Tag Archives: college band

Spotlight on Leadership: At the Helm of Game Day

Brene Brown said that “culture is the way we do things around here.” It supplies drive to achieve excellence and encourages leaders to develop, not for themselves, but for those around them. As a director at the helm of the oldest college marching band in the nation, Barry Houser of the Marching Illini knows a […]

Spotlight Series: The Golden Band from Tigerland

Meet the Band.  When it comes to upholding tradition, The LSU Tiger Band is second to none. Throughout its evolution, this 125+ year old band has upheld a standard of excellence and a passion for their fans. Taking root as an 11 member military cadet band begun by 2 students, the Golden Band from Tigerland […]

All In This Together

On August 3, 2019, the city of El Paso, Texas lived the horror that towns across America pray will never befall them. The El Paso shooting, purportedly a hate crime targeting diverse ethnicities, claimed the lives of 22 individuals and wounded a number more. For some, experiencing such a traumatic event would be cause for […]