Latest Marching band Stories

2014-09-16 08:22:14

Voting Open for Fans to Help Determine the Final Eight to Perform in Atlanta in January 2015 TORRANCE, Calif., Sept. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Honda Battle of the Bands is set to make a triumphant return to Atlanta January 24, 2015, when eight of the most prestigious marching bands from America's Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCU) will take the Georgia Dome by storm with their incredible musical talent and electrifying showmanship....

2014-05-21 23:01:20

Hearing Health Company Sounds An Alert To Music Educators, Students, Parents and Fans Elk Grove Village, IL (PRWEB) May 21, 2014 For many music students and teachers – as well as fans – June, July, and August can be the most sound-saturated months of the entire year. From concert festivals to formal summer music programs to jamming with friends or even listening to portable devices while enjoying the great outdoors, summer can mean increased exposure to unsafe sound levels. Therefore,...

2014-01-26 00:20:11

- Eight of the Nation's Top HBCU Marching Bands and Grammy-nominated Big Sean Wow Fans at Georgia Dome ATLANTA, Jan. 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Marching band fans from across the country poured into Atlanta's Georgia Dome on Saturday to celebrate the 12(th) annual Honda Battle of the Bands (HBOB) Invitational Showcase, and to witness firsthand the dynamic ensemble of music, choreography and showmanship displayed by eight of the nation's premier Historically Black Colleges and Universities...

2013-06-27 23:28:08

New Crop of Premier Marching Units Join Etymotic Research Hearing Health Program Chicago, IL (PRWEB) June 27, 2013 Etymotic Research, an innovator in hearing wellness solutions, today announced the latest top-ranked musical ensembles to receive Etymotic hearing protection products in the company’s Adopt-a-Band program. The Adopt-a-Band program educates young musicians about the importance of using hearing protection during practice and performance. Adopt-a-Band offers schools, parents,...

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