Music Supervisor Gary Markham Wins Award For ‘Excellence in Marching Music Education’

Gary Markham, the District’s music supervisor, is the first recipient of the ‘Excellence in Marching Music Education’ award from the Music Educator’s National Conference and Drum Corps International! The two organizations created the joint award to recognize people who have made a significant contribution to marching music education. Gary was presented with the award this summer at a ceremony in Washington, DC.

The award will be presented twice a year – once during music Education Week in Washington, DC and again at the Drum Corps International Championships in Indianapolis, IN.