[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]The Monticello High School Band presented its spring concert performing several pieces including The Great Locomotive Chase, inspired by a Civil War-era train chase. The piece, which was selected by the students, is filled with wonderful effects.

The band’s performance of The Great Locomotive Chase as well as the presentation of individual awards is featured on the video below.

The band had all first division ratings at Concert Assessment on stage and in sightreading this year. Combined with their first division rating at marching assessment in October, the Monticello High School Band was awarded the Sweepstakes Award for the 5th consecutive year.

Presentation of individual awards and performance of The Great Locomotive Chase:[/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column width=”1/1″][vc_video link=”https://vimeo.com/93667939″][/vc_column][/vc_row]