Tag Archives: Band

TROY senior performing at Disneyland with All-American College Band

July 18, 2019
By Greg Phillips

A Troy University student is doing his part to make Disneyland the happiest place on Earth.

Landon Grigsby, a music education major, is one of 21 college students performing this summer in the Disneyland Resort All-American College Band.

The band, a tradition at the park since 1971, gives top college musicians from all around the…

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Symphony Band concert features Concert Chorale this Sunday

February 26, 2019
By Greg Phillips

Troy University’s Symphony Band presents its second concert of the spring this Sunday, and this time the band will be joined by the University’s Concert Chorale.

The concert, which is free and open to the public, takes place Sunday, March 3 at 3 p.m. in Claudia Crosby Theater.

“We don’t hear a lot of pieces…

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Knight family lands three generations in the Sound of the South

November 26, 2018
By Greg Phillips

Hunter Lawrence barely has time to rest as he steps away from his spot with the Sound of the South, Troy University’s band, before the Trojans’ game against Texas State.

Decked out in his Sound of the South colors, he shuffles between his parents as his grandfather, Jim Knight, beams.

“None of this was expected,”…

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