Cary Band Day Proclamation

RECOGNIZING NOVEMBER 2, 2013 AS THE 55th CARY BAND DAY

WHEREAS, the Cary High School Band has proven its musical and marching abilities throughout the years by its continuing achievements of both national and regional recognition for its accomplishments.

WHEREAS, members of the Cary High School Band have brought much honor to the Town of Cary and its citizens while also maintaining high scholastic aptitudes.

WHEREAS, music plays an increasingly important role in our world today. It is the language of all people and one of the greatest forces in creating peace and harmony.

WHEREAS, the citizens of Cary are proud of the Cary High School Band for its many accomplishments throughout the years, which includes being named Bands of America regional finalists in 2001, 2003, 2004, 2009, 2010 and 2011.

WHEREAS, in 2011, the Cary High School Band was named Grand Champion of the Cleveland High School Competition, the Clinton High School Band Day, and was a Bands of America Grand National Semi-finalist placing them in the top 30 bands competing at nationals last year. At the 2013 Pinecrest Invitational the Cary Marching Band won outstanding Music, General Effect, Color Guard, Percussion and Drum Majors.

NOW, THEREFORE, I, Harold Weinbrecht, Jr., Mayor of the Town of Cary, North Carolina, on behalf of the Cary Town Council, do hereby proclaim Saturday, November 2, 2013, as the 55th CARY BAND DAY and urge all citizens of Cary and the surrounding areas to join together in honoring and supporting this longstanding Cary tradition.

PROCLAIMED this 24th day of October, 2013.