Tag: Eagle Regiment

Senior Gabriel Ammirata plays on the marimba for the Eagle Regiment marching band with social distancing guidelines. Photo courtesy of Gabriel Ammirata

Senior Gabriel Ammirata reminisces about his journey with music

Gabriel Ammirata, a senior at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School, has been a musician since elementary school. Growing up in Coral Springs, he was originally zoned for Coral Glades High School but moved to Parkland going into his freshman year where he continued his musical […]

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Senior Kacie Shatzkamer, member of MSD Cheer, is presented with her parents at Cumber Stadium on Senior Night. Photo by Kelsie Yon

Seniors involved in football, cheerleading, color guard and Eagle Regiment say farewell at second football game of the season

An annual tradition at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School, Senior Night, is an event to say farewell to all the seniors in the Eagle Regiment marching band, football team, cheerleading squad and the color guard. Although in uncertain times, MSD still honored the Class of […]

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Senior Alexa Palen is December's Musician of the Month. Palen has dedicated all four years of her high school experience to music. Photo courtesy of Alexa Palen

Senior Alexa Palen devotes her time to music throughout her high school career

Through the long extended journey of her experience in the marching band at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School, senior Alexa Palen has performed in front of hundreds of people throughout her musical career.  Palen has been playing music for seven years, beginning in sixth grade. […]

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Senior Hunter Frybergh is November's musician of the month. Photo courtesy of Hunter Frybergh

[Feature] Hunter Frybergh dedicates his time to Eagle Regiment

Senior Hunter Frybergh is a member of the Eagle Regiment marching band. He has played the trombone for six years and the piano for two years. He attends classes and rehearsals weekly as a member of the school band.  Before the start of high school, […]

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Nicholas Hernandez is prepared to perform his marching band show during rehearsal. Photo courtesy of Nicholas Hernandez and Keith Wechsler

October’s Musician of the Month: Nicholas Hernandez

Senior Nicholas Hernandez has been a member of the Eagle Regiment since his sophomore year of high school as part of the percussion, playing bass drum in the drumline.  “Seeing a lot of my friends march and be involved in something with the school motivated […]

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Coordinators and helpers stand around their front banner displaying the event title and information

The Eagle Regiment hosts their 31st annual Pops N’ Pies event

The Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School Eagle Regiment hosted their annual Pops N’ Pies event on Friday, Oct. 9 at the Fort Lauderdale Marriott Coral Springs Hotel & Convention Center. The Eagle Regiment hosts this event every year, as it is the first performance of […]

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Eagle Regiment selects 2020 leadership and holds Zoom training meetings

Eagle Regiment selects 2020 leadership and holds Zoom training meetings

With the ongoing COVID-19 quarantine and the closure of schools, the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School’s Eagle Regiment Marching Band has had a shaky start to its 2020 marching season. Being an extremely physical program, the band faced a few obstacles when converting to online […]

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Sophomore Nicolette Gulla, is preparing to perform at the Orlando Bands of America performance. Photo courtesy of Keith Wechsler.

May’s Musician of the Month: Nicolette Gulla

Nicolette Gulla, a sophomore at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School, has been an alto saxophone player for several years. She began in the sixth grade and is going into her sixth year of playing the instrument.   Her older brother, Guido, first inspired her to play. […]

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David Navarette pictured in the MSD courtyard after practice with the school's Wind Symphony

Day in the life of David Navarrete

David Navarette is a sophomore at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School. Balancing both playing the trumpet in the MSD wind symphony band and schoolwork, Navarette’s schedule is full nearly each and every day.  “Sure band is very time consuming along with the rest of my […]

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March’s Musician of the Month: Hunter Frybergh

March’s Musician of the Month: Hunter Frybergh

Hunter Frybergh, a junior at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School, has been a trombone player for six years. He was born in Coral Springs, Florida, moved to Long Island, New York for six months and then returned to live in Parkland, Florida. After his move […]

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