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The Commanders of the Band; (who are completely in charge whenever the band performs) Jim Resch, Miriam Anderson (in back), Tina Bull, Jim Cocke rill. Members of the Cadre are involved with instructing and drilling the band as well as in helping plan the execute football shows. FRONT ROW; Jacki Rankin, Jane Kotecki, Natalie Meyer. BACK ROW; Tina Thul, Kurt Matherly, Rick Plaisance, Ron Mirr, Debbie Adams. Marching Band members; FRONT ROW; Sandy McCann, Mary Graham, Penny Bawman, Sue Hankins, Nor- rine Adams, Pam Kloster, Kelly Platt, Tina Thul, Debbie Adams, Mary Guldenzopf, Vicki Sedam, Betty Phillips, Della Banks. ROW 2; Jim Cockerill, Tina Bull, Tanya Dixon, Evivian Smith, Tammie Schomer, Brandon Kelly, Jacki Rankin, Sharon Guldenzopf, Ginny Lawhom, Sarah Vogt, Dennis Glass, Dan Spah, Miriam Anderson, Jim Resch. ROW 3; Eugene Bannas, Nancy Burkert,Greg Nelson, Cheryl Moellering, Penny Anderson, Jane Kotecki, Pam Brill, Bette Roth, Beth Bahnks, Edith Kemble, Diana Eddy, Susan Fritts, Natalie Meyer. ROW 4; Brenda Lovett, Troy Butch¬ er, Brian Nelson, Kathy Grahlmann, Barb Melaas,Ty Ray Inman, Sheryl Brolander, Pam Mirr, Robin Bonnett, Sara Haller, Rhonda Hill, Thom Leonard, Terry Seitz, Julie Grawe. ROW 5; Lisa Hall, John Bilicki, Jim Meeker, Louis Misfeldt, Dan Cleaveland, Diana Slach, Renee Swartz, Marcy Baker, Sandy Scudder, Shelly Burkert,Lisa Christensen, Cindy Bawmann, Marty VanBlair, Julie Forest, Crystal McKnight. ROW 6; Brian Grabau, Brian Short, Scott Boyer, Jay Beaver, Barry Ferm, Scott Andersen, Lisa Birkel,Beth Bruggeman, Nancy Galley, Tobi Shearer, Eugene Fuller, Jay VanBlar- acom, Dan Miller, Randy Christen¬ sen, Dwiniece Mohlenbruck. ROW 7; Rick Phillips, Dan Moore, Steve Stetson, Bill Sandbothe, Steve Dor¬ man, Jeff Vogt, Brian Baker, Hugo Garza, Dave Wherry, Mike Dupont, Roy Taylor, Rick Plaisance, Dean Gerstein, Ron Mirr, John Weingartz, Kurt Matherly. Band 169
Page 172 text:
The Band Goes Marching On Drum Major Tina Bull looks pensive. Miriam Anderson sings " Give me a Little Kiss, Will ya Huh? " to Band Director, Mr. Holcomb. Pride and spirit are two words to describe the " Marching Rocks. " Besides presenting half-time shows for all of the football games and performing in parades in the area, the band also marches competitiv- ly in other cities. They appeared in the Band Day parade at the Uni¬ versity of Illinois and brought back the Third Place trophy from the Morris Corn Festival Parade and captured the First Place award at the Western Illinois University Homecoming Parade for the second time. 1976 being an election year, the band had the opportunity to play for two major political candi¬ dates, Jim Thompson and Jimmy Carter. Color gaurd consists of Evivian Smith, Lisa Hall (hidden), and Teri Sykes. Scott Boyer plays while marching in step with the band.
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I And On, And On, And On The members of the band show Jamie Hill how music should be played. The face of Marty VanBlair is found behind the shining trumpet section. Concert Band Looking impressive in new concert uniforms, the band is divided into two different groups when they perform: The Concert Band, Band, and the smaller and more select. Symphonic Winds. There are several concerts presented each year, including a Pops Sup¬ per-Concert in February. In addition, the band gives other concerts during the year, both in Rock Island and in other cities. They participate in a solo and ensemble contest. The ac¬ tivities do not end until the final day of school when the band performs for the Commencement exercises. FRONT ROW; Ron Mirr, Kathy Grahlmann, Sharon Guldenzoph, Barb Melaas,Jim Resch,Jane Kot- ecki, Beth Bahnks, Lisa Christensen, Natalie Meyer, Tina Bull, Pam Brill. ROW 2; Sandy Scudder, Cheryl Moe lie ring, Greg Nelson, Brenda Lovett, Louis Misfeldt, Sheryl Bro- lander, Crystal McKnight, Sara Hal¬ ler, Nancy Galley, Sue Fritts, Pen¬ ny Anderson, Miriam Anderson. ROW 3;Renee Swartz, Diana Slach, Jay Van Blaracom,Brian Nelson, Mike DuPont, Dave Wherry, Thom Leonard, Jacki Rankin, John Bilicki, Randy Christensen, Cindy Bawmann, Robin Bonnett, Edith Kemble, Sarah Vogt,Nancy Burkert. ROW 4; Kurt Matherly, De ' an Gerstein, Dan Moore, Rick Phillips, Eugene Fuller, Jim Meeker, Tammie Schomer, Diana Eddy,Hugo Garza,Ty Ray Inman, Marcy Baker, Marty Van Blair, Bette Roth, Ginny Lawhorn, Beth Bruggeman, Julie Forest. ROW 5; Steve Dorman, Steve Stetson, Brian Baker, Jeff Vogt, Eugene Bannas,Troy Butcher, Tobi Shearer, Dan Miller, Rick Plaisance, Dan Cleave land, John Weingartz, Jim Cockerill. ROW 6; Scott Anderson, Brian Grabau,Jay Beaver, Roy Tay¬ lor, Bill Sandbothe, Barry Ferm, Scott Boyer,Brandon Kelly. 2; Craig Abolt, Jeff Oestreich, Barb Melaas, Brian Short, Roy Taylor, Brandon Kelly, John Weingartz, Jim Cockerill, Tobi Sheaer, Dan Cleave- land. ROW 3; Jon Morrison, Dan Westerbeck, Tim Schultz, Rob Reed, Kevin LeVan, Dean Gerstein, Kurt Matherly, Jeff Andersen, Marty Van Blair. FRONT ROW; Betsy Sheley,Kris Melaas, Robin Bonnett, Ginger Randerson, Annette Kump, Julie Smith, Jamie Hill, Jacki Rankin, Laurie Keiffer,John Bilicki. ROW 170 Band
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