Black and Gold Brigade
Performance. The Monroe City Black & Gold Brigade has built a tradition of outstanding performance. Whether they are earning top honors in concert performance, top honors in marching band competition or entertaining the basketball crowds in pep band outstanding performance is a priority for these hard-working musicians. Students from this group have earned Exemplary ratings at MSHSAA Music Festival, All-District Band Honors, and top seats in the Clarence Cannon Conference Band.
Each year they host a multi-event marching festival which has grown from 12 bands to more than 20 bands from across Missouri and Iowa.