McHenry said, "It is, as always, our biggest competition of the year as it is judged by the National Judges Association. One of the judges found me afterward to shake my hand and told me what a great, great job we did. This had never happened before. It was a great performance!"
The Band will perform for MSDE officials and county level directors of the fine arts at the group's Eastern Shore Meeting in Talbot County on December 15. Instructional Supervisor Will Gray said, "This is an honor to play before this group of educators."