Stands Music of the NCAA Basketball Championships!
Exciting, fun, blown away – these are just some of the ways pep band directors have described the experience of participating in the NCAA basketball tournament. Like the players, band members and their directors put their whole hearts into the games, spending many hours practicing their stands music for these showcase events.
The Inside Voice: An interview with Colonel John R. Bourgeois
For over 200 years, the Marine Band has been led by legendary American musicians like John Philip Sousa. One of these renowned directors, Colonel John Bourgeois (Ret.), sat down with Pepper to discuss his time with the Marine Band and how its work has impacted American culture both at home and in the eyes of the world.
The Inside Voice: An Interview with Tracy Harris
A musician cannot learn without a great teacher, but even the best teachers can’t be experts on every instrument. It can be challenging for an educator to teach an instrument that’s not their own – if a boost of confidence is needed in the area of teaching flute and piccolo, Yamaha performing artist Tracy Harris is here to help.