Jamming out: Ann Richards marching band preforms at Band Jamboree

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Dana Nichols (12) prepares to lead the band. This is Nichols’ second year as drum major, and fourth year in marching band. “My favorite part about performing is the moment when, at the end of the show, everyone's looking at each other and can't help but smile,” Nichols said. Photo by Becca Alonso.