Buddy Deshler--University of Miami

Buddy shares his story of how his sister got him into music and how being around music and musicians “is contagious”.  It has propelled him from 6th grade band to the National Trumpet Competition.

 

 
 
 

"Mine" Matrix 2015 Proposal

Member of Matrix Percussion proposing to his girlfriend during Matrix’s show at WGI Finals in Dayton, Ohio. Those that are in music together are “Banded” Together forever!  

 

 
 
 

Anthony Mazzocchi--Montclair State University

Tony Mazzocchi discusses how he “stumbled” on becoming an educator and the impact it has had on his passion of getting more kids involved in music

 

 
 
 

Abby--Messiah College

Abby, a human development major at Messiah College, discusses her views on how music plays a role in developing character and expresses personality.

 

 
 
 

Emily--Messiah College

Emily discusses how she uses music as a “de-stresser” from the rigors of her Biology major!

 

 
 
 

Where It All Began with Aubrey Logan

The “Banded” story of Aubrey  Logan.  She speaks on how she began playing the trombone as well as reasons it is good to be involved in music.