Bands of America Honor Band in the Rose Parade®
The BOA Honor Band is a 300-piece national ensemble with winds, percussion and a flag and dance team. George N. Parks, Director of the University of Massachusetts Minuteman Marching band, and an All-Star staff direct the band. The 2009 band was the second BOA national marching band, first appearing in the 2005 Rose Parade®

Relive the 2009 BOA Honor Band Experience

"To be selected for this unique opportunity is a once-in-a-lifetime experience for these students. The Tournament of Roses Parade is one of our country's national pageantry treasures and the Honor Band members are ambassadors of America's bands and of their states and communities."

- Scott McCormick, Music for All President and CEO