A float rolling in front of the Lincoln-Way Marching Band in the Rose Parade caught fire. The band, as expected, marched on.
The Dist. 86 board voted to eliminate football, marching band, & several other programs to save money for facilities upgrades.
The band director at the nationally renowned Morton HS in central IL will resign at the end of the school year—a personnel matter.
Thoughts turn to a Syrian violinist in Illinois, as Nikki R Haley announces she’ll resign as US ambassador to the UN.
Marching bands come together at 2 central IL high schools, and the result is phenomenal: learning, collaboration. And MUSIC.
Yumi Hogan, a supporter of the arts and the governor’s wife, recognized talented student artists at her bi-annual art exhibit.
The latest documentary from Michael Moore shows an America that is divided but also hopeful that the American Dream is not dead.
The Reagan Band from Texas heads to Macy’s in Nov. 2019. The band’s director hails from an IL school with a history at Macy’s itself.
Things in Texas are big, incl. a work of installation art at the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston. Climb in; be a part of it.
Lives are tied together in powerful ways, including teens in Nashville and Rwanda, in this latest Christian movie.