One More Time
About This Show
One More Time is a monthly podcast hosted by Illinois Bands. Each month we will present a story on a topic related to bands that we hope appeals to anyone interested in wind band, both concert and marching. We will also have weekly segments, including "Two Minute Rehearsal Techniques" for band directors, "Pathways" which is the story of how band or music brought a person to their current point in life, and "History from the Archive" with Scott Schwartz, Director of the Sousa Archive and Center for American Music.Read more »
Most Recent Episode
Episode 1.9 - "Military Bands"
In this episode of One More Time, we explore military bands from Sousa to today. Scott Schwartz (Director of the Sousa Archive and Center for American Music) tells us about Sousa serving with the Great Lakes Navy Band during World War I. Col. Michael Colburn (Former Director of "The President's Own" Marine Band, retired) provides a two-minute rehearsal technique. We talk with Colonel Jason K. Fettig (Director of "The President's Own" Marine Band) and Lieutenant Kelly Cartwright (Navy Pacific Fleet Band Bandmaster) about their experiences in the military bands. The episode wraps up with Viet Cuong discussing his piece "Diamond Tide" in the Source Material segment.
Show NotesMarine Band WebsiteColonel Fettig's BiographyColonel Colburn's BiographyLieutenant Cartwright's BiographyViet Cuong's WebsiteDiamond Tide Information with ScoreRead more »