The Texas College Band Program is rebuilding! Texas College is a HBCU (Historically Black College & University) that is 120 years old.Texas College was founded in 1894 and is one of the oldest institutions in Texas. The Texas College Band Program (Marching Band/Concert Band/Jazz Band) is an integral performance organization on the campus of Texas College. The band program is currently recruiting student musicians to perform for the 2014-2015 school year. The goal for the Texas College Band…See More
"A waste of time. How many people on this forum actually have a degree in any part of music? Bands are rated by how loud they play and not musicality of what they play. I guess that is what it has come to in consideration of HBCU'S TO AN EXTENT.…"
"It is clear that SU was not at their full capacity in numbers. Technicality was on the side of SU. Even with the numbers,musicianship always outweighs over-blowing! TC was over-blowing and did move into the area of distortion on some selections.I…"
"As a parent and an educator, I would not want my child to be in an environment of that type to get their entire education. Secondly, a good program does not just consist a school only having a marching band. A good program is comprehensive and…"
"Loud, louder, and stupidity on musical instruments! Whole note hanging over, no musicianship, no evidence of any performance technique displayed by either band. Repetitive ignorance.....not impressed"
" Everyone on here is part of a collective to rebuild these urban music programs. All of you are valuable to the cause of "our children getting a quality music education." Great minds think alike, and now there is just the need…"
"This is a great topic and one that is greatly needed:
There are so many issues with our programs it aint even funny. We are consistently finding ways around working without funding so thats not a serious issue, we can make a way…"