Jupiter High School Marching Band took home a title at the Florida Marching Band Championship finals in Tampa. Two other Palm Beach County high school marching bands took home titles, Park Vista and Seminole Ridge.
A total of 74 students at Seminole Ridge Community High School competed in the Florida Marching Band Championships in Tampa. They took the 2-A top spot. Jupiter captured the 4-A competition and Park Vista was the 5-A winner.
The members of The Spirit of Jupiter Marching Band include woodwind and brass players (also known as the “horn line”), marching percussionists (the “battery”), standstill percussionists (the “front ensemble” or “pit”), and an extensive Color Guard that uses flags, rifles, sabers and other equipment to visually compliment the show.
Jupiter Marching Band is a competitive band that performs at several marching competitions throughout the fall season, as well as at football games, pep rallies, parades and high school and community events. Competitions include the FBA Marching Band evaluations and the Florida Marching Band Championships.