This season, when you see the Indiana University of Pennsylvania Marching Band, "The Legend" - under the direction of Dr. Martynuik, you will see three familiar faces and local graduates of Chapter XI schools/Allegheny Mountain Region.
This year's executive leader is Scott Shuttleworth (center), an IUP senior and graduate of St. Marys Area High School; Joe Boboige (left), an IUP junior and graduate of DuBois High School; and Cortney Foote (right), an IUP sophmore and graduate of Elk County Catholic High School. All three students are music education majors.
The Tournament of Bands Chapter XI Allegheny Mountain Region Championships (hosted by Mt. Union High School) will be held at George P. Miller Stadium in Indiana this Saturday, October 20th from 6 p.m.-10 p.m. with 16 bands scheduled to compete.
Area bands include St. Marys, Elk County Catholic, DuBois, Ridgway, Kane and Brockway. "The Legend" is scheduled to perform at 10:15 p.m. Tickets can be purchased at the gate.