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High School Band

17 Signs You Were A Band Geek

Posted 04.24.2014 | Arts

The phrase "band geek" might sound like a derisive label, but to those who wore the chinstrap proudly, it can just as easily be a term of endearment. ...

An Army Strong Connection

Annie Schugart | Posted 03.11.2014 | Teen
Annie Schugart

Decked out in black and yellow uniforms, we marched through the tunnel into the stadium. The drumsticks clicked together, counting us off to a steady beat. I stood surrounded by 124 others of the nation's best high school musicians and color guard performers.

High School Band Director May Lose Job For Failing Math Test

Posted 10.15.2012 | Education

Charles Dolar, the high school band director at Wolfson High School, could lose his job -- because he failed a math test. Florida requires its teac...

Lucas Kavner

High School Mariachi Changes Students' Lives

HuffingtonPost.com | Lucas Kavner | Posted 06.18.2012 | Home

Eloy Martinez didn't fall into Zapata High School's mariachi band as much as he was completely bowled over by it. Six years ago, he was a fifth grader...

High School Marching Band Goes Casual

AP | Posted 12.21.2011 | Education

NORTH BEND, Ore. — The North Bend High School marching band has gone casual, but it's more a financial statement than a fashion one. The band's...

Lucas Kavner

Proud 'Band Nerd' And Former Marine Inspires Kids In Music

HuffingtonPost.com | Lucas Kavner | Posted 08.09.2011 | Impact

Braeden Kershner's life has always been defined by music. Growing up in South Carolina, he started off playing the French Horn, quickly moved on t...