Tag: performances

A Chance to Perform in the Rose Parade!

| July 25, 2008 | 0 Comments

Music for All (formerly Bands of America) sent out an email last week that they still have some open spots for their honor band to perform in the 2008 Rose Parade including spots for flags. The deadline to apply for these positions is August 15th. For more information visiting http://www.musicforall.org/programs/tor/  or call 800.848.2263  

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“Conduct Becoming”

| November 9, 2007 | 0 Comments

Your conduct off the field/floor is as important, if not more important, than your performance.  As members of a competitive ensemble, you are ambassadors of your school and community.  Your individual performances, sportsmanship and conduct both on and off the field will shape the impression others have of your entire organization.  It is important to […]

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Tip for Today: Video Taping Routines

| October 18, 2007 | 0 Comments

To aid our girls in getting the drill/routine down I video the instructor doing the routine and upload it onto my computer. I then burn copies of the drills for each girl so when they are practicing at home if they get dazed and confused they can pop the disk in their pc and see […]

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Recovering from Drops

| September 30, 2007 | 0 Comments

Here is a sectionals article I wrote for Halftime Magazine on Recovering from Drops .  Please visit their website and support this exciting new publication that showcases our very favorite activities!    

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Finishing Touches

| August 28, 2007 | 5 Comments

Finishing Touches Don't Overlook the Pole and Endcaps When Designing Your Flags! Contributed By Darrick Betro Here are a couple tricks that will help clean up your guards' flag work as well as add a little bit of detail to your overall equipment design!

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ENCORE! Celebrating Success AND Making a Difference

| January 12, 2007 | 0 Comments
ENCORE! Celebrating Success AND Making a Difference

  In the spring of 2006, four color guard programs in Loudoun County, Virginia joined together to promote their activity, celebrate successful seasons AND make a difference in the world.  The Broad Run/Heritage Winter Guard hosted the first annual ENCORE showcase of Loudoun County Winter Guards and Percussion Ensembles, April 6th, 2006 in Ashburn, Virginia.  […]

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