Color Guard Basic Lessons

January 7, 2018

Learn Color Guard Fundamentals What is the Color Guard? The Color Guard is a unit of the Marching Band. It is a visual ensemble which enhances the music that is performed by the band. This ensemble uses different flags, props, dance and movement for their routines and choreography. Instructor Led Lessons Learn the basics of color guard and be prepared for future auditions with Pepperell Dragon Marching Band. WHO: Open…

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Tour Seventeen

June 13, 2017

Our Classic Rock production for the 2017 season is TOUR SEVENTEEN: KASHMIR Widely considered one of the greatest rock songs of all time, this classic tune from the legendary group Led Zeppelin contains many innovative rhythmic and harmonic effects. BETH The well-known Kiss power ballad Beth begins this production number and features a trumpet solo along with some delicate woodwind sections. DIRTY DEEDS Dirty Deeds Done Dirt Cheap An AC/DC…

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Rome Braves 2016

March 17, 2016

Get ready for GRAND SLAM Concessions! The 2016 Rome Braves season is about to begin and the Pepperell Band Boosters is INCREDIBLY fortunate to have the opportunity to work concessions again this year! This is our largest fundraiser for our band program that helps us offset our operating expenses for the season, but we need a strong volunteer commitment from our band members, color guard, percussion ensemble, parents, family members,…

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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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