Kearney High School

School Mascot: Bearcats

School Colors: Blue and Gold

How many students are in your school? 1,500

How many are in your band? 160

How many people live in your town? Kearney has a population of roughly 30,000.

What towns are your students from? Most of our students come from Kearney.

How many years has your band been attending the Harvest of Harmony? It's our fourth consecutive year, but we have attended Harvest of Harmony for many years before that.

What song(s) will your band be performing? "Heroes Fallen, Not Forgotten" - original composition by Key Poulan

Chosen because: It is good music with a myriad of patriotic themes

What previous awards has your band won? Numerous superior ratings at competitions and overall award at Harvest of Harmony in 2010.

Interesting facts or trivia: Performed in Washington DC and worked with the US Air Force Band based in DC. We have traveled to many places including New Orleans, Florida, California, Chicago, and New York City. We will also be traveling to Chicago this May.

Drum Majors: Katherine Berke, Ashlyne Meseure, Andrew Ochsner

Band Director: Nathan LeFeber and Rick Mitchell; Riley Barrett - drumline; Adrienne Rall - color guard

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