• Color Guard Basic Lessons
  • Tour Seventeen
  • Beat The Heat
  • 2016 PULSE The Art of Motion
  • PHS Color Guard Tryouts 2016

Color Guard Basic Lessons

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…


Tour Seventeen

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…


Beat The Heat

Get Ready for Band Camp Please know and understand that about 90% of what we do takes place outside in the heat. In order to help protect students from heat exhaustion there are guidelines in place. We are trying to educate them about the heat as well. Eat a light breakfast before coming to camp. Avoid dairy, sodas, and grease. Hydrate! Hydrate! Hydrate! Drink PLENTY of WATER every evening following…


2016 PULSE The Art of Motion

Under the field direction of Shannon Hindman the Pepperell Dragon Band announces their 2016 production: Pulse – The Art of Motion explores the movement of the human body in all its forms. The show kicks into high gear with the minimalistic “Momentum.” The passing of energy from one body to another is explored in “Inertia and Time.” Finally, the pulses and beats of movements take center stage in “Rhythm.” Pulse…


PHS Color Guard Tryouts 2016

Auditions are coming up for students interested in the PHS “Dragon Band” Auxiliary units of the Flagline. These units are visual ensembles which enhances the music that is performed by the band. This group uses many different flags, batons, props, and /or dances for their routines. Tryouts will be held on Saturday, May 14, from 8AM till 6PM. Practice details and requirements can be found here (pdf viewer required). A…


Rome Braves 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,…


Newsletter September 2015

Download a copy of this newsletter. FROM THE BOOSTERS Extended Rehearsal Times All after school rehearsals are Mondays, Tuesdays and Thursdays and have been extended from 3:20PM till 6:00PM unless otherwise announced. SATURDAY PRACTICE September 12th and 19th To better prepare for our upcoming exhibition and competitions we will have extra rehearsals on September 12th and 19th from 9AM till 4PM. Lunch will be provided. Please remember to bring your…


Newsletter August 2015

Download a copy of this newsletter. FROM THE BOOSTERS All after school rehearsals are Mondays, Tuesdays and Thursdays from 3:20PM till 5:30PM unless otherwise announced. PHANTOM TEES ON SALE NOW TILL FRIDAY, AUGUST 21 Show-off your band spirit with a field production t-shirt. Login to CHARMS and click the ONLINE STORE to place your order. The shirts will be ready in time for the first football game. Most sizes are…


2015 The Phantom of The Opera

Under the field direction of Emily Sarge the Pepperell Dragon Band announces their 2015 production: “The Phantom of The Opera”. Since its debut in London’s West End at Her Majesty’s Theatre in 1986, this enduringly popular musical has reached an estimated audience of 80 million people. More than 65,000 performances of Phantom have been staged for theatergoers in 18 countries around the world. In August of 2003, the show marked its…


Rome Braves 2015

The ROME BRAVES fundraiser is well underway for 2015. We had the month of APRIL to train and assess how each shift should run and how many team members (students & adults) will be needed to run a successful game. This is a wonderful event to raise money for individual student accounts as well as for the DRAGON BAND general fund. Beginning in MAY we will be running the concession…