The parade…as seen from a director’s perspective

Matt Henley, assistant band director, shared this picture of the band taken during the Rose Parade.

Matt Henley, assistant band director, shared this picture of the band taken during the Rose Parade.

Thousands lined the route of the Rose Parade, as seen in this photo taken by Matt Henley, assistant band director, during the 2011 Rose Parade.

Thousands lined the route of the Rose Parade, as seen in this photo taken by Matt Henley, assistant band director, during the 2011 Rose Parade.

The band marched 5.5 miles in the Rose Parade through Pasadena, California, as captured in this picture from assistant band director Matt Henley.

The band marched 5.5 miles in the Rose Parade through Pasadena, California, as captured in this picture from assistant band director Matt Henley.

Matt Henley, assistant director of the Western Carolina University Pride of the Mountains Marching Band, shared these photos taken during the Rose Parade. Henley said that everyone finished the parade in strong spirits and that the response to the WCU band was outstanding.

2 Comments

  1. Kim
    Posted January 1, 2011 at 10:31 pm | Permalink

    Looks amazing,like they are staring at the mountains that surround the campus,made them feel more at home. Brittany,my freshman clarinet from sc,I am so proud of you and you Too Taylor,thanks for keeeping her safe.

  2. Ann Williams
    Posted January 2, 2011 at 11:32 am | Permalink

    The mountains look like Western Carolina. Great pics! Thanks.