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- Effective Rehearsals
Q: How do I know if our rehearsals are effective? A: Every band program strives to be the best that it can be. The following four insights to...
- Grading Band Students
Q: How do you derive at a grade for Band students? A: Practice is 30% of the grade Playing exam is 15% of the grade Performance 15%...
- Motivational Tips
Q: I am a first year Middle School Band Director and trying to find ways to motivate my students to practice. Ive been using practice cards,...
- Fundraising Questions
Q: What is the most you have made during a fund raiser and what did you do? A: We made approximately $30,000 by selling Hogies. Each band student...
- Strenght Training
Strength training for marching band? Yes, I know we won't be tackling the other marching bands or laying blocks on rival Drum Majors, but strength...
Some people love to run, other people hate to run. Either way, nothing can quite beat running to get your heart, lungs and legs ready for marching.
Believe it or not, singing will help your band in a lot of different ways. While you are rehearsing marching, your students should sing their...