The Munford High School Marching Band are the Grand Champion winners of the 2010 Bandmasters Championship held at Liberty Bowl Memorial Stadium on Saturday, Oct. 23. The contest is hosted by the University of Memphis Band Alumni Chapter.
Originally known as the Mid-South Invitational, the Bandmasters Championship began in 1963. In the 1990's the Band Alumni Chapter took on the responsibility of the event, which has hosted marching bands from Tennessee, Mississippi, Arkansas and Missouri. This year's competition featured 28 high school bands.
Munford's program this year is called "Revolution and Triumph" and featured compositions signifying American history since 1776. With an overall score of 93.28 the band took its fourth consecutive Bandmasters Championship, twelfth Bandmasters Championship for the school.