Author Archives: treloarchris
Congratulations to my student Benjamin Allen, a sophomore at Fort Zumwalt South High School for winning first chair in the Option 1 category for the Metro 8 District in St. Louis. I am very proud of him, and look forward … Continue reading
Andrew Wang, a senior at John Burroughs High School, has earned a First Class with Honors Passing Grade on Level 4 of the Royal Canadian Conservatory Percussion Exam. Due to COVID-19, the exam was administered over the internet. Andrew did … Continue reading
Raghav M., a sixth grade student in the Clayton School District, has earned The Director Award for Band. The Director Award is given to the student who exhibits outstanding musicianship, outstanding citizenship, and dedication in all aspects of the band … Continue reading
Edward Garner, Chaminade 2018, performed his senior recital to a packed Black Box Theater at Chaminade College Preparatory School on Tuesday, May 15th at 7:00 PM. The program featured a mix of snare drum, multiple percussion, drum set and marimba … Continue reading
Congratulations to Christian B., Pattonville High School, for being named to the All-Suburban High School Honors Band!
Congratulations to Peyton H., Parkway Central Middle School, for being named to the percussion section for the All-Suburban Middle School Honors Band!
Congratulations to the following Metro 8 District High School Honors Band winners: Edward G., Chaminade College Preparatory School, First Chair Snare Option Brendan C., Chaminade College Preparatory School, Second Chair Snare Option Sarah A., Lutheran South High School, Second Chair … Continue reading
Practicing is, obviously, the hardest aspect of music to get students to do. I am going to explore the Who, What, Where, When, and How of practicing in the following blog posts, beginning with Who. Who should practice? The short … Continue reading