Confirmed Participants

IMBC 2019 - confirmed schools listed in alphabetical order

Congratulations to the bands performing at the 2019 Illinois Marching Band Championships on October 26, 2019. Bands are listed in alphabetical order and class designation may change based on enrollment in each class. Bands near classification borders may be moved up or down to balance the size of each class. A band may choose to move up to a higher class, based on keeping each class size balanced. Performance order of classes rotate each year and order of performance is determined by a random draw.

Class 1A

1. Arthur Lovington Atwood Hammond High School

2. Blue Ridge High School

3. Hoopeston Area High School

4. Richmond-Burton Community High School

5. Rushville-Industry High School 

6. Sullivan High School

7. Watseka High School

Class 2A

1. Effingham High School

2. Illinois Valley Central High School

3. Mater Dei Catholic High School

4. Newton Community High School   

5. Prairie Central High School  

6. Sherrard High School

7. St. Joseph-Ogden High School

Class 3A

1. East Peoria Community High School   

2. Kaneland High School

3. TBD

4. Mahomet-Seymour High School  

5. Pontiac Township High School

6. Rochelle Township High School  

7. Streator Township High School

Class 4A

1. Bloomington High School

2. Champaign Central High School  

3. Danville High School

4. Galesburg High School  

5. Grayslake North High School  

6. Lakes High School

7. Washington Community High School 

Class 5A

1. Amos Alonzo Stagg High School  

2. Batavia High School

3. DeKalb High School

4. Elk Grove High School

5. Granite City High School

6. Plainfield East High School

7. Plainfield North High School

8. Round Lake High School


Class 6A

1. Carl Sandburg High School   

2. Downers Grove South High School

3. Minooka Community High School  

4. Neuqua Valley High School  

5. Normal High School

6. Waubonsie Valley High School  

7. William Fremd High School