March 21, 2017
By Greg Phillips
The United States Marine Band donated more than 2,000 pounds of sheet music to Troy University, much of it historical in nature.
A literal ton of sheet music recently arrived at Troy University’s John M. Long School of Music, courtesy of the U.S. Marine Band.
The donation, which includes thousands of pieces dating as far back as the 1880s, weighed 2,550 pounds on arrival.
Troy University Band Director Dr. Mark Walker said the donation is exceedingly rare…