Marching Beyond Halftime Movie – New Year’s Update

Dear friends, Happy New Year! I wanted to reach out and give you an update on the film and also thank you for all of your support and enthusiasm for Marching Beyond Halftime. We love hearing from so many of you. It constantly reminds us how important the work is that we are doing. Along … Continue reading Marching Beyond Halftime Movie – New Year’s Update

A Time of Service: A Band Booster President Reflects on Being a Leader Parent

“As a music program booster, you are giving time and energy to something that not only benefits your child, but to those involved now and in years to come.”
An Interview with Outgoing Lafayette High School Band Booster President and AMP Member Beth Potter of Lexington, Kentucky

Encourage Your High School Student to Play in a Community Band

by Marc C. Whitt If your community or local region is blessed to have a community band, you may wish to check it out as a perfect complement to your high school child’s musical experience. Rehearsing and performing with such an ensemble can certainly be a highlight to their music education and budding performance career. … Continue reading Encourage Your High School Student to Play in a Community Band

Encore Tours Partners with AMP

Encore Tours, a division of ACIS, has become a corporate partner with The National Association of Music Parents, announced L. Scott McCormick, founder and president of AMP, a nonprofit organization of and for middle and high school band, choir and orchestra parents and booster organizations; music educators; school districts; music industry leaders; arts advocates and … Continue reading Encore Tours Partners with AMP