Introducing Elijah Thompson. Elijah is recent alumni of Jackson State and marched in the band from 2012- 2016. Elijah marched trumpet like our host and was originally interviewed about the Alcorn game last season in 2016. We introduce our Beta Choppin It Up 2.0 as we catch up with what he has been doing since graduation. In this podcast we find out where Elijah is from, where he went to high school, his thoughts on the 2016 season and the exciting things he has been doing since finishing JSU. Elijah also opens the conversation about Mass Bands and gives his two cents on the topic. This podcast is brought to you by Block Band Music & Publishing, BlockUsUp.com and SAY Marketing and Promotions. Check out our website http://www.themarchingpodcast.com/ you can email the show at firstname.lastname@example.org, tweet us @marchingpodcast, and follow our blog at http://bit.ly/17Gl2e2
Introducing Damien Emilien. Damien is a student at Iowa State University but previously marched in one of our major HBCU programs. Damien is a very talented musician that enjoys to perform for people and shares a common bond with our host. Tonight we met Damien to see where he is from, his experiences marching and what he is currently doing in Ames.
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