is Cole Ingram. Chaplain is Danielle Bird. Featured soloists this year are Danielle Bird, Lacey Carter and Kinsley Glasscock.

Majorettes are instructed by Vicki Baker. Auxiliaries coordinator is Jennifer Crain. The percussion instructor is Jordan Wallace. The music was arranged by Mike Hammonds.