|Washington Marching Festival (Gene Hunt Invitational)|
The Pride of Washington is proud to present the 55th Annual Gene Hunt Marching Invitational! This event is one of the longest running festivals in the state and we intend to make it a top notch show for ALL field competition styles.
Bands will be classified by MSHSAA School Enrollment. During the prelim round bands will be mixed, with the performance order determined by a lottery for all bands entered by May 5th, 2023. All other bands entered after May 5th will be placed in the competition based on order of entry. The top 12 highest scoring bands will advance to finals competition. Bands will compete for caption awards (Outstanding Music, Visual, General Effect, Color Guard/Percussion-Prelims Only) and placement awards. Featuring an All-Star adjudication team from the rosters of Bands of America, Drum Corps International, Winter Guard International, and well-respected educators from around the state.
Registration Link- https://forms.gle/LdXirCfqEc6iufKP8
Music-Spence Howell- Cullowhee, North Carolina
Music- Dave Meador- St. Louis, Missouri
Visual- Paul Baur- Camdenton, Missouri
Visual- Evan Cooper- Carmel, Indiana
Visual- Jared Brockmeyer- St. Louis, Missouri
Color Guard- Chad Greife-Wetenhall- Washington, Missouri
Percussion- Alisha Baur- Camdenton, Missouri