3. School/City its located in:
Oregon State University, Corvallis, Oregon
4. What bands are you in: OSU Marching Band and next term the OSU Concert Band
5. Are or have you been a field commander/section leader: I was in High School.
6. What instruments do you play/ how long have you played them: Trombone,
Bass Trombone, Trumpet, French Horn, and Baritone. Trombone for nine
years, Bass Trombone off and on for nine years, Trumpet and French Horn
a year in High school, and Baritone two years in High School.
7. What makes you a band geek: Well, I
dream about marching, I hum my schools Fight Song, I practice drill
every chance I get, and I love the feel of my Trombone when I first
take it out of my case. I am family friends with my conductor and I go
to Band Parties which are directly across the street from my conductor.
8. Your best and favorite band camp story/ Memory: There
are so many! My first day at "College" Band Camp was awesome! I was SOO
afraid that the section leaders would make us do things like they did
in "Drumline." They didn't, thank goodness. I just loved how we were
all so nervous and at the end off the camp my section became very
good friends. It's a little sappy, but, hey! I have better stories
about our trip to San Fransisco.
Things you like
9. 3 Fave bands: Dooby Brothers, Fleetwood Mac, and the Tommy Dorsey Big Band
10. Fave book: Anything in the fantasy section
11. Fave movie:
Rocky Horror Picture Show (my conductor played 'Franknfurter' in a stage production)
12. What chair are you and out of how many: We
don't have chairs, we have parts. I play second. There are 16 Trombone
players. There are eight firsts, five seconds, and three that play
second and third.
13. What do you think being a band geek is:
Eat, sleep, and breathe band.
14. how big is your school band:
150 Band Members+12 Color Guard Members+12 Dance Team Members
15. Are you in marching band:
16. do you have to play an instrument to be a band? why or why not?
Someone has to play instruments, but I
think that the Color Guard and, in my case, Dance Team play a vital
role in making the shows look good.
17. What do you think about american pie? They were good.
18. Where you offended by the American pie movies? Not really. It kinda sucked when they thought that he was GOOD at playing the Trombone.
Few more things
19. Is band the most important thing to you? Next to family, yes.
20. Do you think your a band geek? I LOVE BAND!!!!!!!!
21. Promote us in one place, show us the link?
22. Post at least 3 pics of yourself ?
I am the one on the right. (I am lacing up my conductors boots when he played 'Frankenfurter')
I am back and to the left of the guy kneeling down.
I am on the right.