News From the Charms Community
Highlights and Kudos from and for our Community

Headed to the Tournament of Roses Parade (12/28/2022)
Congratulations to Charms clients Rosemount High School Marching Band (Rosemount MN), Rockford High School Marching Band (Rockford MI) and Vista Ridge High School Ranger Marching Band (Leander TX) All are headed to the Tournament of Roses Parade in Pasadena CA. We'll be watching on Monday.

Congrats Clovis North! (12/5/2022)
Congratulations to Clovis North for their participation in the Thanksgiving Day parade. https://www.clovisroundup.com/clovis-north-marching-band-returns-from-thanksgiving-day-parade/?fbclid=IwAR1lBLmCU6om-gzVoP9T2OoCt3-wd3xNJzs7ey5qdfsf2WnFSEiQLktrBKc

Charms in person training with Mountain View High School (10/13/2022)
Great training this week with Mountain View High School and Charms. Always great to get out and see our clients in person.

Dr. Myra Rhoden receives NAfME Award (1/27/2018)
Congratulations to Charms-family director Dr. Myra Rhoden, of Fayette County High School, on being named the NAfME National Band Director of the Year! Read the article, at https://nafme.org/nafme-member-dr-myra-rhoden-named-2018-national-band-director-year/

Bobby Lambert (Wando HS) article in March Instrumentalist (3/14/2017)
Wando HS director and longtime Charms user Bobby Lambert has written an excellent article on the techniques he uses to lead his music organization, published in the March issue of The Instrumentalist -- check it out, and congrats, Bobby!

Fontainebleau band featured on local New Orleans TV news  (8/1/2016)
The Fontainebleau HS band, New Orleans, LA, was recently featured on WDSU-TV for the impromptu playing they did for four Sheriff, Police and Fire stations during their band camp in July. http://www.wdsu.com/news/hs-band-tips-hat-to-police-with-special-music/40816584/

11th Hour from KFHS selected for ACDA National in 2017! (6/23/2016)
Congratulations to the Kettering Fairmont High School 11th Hour vocal group on being selected to perform at the ACDA National Conference in Minneapolis 2017. this group has performed at ACDA National before, and was featured on the NBC show The Sing Off, which launched the world-wide careers of some other famous Charms students!! Twitter Link

Mike Howard of Vandegrift HS in Instrumentalist (3/30/2016)
Check out the interview with Vandegrift HS band director Mike Howard (Charms user since 2009!) in the April issue of The Instrumentalist!