2014 Tribute To America

May 29, 2014

The Pepperell High School Dragon Marching Band announces their repertoire for the 2014 season: “When Johnny Comes Marching Home” “The Patriot” “America” from West Side Story (drum line feature & small ensemble) “God Bless America”

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2014 – 2015 Season & Band Camp

May 27, 2014

Expect this season to be filled with new beginnings, excitement and enthusiasm that stem from the tremendous amounts of success that the Dragon Band has always experienced in the past! The upcoming season steps off with our new Director of Bands Mr. Chris Harper. The Dragon Band will be under the field direction of Drum Major Ashlyn Brawley and Assistant Drum Major Andrew Casey. Congratulations to our new Leadership for the season: Skylar Groves (Band Captain), Tyler Dobson (Chaplain), Jenna…

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History

May 25, 2014

Music Heritage in Lindale, Georgia In 1907, Paul Nixon, a musical prodigy, moved to Rome with his parents and his sister (Lucia Nixon McKay). A year later, Capt. H.P. Meikleham of the Pepperell Mills in Lindale, hired 18 year old Nixon to form and conduct a concert band, organized in 1908. It was a great success, drawing listeners from a radius of 40 miles to their concerts. During World War…

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The Dragon Band!

May 21, 2014

The Dragon Band is an active part of the Pepperell community including Lindale, Silver Creek, Aragon, and Rome.  Band members participate in all facets of campus life, and represent our school and community with pride through performance and service.  The PHS Band has consistently received Superior ratings at concert and marching festivals throughout the Southeast.  Our students actively participate in GMEA honor bands, All-State band, Governor’s Honors, regional honor bands,…

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