Drew Tucker & Street Sophistication perfoms: Roxanne by the Police
"Boca Raton high school competed in The Florida Marching Band state championship competition on November 23 and one best percussion out of 31 bands in class 1A and the band came in 5th overall earning them a trip to finals for the 3rd time in the last five years! The front ensemble was widely talked about because of the unique instrumentation. 4 players played pods of 2 tonal percussion instruments and a cymbal, Marimba/Vibraphone Marimba/Vibraphone Marimba/Xylophone and Bells/Chimes. There was also a Keyboard/Bass player and a Rack player. The battery percussion performed a well written book by Andres Martinez, admirably and provided a big sound despite only marching 2 snares, 3 basses and just one quad. "All of the kids played at a high level and it was nice to be appreciated regardless of the size of the band." Percussion Director Drew Tucker said. "These kids deserve everything they got"