Quantcast

Friday, July 25, 2014         

 Print   Email   Comment | View 2 Comments   Most Popular   Save   Post   Retweet

Maui High band to appear in 2015 Rose Parade

By Associated Press

POSTED:
LAST UPDATED: 06:03 a.m. HST, Oct 24, 2013



KAHULUI » Maui High School's marching band and color guard have been invited to appear in the 2015 Rose Parade in Pasadena, Calif.

The state Department of Education says it will be the first appearance at the parade of a Hawaii public school since Pearl City in 2006.

The announcement was made Tuesday at the Maui High gym.

Band Director Kerry Wasano says being selected for the nationally televised New Year's Day event is overwhelming.

He says fundraising for the trip will be a main focus in 2014.

Lt. Gov. Shan Tsutsui is a 1989 Maui High graduate and former band member. He says it will be a once-in-a-lifetime event for students to perform in the prestigious parade.






More From The Star-Advertiser

Newswatch

Marching with aloha




 Print   Email   Comment | View 2 Comments   Most Popular   Save   Post   Retweet

COMMENTS
(2)
You must be subscribed to participate in discussions
By participating in online discussions you acknowledge that you have agreed to the TERMS OF SERVICE. An insightful discussion of ideas and viewpoints is encouraged, but comments must be civil and in good taste, with no personal attacks. Because only subscribers are allowed to comment, we have your personal information and are able to contact you. If your comments are inappropriate, you may receive a warning, and if you persist with such comments you may be banned from posting. To report comments that you believe do not follow our guidelines, email commentfeedback@staradvertiser.com.
Leave a comment

Please login to leave a comment.
mikethenovice wrote:
I'm Proud of Maui. Just leave the Lingle bumper sticker at home.
on October 24,2013 | 06:54AM
Sunny wrote:
Congrats to the Maui High marching band! BTW take a look at the Ohio State marching band halftime tribute to Michael Jackson on YouTube....awesome!
on October 24,2013 | 07:28AM
IN OTHER NEWS
Breaking News