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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.
The Cicero-North Syracuse Northstars Marching Band has been selected to perform in the 2018 Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade!
Wesley Whatley, creative director for the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade
The Cicero-North Syracuse Northstars Marching Band sweeps the competition at the TaxSlayer Bowl Contest of Champions!
Overall Field Show Champions earning $10,000 and an exclusive performance during pregame, 1st Place Class AA, and all caption awards in Class AA: Outstanding Music, Outstanding Percussion, Outstanding Marching, Outstanding Auxiliary, Outstanding General Effect and Outstanding Drum Major
Pep Rally at Jacksonville Landing
Championship Performance at Bolles School in Jacksonville
Cicero-North Syracuse Northstars Marching Band
2016 Large School 2 New York State Field Band Conference Champions!!
INTRODUCING THE 2016 CNS NORTHSTARS MARCHING BAND SHOW!
2016 NORTHSTARS MARCHING BAND STAFF
Director: Karen Seamans
Assistant Director: Mark Hover
Brass Instruction: John Raschella
Woodwind Instruction: Kerry Dromgoole
Percussion Instruction: Patrick Blakley
Percussion Instruction: Kris Norton
Percussion Instruction: Rachael Howard
Colorguard Instruction: Stephanie Bell
Colorguard Instruction: Taylor Laris
Colorguard Instruction: Alysia Wisniewski
Marching Instruction: Ashleigh Pitcher
Marching Instruction: Jake Patterson
Drill/Visual Design: Karen Seamans
Music Arrangement: Nick M. Baratta
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