Lincoln High School ‘Patriot’ Marching Band

Directors – Dan Carlson and Sam Anderson
Sioux Falls, South Dakota


The Lincoln High School Marching Band has a long tradition of outstanding accomplishments. The band participated in the 1992, 1998, 2005, and 2013 Tournament of Roses Parade in Pasadena, California, and has also participated in the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade in 1994, 2000, and 2008. Along with these prestigious performances, the Lincoln Patriot Band has competed very favorably throughout the upper Mid-West, having won sweepstakes trophies and caption awards at numerous local and regional competitions. In 2015, the Lincoln Band was a Bands of America Super Regional finalist, placing 13th out of 63 bands in the St. Louis Super Regional.