Things are continuing to move in the right direction for the Yorktown Wildcat Band. Just like with a steady crescendo in music, the band is gradually building up.
Director Vincent Furtado told the band members from the start of the school year, “Your attitude determines your altitude.”
It is about putting forth a team effort. This is not only true in the case of the band but in any aspect of these student’s lives.
Many facets have been fine tuned, including having instruments fixed due to frozen slides and other issues. From these important changes, the sound of the band is starting to become more full.
Furtado spoke of fun and improvement working hand-in-hand when he said, “The more fun you have, the more you want to improve, and the more you improve, the more fun you have.”
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