The Marshall University Wind Symphony Participates In The 2014 Percy Grainger Wind Band Festival

The Percy Grainger Wind Band Festival Performance in Orchestra Hall at Symphony Center was something that none of us will ever forget. The trip was a highlight of my 35 year teaching career. Continue reading

Brethren Christian High School Wind Symphony Has An Outstanding Experience At The Percy Grainger Wind Band Festival

My students had a fantastic time and I’m sure will always remember the Chicago tour and the adventures of each day. Continue reading

Quabbin Regional High School Symphonic Wind Ensemble Returns From Successful Performance At The Percy Grainger Wind Band Festival

The experience cannot adequately be summarized in words. I am still in awe of what took place and my students and I are wishing that it did not ever end. Continue reading

Duxbury High School Music Department Performs in Carnegie Hall

“The Duxbury High School Music Department, including the Chamber Singers, String Ensemble, and Wind Ensemble, toured New York City in February that included a stand-alone, featured performance for each ensemble on the Stern Auditorium / Perelman Stage at Carnegie Hall. Over 1,100 tickets were sold for this outstanding performance…” Continue reading

Kerkhoven-Murdock-Sunburg Marching Saints Experienced the Thrill of Marching in the National Independence Day Parade

“The parade experience was indescribable. I wish I had words for what it felt like to turn the corner onto Constitution and hear and see the roaring crowd for us! It was an exciting feeling from start to finish. I felt safe and welcomed! It was organized and I never felt pressured or lost…” Continue reading

Austria Surpasses Hopes and Expectations

“I wanted to take a moment to, once again, thank you for our incredible tour of Eastern Europe (Austria) last spring arranged by Music Celebrations International. The experience was truly wonderful in every way and surpassed my hopes and expectations. I never expected the size of audiences we had and their enthusiasm. Again, thank you for helping make a dream a reality for us.” Continue reading

North County High School Raider Regiment Return to DC for the National Memorial Day Parade

“North County High School Band Director Shane Verges thanks the school board and the community for their support of the marching band’s recent participation in the National Memorial Day Parade. A total of 112 students made the trip to Washington D.C. This was the third time the Raider Regiment participated in and represented the state of Missouri at the National Memorial Day Parade in Washington D.C. This year 112 North County band students went on the five-day trip…” Continue reading

Coronado High School Bands Have A Blast in Washington, DC

“I just wanted to let you know that my band had a BLAST during our [Washington, D.C.] trip. Our guides were fantastic. Our drivers were wonderful. I would also like to say that working with you has been great. Please pass on this praise to whomever may wish to see. I will be recommending your company to others that may be interested in doing a similar trip.” Continue reading