Articles about Marching Bands

Balancing the Sound In the Parade Block
The Instrumentalist (2016) Vol. 71, No. 1, pp. 34

Performing music on parade is a strange phenomenon. Unlike any other performance, the band presents the music one section at a time while marching past their audience. Although there is a degree of blending as drums and brass drive their ...

Serving through Music: An Interview with John Cisetti
The Instrumentalist (2016) Vol. 71, No. 1, pp. 18

An interview with music teacher John Cisetti is presented. Among other things, Cisetti talks about how he organizes marching band camps and shares the musical highlights of his career.