Monthly Archives: October 2013

10+ Values Marching Band Students Learn

Band students learn the value of, and respect for chain of command.


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October 21, 2013 · 9:53 pm

Nobel medicine winner says: I owe it all to my bassoon teacher

Thomas Sudhof, who shares this year’s Nobel Prize for medicine and physiology, told The Lancet in August 2010 that he owes his powers of analysis and concentration to studying a musical instrument.

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October 20, 2013 · 8:26 pm

Is Music the Key to Success?

CONDOLEEZZA RICE trained to be a concert pianist. Alan Greenspan, former chairman of the Federal Reserve, was a professional clarinet and saxophone player. The hedge fund billionaire Bruce Kovner is a pianist who took classes at Juilliard…

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October 17, 2013 · 5:16 pm

The Complete Guide To The Cup Song

Origins of the cup song

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October 10, 2013 · 9:12 pm

Musician Makes Young Flutist’s Dreams Come True

The one thing Abby Gieseke wanted most from her fifth grade year at First Baptist Denton was to join the band and play the flute….

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October 6, 2013 · 10:09 pm