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The CNS Northstars Marching Band is a nationally acclaimed, award winning, varsity level, co-curricular high school music program  in the North Syracuse Central School District. The marching band consists of musicians and guard members from 7th to 12th grades that compete in the New York State Field Band Conference.

 

The Northstars have competed and participated in numerous local and national events such as the NYC St. Patrick’s Day Parade, the Tournament of Roses Parade, the TaxSlayer Bowl, the Citrus Bowl and various USBands and Bands of America (BOA) competitions.

 

For more information, please feel free to explore our website to learn more about the Northstars Marching Band.

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INTRODUCING THE 2018 CNS NORTHSTARS MARCHING BAND SHOW!

 

 

2018 NORTHSTARS MARCHING BAND STAFF


Director:   Karen Seamans

 

Assistant Director:   Drew Rebecchi

 

Assistant Director:   Rachael Howard

 

Brass Instruction:   John Raschella

 

Brass Instruction:   Christian Jaquay

 

Brass Instruction:   Jake Patterson

 

Brass Instruction:   Brianna Swanson

 

Woodwind Instruction:   Kerry Dromgoole

 

Woodwind Instruction:   Ashleigh Pitcher

 

Percussion Instruction:   Patrick Blakley

 

Percussion Instruction:   Kris Norton

 

Percussion Instruction:   Liz Jaquay

 

Colorguard Instruction:   Stephanie Bell

 

Colorguard Instruction:   Taylor Laris

 

Colorguard Instruction:   Alysia Wisniewski

 

Colorguard Instruction:   CiCi Tolerico

 

Drill/Visual Design:   Karen Seamans

 

Music Arrangement:   Nick M. Baratta


BACK TO BACK!!!!

Cicero-North Syracuse Northstars Marching Band

Large School 2 New York State Field Band Conference Champions!!

2016                  2017


The Cicero-North Syracuse Northstars Marching Band wins the 2017 US Bands Class VA National Championship!!!

The Northstars completed their 2017 competitive season by taking 1st place at the US Bands Class VA National Championships in Allentown, PA.  They also won the Outstanding Visual caption award!

 

Watch the Northstars Drum Majors (Hal Meyer, Aidan Blaylock) as they learn they are National Champions!

NORTHSTARS IN THE NEWS


Congratulations to the 2017-2018 Northstars Marching Band Senior Class!

Thank you for your dedication and all that you’ve done for the Northstars Marching Band!  We’ll miss you!
Good luck to all of you!!

Owen Blakeman – SUNY Stonybrook, Biology
Dylan Dukat – SUNY Potsdam – Crane School of Music, Music Education
Joe Gerber – Rochester Institute of Technology, Computer Science
Hal Meyer – SUNY Potsdam – Crane School of Music, Music Education and Special Music Ed.
Jolene Merritt – Apprenticeship in Welding at Plumbers & Steamfitters Local 267
Alicia Middleton – Rochester Institute of Technology, Physics
Ray Patterson – Gap Year
Hannah Scalisi – Onondaga Community College, Math and Science

 

“Once a Northstar, Always a Northstar”