The Kennedy Center

EHS Marching Band


Known for its competitive spirit, superior sound and visually appealing performances, The Blue and White Marching Machine is one of the most celebrated marching bands in the Greater Washington Metropolitan Area; consistently ranked among the best in the Mid-Atlantic United States. For more than three decades the Marching Machine has consistently thrilled hundreds of thousands of spectators in person and millions on television. The Marching Machine is master of a diverse and varied repertoire ranging from traditional patriotic standards to Billboard’s Hot 100.

The Marching Machine has and continues to win numerous awards representing the District of Columbia and receives accolades from all over the nation. The band has the distinction of being in an elite class of marching bands to have performed in three presidential inaugural parades (1985, 1989 and 2001). The band is comprised of 80 to 100 dedicated students and is the largest student organization at Eastern Senior High School.
EHS Marching Band