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IN THE NEWS: Riverside Community College Marching Band featured in colorful music video!

| February 3, 2010 | 0 Comments

This morning we came across an article in Entertainment Weekly that mentioned the well-known and beloved Riverside Community College Marching Band program from Riverside, California.  For those not familiar with RCC’s program they are the program that includes the world-renowned Fantasia winter guard – a long time favorite of fans and judges alike in the […]

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Sonya Tayeh to lead master class at WGI World Championships!

| January 22, 2010 | 0 Comments

In case you missed the announcement over at WGI's website we wanted to make sure our readers heard about an exciting opportunity they are offering the "Sunday after" WGI World Championships this April. Sonya Tayeh, a world-famous choreographer who is a regular on the hit show "So You Think You Can Dance ," will be […]

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ON THE WEB: WGI Featured Article “Up Close with Ariana DeBose

| December 1, 2009 | 0 Comments

I just love finding out that our world connects somehow with the greater arts community and today’s article shed new light for me on a contestant from one of my favorite shows.  WGI has posted a feature article today on their website “Up Close with Ariana DeBose.”   Ariana was one of the top 20 […]

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Halftime Magazine’s CLAIM YOUR FAME Essay Contest!

| August 3, 2009 | 0 Comments
Halftime Magazine’s CLAIM YOUR FAME Essay Contest!

With just 500 words about how marching band inspires their life, one of YOUR students could be the lucky winner of a private screening of the upcoming remake of the legendary movie, "FAME."  Keep reading for more details!  Contest entries due by August 10th!

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Marching Bands on MTV?

| March 27, 2008 | 0 Comments

Check out this story from the USSBA website !  Apparently MTV is looking for a marching band to chronicle for a new show.  Could it be yours?

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