In this post, Callie explores the experience of band camp and what it means to be in “The Right Place” within the Marching Virginians.
Summer can look completely different to different people. It may mean taking summer classes, working in a job or internship, or going on vacation with family and friends. However you are spending your summer, Callie suggests that you are practicing for band camp! Enjoy this piece with some helpful tips for practicing over summer vacation.
On Wednesday of this week, high school seniors all across the country committed to attending Virginia Tech. Many of those students are probably already thinking about auditioning to be a Marching Virginian, and we are so excited to meet them! Closing off our “So You Want to be a Marching Virginian?” series is a post directed at those interested in color guard. Read to find out a little more about band camp and the audition process!
While most people find their “band family” during their freshman year band camp, Kelly Guthrie was born into hers. With two MV parents, Kelly always knew she wanted to join the MVs. However, when she got to Virginia Tech, not everything went as planned… Read her story in the latest addition to the series “The Experience.”