Concert Band Camp? It's the Residuals!!
- This clinic is a step by step guideline from conception to completion and beyond for a Concert Band Camp, including the many facets and benefits this activity can offer your band program. We will take you through the philosophical, organizational and operational concepts plus highlight the short and long term benefits of a camp that is similar to a summer or fall band camp.
- Bill Connell (firstname.lastname@example.org)
- 12/19/2014 03:30 PM - 04:30 PM
- Meeting Room W184
- Bill Connell has been Director of Bands at Virgil I. Grissom High School in Huntsville, Alabama since 1986. During his tenure the band program has expanded to two symphonic bands performing grade VI music and a grade IV concert band plus two jazz bands.
The symphonic/concert bands are recognized throughout the U.S. for the quality of literature played and their professional level of performance. There are also two marching bands at Grissom, an all inclusive ensemble and a select auditioned group. Mr. Connell taught previously in South Carolina and Tennessee.
He is an active adjudicator and clinician throughout the United States and has presented several clinics on building/maintaining band program and advanced rehearsal techniques. Professionally, Mr. Connell is a member of Phi Beta Mu and has received five Citations of Excellence and a Certificate of Merit for Marching Excellence from the National Band Association.