Burnet High School Esprit de Corps. - 10.2008

Burnet High School Esprit de Corps. - 10.2008

From Staff Reports - The verdict is unanimous. The Burnet High School Esprit de Corps is the best performing group in this University Interscholastic League region.They proved it Saturday in Georgetown, competing in the UIL Regions 18/26 Marching Contest. Burnet, the last group to perform Saturday night, received First Divisions from all the judges.

The young men and women in the Bulldog Band and Highlandettes are truly a class act, said Mike Lewis, head director for the Esprit de Corps. There is a lot of competition to be the best performing group within our region, and I think Burnet really nailed it Saturday night.

Judges for the contest were Dr. Charles Trayler, Cliff Franklin and Mike Henderson.

Culled from the rating sheets is is a selection of the judges' comments:

Strong performance! Good tone quality from all sections! Good woodwind texture! Very nice percussion! Many music moments in your performance; well done! Minor concerns with fundamentals! Show design! Wow! Super job (drill team)

Really good players; good sounds! I enjoyed your playing. You are indeed fortunate to be a part of such an outstanding program. Some phasing problems. Lots of energy/variety/color/visuals. Congratulations!

For more on this story see the Burnet Bulletin