Sounds of success
“What’s so important this time, for this event, is that we’ve played big events before that has brought us worldwide attention,” GSU Band Director Larry Pannel said. “But this is so historically important because not only is this the inauguration of a president, it’s the inauguration of the first president of color.
“History books will tell the story as it was. And no one will be able to write the Grambling State Tiger Marching Band out of the history books, because that’s what we’re about to do — we’re about to become a part of history.”