The Ridgewood High School Marching Band performed for the 2012 Making Strides against Breast Cancer Walk in Ridgefield Park on Sunday, October 21. The Marching Band, under the direction of John Luckenbill, played for participants as they danced and sang across the start and the finish lines to songs such as "Sweet Caroline" and "Gimme Some Lovin'."
The band most recently placed third on Saturday, October 20 in Group IVA competition at Montville HS. The band's 2012 show is entitled, "Our True Colors," which includes music from Cyndi Lauper's hit "True Colors."
The band's remaining competitive schedule includes:
November 3: USBands NJ State Championship in New Brunswick
The Marching Band will also hold 8th grade band night as this Friday's football game, October 26 vs. Clifton. All of the 8th grade band members from Ben Franklin and George Washington MS are invited to play with the Marching Band in the stands and get a behind the scenes look at what they do throughout a football game.