The Monticello High School's Wind Ensemble and Concert Band participated in the Section 8AA Large Group Contest hosted at Rocori High School on Wednesday, April 10th. The Wind Ensemble played March des Parachutistes Belges, Rippling Watercolors, and Of Sailors and Whales and earned a Superior rating, the highest of the possible Fair, Good, Excellent, and Superior ratings. The Concert Band played Prelude and Fugue in Bb Major, Yorkshire Ballad, and Swords against the Sea. Of the four possible ratings, the Concert Band received a Superior rating. The Monticello band department is proud of the accomplishments of these students. It is a testament to the fine foundation of learning that began at Monticello Middle School and has continued into Monticello High School.