Band Camp?

yo’s recent post mentioning his band de jour, Duo Denim and, in particular, their website, reminded me of another time; keywords: band camp.

Were you in “organized” music in junior high, high school, or college; Band or Choir?

I started in sixth grade and played through four years of college; Concert, Symphony, and Marching Bands.

Indiana State Symphony Band Competitions
Indiana State High School Marching Band Competitions
Purdue University Symphony Band
Purdue University All-American Marching Band
Purdue University Expo '70 Japan Tour
Purdue University St. Cristobal, Venezuela Tour 1972.

Second trumpet in High School. Fond memories of Hal Leonard arrangements of the “Theme from MAS*H” and “The Greatest American Hero”.

Hal Leonard arrangements

flash back…

My school band never played anything like this: