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Military, Music, & Marines - Episode #36 with Jesse Sieff
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Military, Music, & Marines - Episode #36 with Jesse Sieff

Welcome to The Washington Tattoo Podcast "Where the World's Musical Traditions Come to Life." 🔔 Subscribe for exclusive updates and offers! Tag @thewashingtontattoo on social media and use hashtag #sharethetradition The Washington Tattoo is an international music and arts festival coming to the DC metro area. Our podcast explores the lives and stories of world renowned musicians, dancers, producers, choreographers, artists, educators, arts advocates, and those who serve our arts community at large. ___________________________________________________________ EPISODE #36 Jesse Sieff In 2016, Jesse enlisted in the Marine Corps as an active duty musician stationed at Marine Barracks Washington, D.C., with the “The Commandant’s Own” United States Marine Drum & Bugle Corps. During his four years as a percussionist with "The Commandant's Own", Jesse’s aptitude for creating media content was heavily utilized in the unit’s Public Affairs Office. Jesse’s videography work was recognized beyond the company level and led to collaborations with the Marine Barracks Washington Battalion COMMSTRAT, The USMC Color Guard, The USMC Silent Drill Platoon, and beyond. Jesse holds a B.A. from the Indiana University of Pennsylvania Department of Music, and an A.S. in Computer Aided Drafting & Design from the CCAC Department of Civil Engineering. A veteran percussionist in Drum Corps International and Winter Guard International, Jesse has an extensive background in the marching arts activity and over a decade of experience as an educator with independent, scholastic, and collegiate percussion ensembles. Jesse continues to share his passion for music through a variety of methods, and is a sought-after clinician, online percussion instructor, and published composer. Currently, Jesse is the proud owner of Sieff Studios, a media production company based in Annapolis, MD. His strong foundation in the musical and visual arts combined with his love for community and military service brought Jesse to the production team of The Washington Tattoo in 2019. He is passionate about creating and sharing media experiences that reflect his background and values, and is thrilled to promote musical, cultural, and educational experiences through this world class organization. Jesse in an endorsed artist with Gridbook Percussion Education, Dynasty Titan, Innovative Percussion, Reflexx, and Grover Pro Percussion. For more information and donations, find us at www.TheWashingtonTattoo.com #washingtondc #dc #military #DMV #nonprofit #drumline #drumcorps #marchingarts #percussion #PASIC #percussivearts #education #tradition #culture #podcast
A Performance Fit for a King - Episode #35
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A Performance Fit for a King - Episode #35

Welcome to The Washington Tattoo Podcast "Where the World's Musical Traditions Come to Life." 🔔 Subscribe for exclusive updates and offers! Tag @thewashingtontattoo on social media and use hashtag #sharethetradition The Washington Tattoo is an international music and arts festival coming to the DC metro area. Our podcast explores the lives and stories of world renowned musicians, dancers, producers, choreographers, artists, educators, arts advocates, and those who serve our arts community at large. ___________________________________________________________ EPISODE #35 - A Performance Fit for a King The Mountbatten Festival of Music returns, features the Massed Bands of His Majesty’s Royal Marines, performs at the Royal Albert Hall in the heart of London. This concert displays the outstanding versatility of some of the world’s finest military musicians while guests are given the “West End” treatment with spectacular lighting effects. The Festival sees the Royal Marines showcase their incredible musicianship and pageantry and features a wide range of musical styles, including music from the big screen and superb solo items, as well as the traditional marches and overtures that have proved such a hit with audiences over the years. For more information and donations, find us at www.TheWashingtonTattoo.com #washingtondc #dc #military #DMV #nonprofit #drumline #drumcorps #marchingarts #percussion #PASIC #percussivearts #education #tradition #culture #podcast
An insight into all things Gaelic - Episode #34 with Joy Dunlop
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An insight into all things Gaelic - Episode #34 with Joy Dunlop

