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Foothill, Amador Valley high school marching bands holding free field show at 7 p.m. tonight

'It's the perfect event for Pleasanton families,' sponsor says

The Foothill and Amador Valley high school marchng bands will hold a free field show performance at 7 p.m. tonight on the Foothill High School football field.

The event is being sponsored by the Amador Friends of Music and the Foothill Band Boosters organizations.

The Marching Dons took home the Sweepstakes Award in 4A/5A competition last Saturday at Logan High School. The Dons took the top spot with a score of 86.9 and also earned the caption awards for Auxiliary, Visual and Music.

The Foothill marching band just finished hosting its successful Foothill Band Review, which is one of the largest band reviews in Northern California.

The event will bring together the music communities at both high schools, said Amador Friends of Music President Marilyn Palowich.

"It's the perfect event for Pleasanton families with younger students to come, see the bands, and be inspired," she added.

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Posted by Mom
a resident of Ironwood
on Nov 16, 2010 at 8:39 am

Very proud of our Amador kids, they worked so hard, raining and shine, and totally having great time together as a team! Congrats!


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Posted by Marilyn
a resident of Amador Valley High School
on Nov 16, 2010 at 9:10 am

Looking forward to a wonderful evening with our fellow music families at Fooothill. Parents of young children - bring the family! Your kids are the future of music education in Plesanton!


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Posted by BandMom
a resident of Lydiksen Elementary School
on Nov 16, 2010 at 3:47 pm

All these kids work very hard (Foothill & Amador) and have a great time working together with their fellow bandmates! They practice during classtime, nights afterschool, at home, and on weekends. They get up very early to compete in far away towns. Yes, rain or shine, they are there. Support music in your schools!


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Posted by Tonight?
a resident of Del Prado
on Nov 17, 2010 at 12:01 pm

Was this on Tuesday night, or is it Wednesday night. When is tonght, Jeb?


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Posted by Tonight!
a resident of Another Pleasanton neighborhood
on Nov 17, 2010 at 1:58 pm

It's Wednesday night! Tonight!


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