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June 19 - July 5, 2017

American Band College of Sam Houston State University is the master's degree program that could change your career. Attend classes, clinics, and rehearsals as you learn more about your craft.

Play with masters students from all over the United States and perform under the direction of Colonel Arnald Gabriel.
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Doc Doc Severinsen
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MariachiMariachi Sol de Mexico
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Featuring Doc Severinsen


Heeeeere’s Johnny!” That lead-in, followed by a big band trumpet blast, was the landmark of late night television for three decades. The ‘Johnny’ was Johnny Carson, the announcer was Ed McMahon and the bandleader was Doc Severinsen. Beginning in October 1962, The Tonight Show with Johnny Carson ruled the night air for thirty years. On May 22, 1992, it came to an end…More information...

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Featuring Guest Conductor Arnald Gabriel
Featuring Guest Conductor Larry Livingston
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