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Posted on: December 8, 2008

[ARCHIVED] **Trumbull High School Golden Eagle Marching Band selected to march in President Obama's

       

Trumbull High School Golden Eagle Marching Band to March in President Obama's Inaugural Parade: The Trumbull High School Golden Eagle Marching Band (THSGEMB) is pleased to announce that it has been selected to march in President Obama's Inaugural Parade on Tuesday, January 20, 2009. The nationally recognized high school marching band will feature 101 musicians, 25 color guard, and one drum major. While the band marches in review by President Obama, it will play "The Battle Hymn of the Republic" and a piece commissioned by and written exclusively for THSGEMB to perform for the President. 

More info at www.thsgembcorp.com 

Sending a band of this size to a historic event of this nature is expensive and costs tens of thousands of dollars. THSGEMB welcomes all donations. THSGEMB is a 501(c)3 organization and all donations are tax deductible.

Checks can be made out to THSGEMB Corp. and sent to:
THSGEMB Corp. - Inaugural Parade Fund - P. O. Box 255 - Trumbull, CT 06611

Questions about donations can be directed to donate@thsgembcorp.com. THSGEMB would like to express its thanks to all of its supporters for making this honor possible.