Welcome to The Washington Tattoo Podcast "Where the World's Musical Traditions Come to Life." 🔔 Subscribe for exclusive updates and offers! Tag @thewashingtontattoo on social media and use hashtag #sharethetradition The Washington Tattoo is an international music and arts festival coming to the DC metro area. Our podcast explores the lives and stories of world renowned musicians, dancers, producers, choreographers, artists, educators, arts advocates, and those who serve our arts community at large. ___________________________________________________________ EPISODE #34 Joy Dunlop Gaelic Singer | TV & Radio Presenter | Scottish Stepdancer | Educator Joy Dunlop’s singing career is the result of a life–long fascination with Scotland’s traditional music and has led her all over the world; from major Celtic festivals, to touring the UK, Europe, Canada, USA, Japan and New Zealand. Through her singing, she showcases Gaelic music and song in a contemporary way that always remains true to its roots. Nominated as Gaelic Singer of the Year 2020, 2016, 2011 & 2010, she has also won both the coveted Royal National Mòd Gold Medal and the Oban Times Gold Medal and is the only person to be crowned both Traditional Singer of the Year & Traditional Dance Champion at the Pan Celtic Festival. She’s released three highly acclaimed solo albums, Caoir, Dùsgadh and Faileasan and also, Dithis; a duo album with her brother Andrew. Joy is also the driving force between ‘Gaelic/Gaeilge supergroup’, LAS and has featured on a range of collaborative albums. A popular television & radio broadcaster, Joy is involved with a wide range of music, current affairs and light entertainment programmes. With her trademark poise and depth of knowledge, Joy’s warmth and enthusiasm have made her increasing in-demand in television and radio broadcasts alike; from presenting the weather on both BBC Scotland & BBC Alba, to fronting SpeakGaelic; a wide-ranging, multi-faceted learning brand, offering the most comprehensive approach to learning Scottish Gaelic in a generation. She also presents the BBC Radio Scotland Young Traditional Musician of the Year competition and often hosts well known music programme Travelling Folk. Joy is also the creator and co-host of the popular Scottish Gaelic and irish podcast ‘A-nunn ’s Anall’. A fluent Gaelic speaker, with an honours degree in Gaelic Language and Culture, Joy has taught Gaelic language and song courses across the globe and in her spare time, she also conducts the Alba Choir; Scotland’s first and only Eurovision entry, who participated in the 2019 Eurovision Choir of the Year finals in Gothenburg, Sweden. She is also the director of Seachdain na Gàidhlig / World Gaelic Week - the first official nationwide language and culture week to be held in Scotland. Seachdain na Gàidhlig aims to raise the profile of Gaelic through community initiatives, projects and events. It provides the opportunity for both Gaelic speakers and those without the language to take part in a way that suits them; here in Scotland and further afield. See www.joydunlop.com for further details. For more information and donations, find us at www.TheWashingtonTattoo.com #washingtondc #dc #military #DMV #nonprofit #drumline #drumcorps #marchingarts #percussion #PASIC #percussivearts #education #tradition #culture #podcast
10 years of Excellence, Showmanship & Pageantry - Episode #33 with Brigadier David Allfrey MBE
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10 years of Excellence, Showmanship & Pageantry - Episode #33 with Brigadier David Allfrey MBE

Welcome to The Washington Tattoo Podcast "Where the World's Musical Traditions Come to Life." 🔔 Subscribe for exclusive updates and offers! Tag @thewashingtontattoo on social media and use hashtag #sharethetradition The Washington Tattoo is an international music and arts festival coming to the DC metro area. Our podcast explores the lives and stories of world renowned musicians, dancers, producers, choreographers, artists, educators, arts advocates, and those who serve our arts community at large. ___________________________________________________________ EPISODE #33 David Allfrey Experienced tourism, hospitality and major events Senior Executive, Brigadier David Allfrey MBE has built a successful military career and lasting name as the CEO/Producer of the world-renowned Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo. David currently helps companies, local, regional and national authorities and Governments develop focussed, innovative, deliverable and sustainable strategies and plans. A personable, energetic, and innovative leader, Brigadier Allfrey’s inspirational leadership showcases his reputation for accurate analysis, vision casting, and building confident and dynamic teams. We are honored and humbled to call Brigadier David Allfrey MBE a friend and advisor to the Washington Tattoo. Full CV: https://drive.google.com/file/d/14maHolNCUsKaD0zp6bIdkIH0wSBjNnzQ/view?usp=sharing For more information and donations, find us at www.TheWashingtonTattoo.com #washingtondc #dc #military #DMV #nonprofit #drumline #drumcorps #marchingarts #percussion #PASIC #percussivearts #education #tradition #culture #podcast
100 years of Army Service - Episode #32 with David Coker
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100 years of Army Service - Episode #32 with David Coker

