Posts By: Samuel Wallace

Saturdays are for the Band

For college marching bands, game day is the sabbath. 8:30 AM - Rehearsal For the Pride of the Mountains, a game day begins before most college students ar...

On The Road

The Pride of the Mountains Marching Band wows the crowd at the annual Land of the Sky Marching Festival. As 535 of Western Carolina University's students des...

Practice Makes Perfect

For the Pride of the Mountains Marching Band, practice starts well before the first football game. While preparing for the debut of their percussion feature in this years’ show “Believe,” these students show just how much practice makes perfect.

Amanda Muse | WCUInspires

Amanda Muse is one of very few female snare drum players who perform at the highest levels of marching band. After overcoming stereotypes and physical challenge...