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      Director, said this is one of the largest competitions in
      the State of Florida and he is proud to have expanded to
      29 bands for the 18th year.
         “Marching band programs are growing and becoming
      more  competitive. A  lot  of  bands  use  events  like  the
      Jupiter Festival of Bands to get feedback on what they
      need to improve on to become better for future state
      competitions,” said Ross.

                                                                                                           About Spirit Of Jupiter (SOJ)
                                                            Hosted by the Jupiter High School Band parents and      The Spirit of Jupiter (SOJ) marching band is part of
                                                         students, the 2022 Jupiter Festival of Bands will feature   the wider Jupiter High School music program. In 2021
                                                         29 high school marching bands, evaluated by a panel   the SOJ was crowned the state champions in the Class 3A
                                                         of highly recognized marching band expert judges.   at the Florida Marching Band Championship (FMBC).
                                                         We would like to thank our judging panel for their   Visit to learn more about the band.
                                                         time to evaluate the different
                                                         performance levels. Our judges
                                                         this year include: Dr. Aaron                        29 MARCHING BANDS PERFORMING
                                                         Witek, Edrick Rhodes, Dr. Matt                      FOOD, DRINKS, AND BAKE SALE
         The 2022 Jupiter Festival of Bands is a celebration   Stratton, Jorge Maldonado,                    VENDORS
      of music education at its finest, showcasing excellence,   Tim Lee, Ron Hardin, Jason
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      marching bands.  These young performers and their   Sponsor Information                      
      achievements advocate for the importance of music      The Jupiter High School
      education in schools locally and nationwide.       Band would like to thank our
         Vitasta Matto has a daughter in the SOJ band and   sponsors for their continued                        SATURDAY
      shared the importance of band for both of them. “The past   support of the Jupiter Festival of
      four years, my daughter has gone through this amazing,   Bands. The event is supported
      intense experience with her fellow band members and   through sponsorships,
      considers them family. This band experience has helped   including current partnerships
      her not only develop music skills, but also valuable   with the following companies:                                 th
      leadership and community building skills. I have also   •  Florida  Power  and  Light,
      developed so many friendships and connected with my   Main Field  Title Sponsor,                           52022
      community through the band. I will be forever thankful

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      for this opportunity for both of us.”              • The Fresh Market, Hospitality                         Jupiter High SchoolJupiter High School
         Music and the arts involvement teaches youth many   T itle Sponsor , www .
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      more. Research shows attendance and graduation rates   • Tire  Kingdom,  Community                               SCAN TO PURCHASE
      are higher for students who participate in their school   Sponsor,        Special Thanks to Our Sponsors
      music  programs. The College Entrance Examination   • Group One of Supreme Lending,
      Board found that students involved in public school music   Community Sponsor, Group One
      programs scored, on average, 107 points higher on the   of Supreme  Lending –  Home
      SATs than students with no participation.          (
         Everyone in the community is encouraged to come   • Publix, Community Sponsor,
      visit  the  2022  Jupiter  Festival  of  Bands.  Gates  open
      at 11 a.m. and the opening ceremony is at 11:15 a.m.   •  DVR  Group,  https://www.
      Tickets are now available for purchase at the www. website.                • The  General  Ledger,  http://
         The event will end in the late evening with an
      exhibition by the 2021 FMBC 3A Champion, the Spirit   •  C.R.S.  Benefit  Consultants,
      of Jupiter High School Marching Band and an awards   Inc.,
      ceremony will follow. For an updated schedule of events,

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