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Mesquite High School Named September Winner
of Fulton Homes Noon Salute Program


The Gilbert school's marching band wins $1,000, exposure on 94.5 KOOL FM

Mesquite HS


Mesquite High School's Marching Band has been recognized as one of the best bands in the Valley after Fulton Homes named them as the September winner of their Noon Salute program. Under the direction of David Willers, the premiere group on the Mesquite High School campus will receive a $1,000 check from the Tempe-based home builder.

The Gilbert band is the back-to-back-to-back Division Three State Marching Band Champions. In addition, Mesquite also offers two concert bands, a percussion ensemble, jazz band, winter guard and winter drumline. Each program has a long history of musical and artistic excellence in the state of Arizona. The entire band program serves 85 students at Mesquite High School and is growing each year. They will be presented the check at their fall concert on Tuesday, October 3rd, 2017 at 7:00 PM at Mesquite High School, 500 S. McQueen Rd., Gilbert AZ 85233

For the seventh consecutive year, Fulton Homes has partnered with 94.5 KOOL FM for its popular Noon Salute program. Noon Salute recognizes local middle school and high school music programs that submit their version of "The Star Spangled Banner." Each week a winner is chosen to have their performance played on KOOL FM at noon each day. At the end of each month, one of the weekly winners will be awarded a $1,000 check from Fulton Homes. Additionally, each band's performance will be available at http://kool.cbslocal.com/fulton-homes-noon-salute/ for others to listen to. The program was created to recognize and reward middle and high school musicians and their hard work and dedication to their musical studies, as well as teachers and band directors who develop their musical talents.

"Mesquite High School's Marching Band is one of the best groups in the Valley," said Fulton Homes CEO Doug Fulton. "Throughout the years we have had received many wonderful responses to Noon Salute from students, band directors, principals, parents and homebuyers. Every performance of the National Anthem by these students – whether it is an orchestra, band or choral group – is unique."

Band directors, principals and others can enter their school's version of the "The Star Spangled Banner" for a chance to be featured and win the $1,000. To enter, schools can call 94.5 KOOL FM at (602) 452-1000 and schedule a time for them to come in and record their music program. To listen to the bands, play the National Anthem, tune in to 94.5 KOOL FM every day at noon.



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