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Marching Foxes Win 1st Place in Competition

The Fox Chapel Area High School Marching Band recently won first place at the Pennsylvania Interscholastic Marching Band Association (PIMBA) Championships.  The Marching Foxes placed first in Class 2A at the competition which was held October 26, 2019, at Gateway High School. The Marching Foxes earned a combined score of 81.075, earning high honors for music and visual performance.

This year’s show, “Conquest,” features the main theme music from HBO’s award-winning television series “Game of Thrones,” the epic sounds of “Adiemus” by Karl Jenkins, and the music from the motion picture “Gladiator” by Hans Zimmer.

The Fox Chapel Area High School Marching Band is under the student leadership of drum majors senior Hanna Chen and junior Jack Scott, and band directors Daryl Lesnik and Evan Hertrick