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Bringing Together the Best
at the Orange Bowl – January 3, 2014

The All Star Invitational Marching Band combines the skill of the country’s best marching students with the excitement of performing in front of nearly 75,000 fans. Each year, we bring together the most talented high school marching band performers to work with the biggest names in the marching profession and showcase their skills at prestigious national events. In 2014, we are proud to offer selected students the opportunity to perform on one of the biggest stages in college football – the Discover Orange Bowl in South Florida!An individual nomination and selection process identifies those accomplished students who will ultimately join together for two thrilling performances! Students will participate in several days of rehearsals under the guidance of our elite marching band directors. This prestigious program culminates in two life-changing performances, allowing performers to take the field among the country’s best marching students at the Discover Orange Bowl! The All Star Marching Band offers students a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity, making their dreams a reality.

The Discover Orange Bowl

The Orange Bowl is one of college football’s most storied games, having taken place annually since 1935. As one of only five BCS bowl games, the Orange Bowl showcases two elite football teams each year on New Year’s Day, garnering an audience of nearly 75,000 fans. This national stage is the perfect place for the All Stars to rub elbows with collegiate band members and to strut their stuff during two exciting on-field performances!

What Participants are Saying

“[The All Star Invitational] combined my love for band with my love for athletics and football. I made a lot of great friends there. Altogether, it was one of the best experiences I ever had.”

–Jake, Performer, WI

“It’s amazing seeing yourself on the big screen, it gives you so much pride. It’s a dream come true – performing before all those people – it’s the greatest thing I could ever imagine.”

– Crystal, Performer, CA

“This is the pinnacle of college football, and an incredible performance opportunity for talented musicians from across the country. It is a musical moment unlike any other.”

– Dr. Ken Dye, Director, Notre Dame

“My girls had the MOST AMAZING TIME with the All Star Invitational Marching Band!  They are still talking about it! They loved the extracurricular events and made great friends! Thank you so much for coordinating our applications and supporting this program!”

– Cathy, Parent, MA

“For [my son] to have this opportunity is the ‘icing-on-the cake’ for his high school band career. All of his hard work has paid off, and he will be so proud to represent his school.”

– Garrett, Parent, NC

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