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East High Hosts "The President's Own" United States Marine Band

The President's Own Band conducts a workshop with students
On Monday, October 21, EB hosted “The President’s Own” United States Marine Band as they performed a small show and conducted workshops with various high school students from the KHSD.

The United States Marine Band is America’s oldest continuously active professional musical organization as it was founded in 1798 by an Act of Congress. This band is made of some of the most elite musicians in the country, and they perform at events like national days of remembrance, holiday events like the National Christmas Tree Lighting and the Independence Day celebration, and other formal ceremonies like inaugurations of presidents.

For more information on the United States Marine Band, please visit https://www.marineband.marines.mil/

Student workshop Students try out new techniques at workshop

Students take a break from the workshop The band performs on stage