North Marion H.S. Music Department

J. Craig Lilly
Director of Music

Colt Stampede




The "Colt Stampede" is the 60+ member marching unit of the music program. This highly disciplined group of performers is under the direction of Mr. J. Craig Lilly and performs at all home varsity football games. 
The "Colt Stampede" competes in the Florida Marching Band Coalition (FMBC) Class 1A Division. They have participated in the FMBC State Championships 9 of the last 12 years, placing as high as 7th out of 30 Bands in their respective division. 

Head Drum Major: Jordan Tobar

Asst. Drum Major: Hannah Dunbar

Woodwind Captain: Savanna Phillips

Brass Captain: Casey Medina

Percussion Captain: Brian Dubose

 Color Guard Captain: Maria Moss

2018 Show



Past NMHS Marching Shows
2017 - "A Haunted Holiday"
2016 - "The Land of Make Believe"
2015 - Music from - "Fantasmic"
2014 - "The Machines"
2013 - "Through the Gates"
2012 - "Dreams"
2011 - "The Winter Effect"
2010 - "West Side Story"
2009 -
Elements - "The Music of Yanni"
2008 - "The Mask of Zorro"
2007 - Hieroglyphics - "Pursuit & Conquest"
2006 - "The Nightmare Before Christmas"
2005 - "Classical Shapes"

NMHS Band Directors

J. Craig Lilly


Bill Pirzer


Andrew Couse


Barden Cuddington


Hugh F. Wolcott


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Current Fundraiser

Country Meats Meat Sticks. Students are selling meat sticks for $1. With over 12 flavors there is something for everyone. From Sweet Annie Brown to Ghost Fire these delicious treats are a great snack on the go.