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Trumpet section leader Carson Bretz reflects on band experience

Trumpet leader Carson Bretz shakes band director Iain Novoselich's hand at the

Morgan Womack, Co-Editor-In-Chief

May 13, 2020

Before heading off to their second hour on Friday, March 13, band director Iain Novoselich had his first hour students play the song “You’ll Never Walk Alone.”  This song has been a tradition for the Grand Haven High School bands as a piece for the seniors to play at their final concert, usual...

Band Director Iain Novoselich works to find creative solutions to teaching music online and keeping his kids busy

Band Director Iain Novoselich works to find creative solutions to teaching music online and keeping his kids busy

Sophia Jaeger, Feature Editor

April 23, 2020

Band director Iain Novoselich had a sinking suspicion that March 13 would be the last day of school for the year. His gut feeling led him to make his seniors play the farewell song     traditionally played at their Spring Concert. Now he's left stitching together a bootleg recording of it with pictures o...

Marching band to host annual band invitational

Aliyah Austin, Reporter

September 24, 2014

Marching bands in Michigan are uniting on Saturday, Sept. 27 for the 8th annual band invitational and fundraiser. The marching band is hosting the invitational at Buccaneer Stadium from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. “It’s an opportunity for marching bands to come together and compete in the respective classifications,”...