Chaparral Middle School at the Inaugural Sousa Band Festival

We are happy to have worked with the Chaparral Middle School Wind Ensemble, one of four talented bands featured in the inaugural John Philip Sousa Band Festival at the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts in Washington, D.C. … Continue reading

Col. Arnald D. Gabriel Recognized for a Lifetime of Service

How many ways can one appreciate a man who so completely embodies the spirit, drive, and passion of America’s Greatest Generation as Col. Arnald D. Gabriel?  Answer: Not enough. Col. Gabriel served as a combat machine gunner with the United … Continue reading

Peters Township High School Marching Band at the 2014 National Memorial Day Parade

Peters Township High School Marching Band of McMurray, Pennsylvania took part in the 2014 National Memorial Day Parade last month. Continue reading

East Lake High School’s 2014 National Memorial Day Parade Experience

East Lake High School’s Silver Sound Marching Band of Tarpon Springs, Florida took part in a weekend-long celebration of Memorial Day festivities in Washington, D.C., including marching in the 2014 National Memorial Day Parade. Continue reading

The Birmingham-Southern College Concert Choir Sings at Historic Venues in Washington, D.C.

The Birmingham-Southern College Concert Choir began its annual tour with a performance on Thursday, March 13 at Historic Christ Church in Alexandria, Virginia, attended by George Washington when he was president. 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

Lawrence Free State High School Orchestra Clinics with Col. Arnald Gabriel in Washington, DC

“Our clinic with Col. Gabriel was a delight. Many of my students have worked with him at Midwestern Music Camp here at the University of Kansas. He was familiar face and we all had fun. Our performance at the Fairfax was very well received. What a charming audience we performed for that evening!” Continue reading

Taylor County High School Choir Performs at St. Patrick’s and the Jefferson Memorial

“Just wanted to let you know what a spectacular trip we had. For me, the highlight was St. Patrick’s. For the kids….the cruise! The Jefferson Memorial was exciting too and we had a gorgeous day to perform there. We had a wonderful time every step of the way! I would be glad to be a reference. Everything was well organized and executed. Thanks again for all of your work. I look forward to working with you again!” Continue reading

Destrehan High School Concert Choir Have the Best of Times in Washington, DC

“Thank you to everyone that had a hand in our trip. It was beyond our expectations and we had the best of times. I have nothing but positive things to say about how everything was planned. Our schedule worked out to the minute and no time was wasted. Thanks again – it was the experience of a lifetime. please pass this on to whomever!” Continue reading