Mount Dora Christian Academy Bulldog Band


MDCA offers a variety of opportunities for students to expand their talents in musical art. Our marching band, concert band, marching color guard and indoor winter guard programs encourage students to challenge their abilities and strengthen their skills.

  • The band received an overall Excellent rating at the 2014 Florida Bandmasters Association District Marching Performance Assessment in Leesburg, FL.
  • As part of the assessment, the Color Guard received a Superior rating.
  • The concert band received an overall Excellent rating at the 2014 District Concert Music Performance Assessment.
  • The Winter Guard received a Superior rating at the 2015 District Solo & Ensemble Performance Assessment for the 4th year in a row. This year they qualified for State for the first time in school history.
  • The Winter Guard received an overall Excellent rating at state

Classes offered

  • Marching Band – Fall
  • Concert Band – Spring
  • Music Appreciation Dual Enrollment

Band Staff

Brian Holtin

Director of Bands / Band Teacher

Leah Richmond

Music Teacher / Assistant Director of Bands

Sharon Coe

Auxiliary Coordinator / Assistant Teacher

Band Officers

2015-2016 Drum Majors:

  • Jenna Cazin
  • Logan Bridgeman

Color Guard Captain

  • Kayley Klein