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That Dan Band Show, Ep. 35: Dan's Takeaways from WGI 2023
May 12, 2023Following the conclusion of World Championships, Dan talks about his 10 takeaways from the 2023 WGI season.
That Dan Band Show, Ep. 34: Tommy Roam on Percussion Education & Passion
Apr 3, 2023With less than a month before WGI Percussion World Championships, Dan sits down with his friend Tommy Roam of The Bluecoats and Kettering Fairmont High School. They discuss holistic approaches to percussion education, how Tommy has built the culture between his middle school and high school programs, and their current outlooks on 2023 Percussion Independent World.
That Dan Band Show, Ep. 33: Talking Shop with WGI Judge Teddy Mascari
Feb 22, 2023The 2023 indoor season has officially begun as groups roll out their shows locally and video clips of lots and shows start to populate across social media. With WGI Percussion Regional season kicking off this weekend, Dan sits down with his friend Teddy Mascari, a Music Effect judge for Winter Guard International and an educational leader in Upstate New York. They discuss approaches to judging and how to give great feedback, a judge’s relationship to the programs they adjudicate, ways of interpreting the sheets, and various trends within indoor percussion and the marching arts.
That Dan Band Show, Ep. 32: New Year Same Me with The Aged Out Podcast
Jan 20, 2023Dan catches up with his friends Mike Fantini and Evan Worrell from the Aged Out Podcast. They discuss their outlook on 2023 DCI percussion, the recent rule proposals from the DCI Rules Congress, and what they expect to see this year in WGI percussion.
That Dan Band Show, Ep. 31: Sergio Bravo of Marching Vlogs
Dec 5, 2022On this episode, Dan sits down with Sergio Bravo, Co-Creator and Operations Manager of the online platform Marching Vlogs. They discuss the origins of MV, what Sergio learned through building his online brand, and the role content creators play in the marching arts.
That Dan Band Show, Ep. 30: Audition Tips with Vic Lee of the Bluecoats
Nov 16, 2022Dan sits down with Vic Lee, one of the 2022 Bluecoats drum majors, to discuss best practices for preparing and auditioning for drum corps
That Dan Band Show, Ep. 29: 10 Years In w/ Andrew Monteiro of GMU, Cadets
Oct 25, 2022Dan sits down with one of his best friends Andrew "Monty" Monteiro, the Front Ensemble Arranger & Sound Designer for George Mason University Indoor Drumline, Reading Buccaneers, and as of 2023, The Cadets Drum and Bugle Corps. They discuss their storied history designing together, how Andrew learned and honed his craft, and where he sees himself heading as we enter into a new year of design.
That Dan Band Show, Ep. 28: Scott Johnson and the Blue Devils Drumline
Sep 22, 2022Scott Johnson, Percussion Director and Designer for the Blue Devils Drum and Bugle Corps, sits down with Dan to discuss the ingredients to BD's success across multiple decades.
That Dan Band Show, Ep. 27: The Mind Behind the Blue Devils
Sep 8, 2022Dan sits down with Scott Chandler, legendary Program Coordinator & Choreographer for the Blue Devils Drum and Bugle Corps. They discuss how Scott has cultivated a design identity, how he has stayed on top in an ever-changing activity, and the secrets behind the Blue Devils' success.
That Dan Band Show, Ep. 26: Top 10 Takeaways from 2022 DCI Finals
Aug 18, 2022In this week's episode, Dan gives you his top 10 takeaways from the 2022 DCI Finals
That Dan Band Show, Ep. 25: DCI Murfreesboro, Southeastern, & NightBEAT
Aug 2, 2022On today's episode, Dan discusses the scores from the past 3 major DCI events -- The Masters of the Summer Music Games in Murfreesboro, TN, DCI Southeastern Championship in Atlanta, GA, and NightBEAT in Winston-Salem, NC -- as the corps make their final push into 2022 World Championships.
That Dan Band Show, Ep. 24 - DCI San Antonio and the Push Toward Finals
Jul 26, 2022On today's episode, Dan reviews the recap from the 2022 DCI Southwestern Championship and provides his insights into where the competition is headed as the corps make their final push toward Indy.
That Dan Band Show, Ep. 22 - DCI 2022 Preview
Jul 1, 2022Today, we are doing something a little bit different - Dan's flying SOLO for this episode! In the spirit of DCI coming back to life after a long dormancy, Dan spends this episode taking a look at some early season content around the internet (within the confines of what the music rights laws will allow me), discussing the first shows, and providing his reactions and early season projections.
That Dan Band Show, Ep. 21 - The Tim Fairbanks Episode
Jun 17, 2022With the WGI Advisory Board meetings approaching, Dan sits down with WGI Vice President, Steering Committee Member, and Director and Visual Designer of Rhythm X, Tim Fairbanks. They discuss the state of indoor percussion. how we can continue to grow the activity, and ways to continue to educate our judges and educators together.
Dan Schack Is Bringing His Podcast 'That Dan Band Show' To FloMarching
Jun 14, 2022FloMarching is excited to announce that Dan Schack's podcast, 'That Dan Band Show,' will be moving onto Flo's platform! The podcast will air its first episode in mid-June and will feature WGI Hall of Famer Tim Fairbanks.