I’m enjoying a truly excellent clinic by Nick Petrella of Sabian Percussion today at the Four States Bandmasters Conference. I thought I knew stuff about cymbals. I didn’t know anything about cymbals!! http://www.sabian.com/en/artist/nick-petrella
This is one of the cutest, most awesome things I have ever seen!! Bring your kids in and take pictures with these real, but kid sized, marching drums from Pearl!
Last year I gave my daughter a ukulele from the store. This is one of the many songs she has learned on her own!
This band is comprised of band directors and musicians from Louisiana that are attending the LMEA convention in Baton Rouge. This year’s jazz clinician Wycliffe Gordan decided to sit in some!
The 2017 Louisiana All-State Jazz Band is really good! Clinician Wycliffe Gordon has done a wonderful job with these young jazz musicians. Really fun concert!
Anton was a Swedish exchange student at Airline a few years ago. At the end of his year with us he applied and was accepted to the Lila Akademien in Sweden. This is what he is doing now!
Last year I drove over a few times to work with the Marshall High School marching band. They were pretty good, but there seemed to be something missing. There just wasn’t a drive, pride, love for their work, any of those things that make a band great. clearly there was a problem. I could see […]
Congratulations to all the bands performing at the Parkway Marching Contest today! Some truly wonderful performances today!