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Name: Katie Rhoda
Date registered: November 5, 2012

Latest posts

  1. Announcing the 2014-2015 NBA Board! — May 11, 2014
  2. Dr. Smedley’s Conducting Masterclass — May 8, 2014
  3. All About Compositions — April 10, 2014
  4. Spring 2014 Conducting Masterclass Conductors — April 9, 2014
  5. Dr. Smedley Conducting Masterclass — March 25, 2014

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Mar 25

Dr. Gershman Tunes us in to Intonation

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All About Intonation This past Tuesday, March 4, Dr. Gershman gave a very informative masterclass all about intonation and how to tune your ensemble effectively.  This masterclass was complete with a handout and even a sing-a-long of sorts.  We started off the class with a talk about equal temperament and just intonation.  We were also …

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Nov 20

Marching Band Madness!


Trae Blanco Gives A Great Masterclass! About one week ago our very own Trae Blanco, Wind Conducting AI, gave a great masterclass on the logistics of running a marching band show, from the band to the color guard.  Throughout the hour and a half class he was able to answer questions ranging from how much …

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Nov 04

NBA Invades Tri-North Middle School!


Side by Side Performance With the Tri-North Middle School Band Pictured below is Neil Hicks, Katelyn Rhoda, Kendall Renaud, Michael Ahearn, Bailey Petersma, Augie Wolf, Daniel Flynn, Megan Sweeney, Emily Kinnunen, Raleigh Mostov, and Isaac Brinberg. On Halloween, 12 NBA members were able to perform with the Tri-North Middle School symphonic band.  The NBA members …

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Nov 04

Mr. Pratt’s First NBA Conducting Masterclass!


Mr. Pratt is All That                                               Just a couple of short weeks ago Mr. Pratt gave a wonderful conducting masterclass.  Over thirty students were in attendance along with five student conductors.  It was a wonderful experience that all students and conductors thoroughly enjoyed. “Cut offs are a preparation for silence.” Mr. Pratt proclaimed as he …

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Oct 22

Conductors for the 2013 Mr. Pratt Conducting Masterclass!


Meet the wonderful six conductors that will be conducting on this Thursday’s masterclass with Mr. Pratt!  If you have not signed up for the event please fill out the form here! Also join the event that is on the NBA-IU facebook page! We hope to see many of you there!   Leslie Collins My name …

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