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McCollum High School Band's Performance of 'El Baile de la Gorila' Was Spot On

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Grupo Massore's masterpiece "El Baile de la Gorila" got a Fiesta makeover this weekend with the McCollum High School Band's performance of the famous cumbia.

A video shared by Dan Hernandez shows the band dressed in flashing lights during the Fiesta Flambeau Parade on Saturday night with plenty of on-lookers dancing along. The video has been shared nearly 3,000 times on Facebook, including a share from Erik y su Grupo Massore. Looks like McCollum High School caught the attention of band with their entertaining performance.


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