MMA Band Earns Top Honors at National Military School Band and Choir Festival

The Missouri Military Academy Band traveled to Virginia to compete at the 44th annual National Military School Band and Choir Festival held at Randolph-Macon Academy February 21-23, 2020.

For the third straight year, MMA Band won the Ronald Horton award (the best prepared school award) at the festival. 

Additional honors included six first chair placings for the following cadets:

  • Victor Patino
  • Michael Machary-Pagan
  • Luke McKean
  • Ruhan Chowrira
  • Bradford Wright
  • Bryce Bowen

Congratulations to Cadet Diego Lopez for winning the drum major competition — a first for MMA.

Congratulations, cadets!

Thank you to Freddie Lomas for photos. Click photo below to view photo album on Flickr.


2020 National Military School Band and Choir Festival

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