Welcome to The Washington Tattoo Podcast "Where the World's Musical Traditions Come to Life." 🔔 Subscribe for exclusive updates and offers! Tag @thewashingtontattoo on social media and use hashtag #sharethetradition The Washington Tattoo is an international music and arts festival coming to the DC metro area. Our podcast explores the lives and stories of world renowned musicians, dancers, producers, choreographers, artists, educators, arts advocates, and those who serve our arts community at large. ___________________________________________________________ EPISODE #32 David Coker David Coker has 43 years of experience in nonprofit management and the military health system. He was selected as the first employee of Fisher House Foundation in 1994 when the program had 14 houses. He has the privilege of working with Ken Fisher, the Fisher family, and the Board of Trustees to expand the Foundation’s programs and the network of Fisher Houses. The program has flourished and is now recognized as one of the premiere nonprofits working to support the quality of life for our military and veteran families. David joined the Foundation in 1994 following his retirement from the U. S. Army. He holds a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from Trinity University in San Antonio, Texas, and a Master of Health Administration from the U. S. Army - Baylor University Graduate Program in Health Care Administration. Coker has served on the Board of Directors for the Military, Veterans, and Patriotic Service Organizations of America and the Independent Charities of America. Coker first became involved with the Fisher House program as a volunteer at Fitzsimons Army Medical Center. He helped prepare the house for its first guests. He also founded and served as the first elected president of the Friends of the Fisher House at Fitzsimons Army Medical Center, a local nonprofit organization established to support the Fisher House. Coker comes from a military family with more than 100 years of service in the United States Army. For more information and donations, find us at www.TheWashingtonTattoo.com #washingtondc #dc #military #DMV #nonprofit #drumline #drumcorps #marchingarts #percussion #PASIC #percussivearts #education #tradition #culture #podcast
We Stand With You! AAFMAA’s Director of Partnerships - Episode #31 with Sarah Bumgardner
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We Stand With You! AAFMAA’s Director of Partnerships - Episode #31 with Sarah Bumgardner

Welcome to The Washington Tattoo Podcast "Where the World's Musical Traditions Come to Life." 🔔 Subscribe for exclusive updates and offers! Tag @thewashingtontattoo on social media and use hashtag #sharethetradition The Washington Tattoo is an international music and arts festival coming to the DC metro area. Our podcast explores the lives and stories of world renowned musicians, dancers, producers, choreographers, artists, educators, arts advocates, and those who serve our arts community at large. ___________________________________________________________ EPISODE #31 Sarah Bumgardner Sarah Bumgardner is the Director of Partnerships and Member Engagement with AAFMAA. Sarah previously served AAFMAA as the Senior Veterans Affairs Coordinator in Reston, VA., as the SpouseLink Ambassador for the Camp Lejeune area, as a Relationship Manager for AAFMAA Wealth Management and Trust and as a member of the Member Benefits Team. Sarah was a military spouse for 11 years, is a mother of 2 boys, and enjoys spending her time outdoors. Graduating from Auburn University with a Health and Hospital Administration degree and minor in business, she loves first and foremost helping others. For more information and donations, find us at www.TheWashingtonTattoo.com #washingtondc #dc #military #DMV #nonprofit #drumline #drumcorps #marchingarts #percussion #PASIC #percussivearts #education #tradition #culture #podcast
The Mastermind Behind "The Force" Display Team - Episode #30 with Paula Braden
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The Mastermind Behind "The Force" Display Team - Episode #30 with Paula Braden

Welcome to The Washington Tattoo Podcast "Where the World's Musical Traditions Come to Life." 🔔 Subscribe for exclusive updates and offers! Tag @thewashingtontattoo on social media and use hashtag #sharethetradition The Washington Tattoo is an international music and arts festival coming to the DC metro area. Our podcast explores the lives and stories of world renowned musicians, dancers, producers, choreographers, artists, educators, arts advocates, and those who serve our arts community at large. ___________________________________________________________ EPISODE #30 Paula Braden Paula Monahan, nee Braiden, is currently an RSPBA Drum Major Adjudicator and retired competitor. She has also been a Drum Major teacher for 23 years through her role as Director of PB Class of Drum Majors, and within this time, she has developed several accomplished champion Drum Majors, including 5x World Champions. As a previous competitor herself, she holds the following titles and honors: 6x times World Champion, 5x times consecutive World Champion runner-up, 15x British, 11x European, 13x Scottish, 3x UK, 7x Cowal, 12x Ulster, and 12x All Ireland Champion titles spanning over a 25-year career period. She also has RSPBA PDQB in musical theory for Grade 4 Piping and Grade 5 Drumming. On top of this, she has also been Senior Drum Major at several prestigious international musical Tattoo events. She served as the Senior Drum Major for 8x years at Avenches Festival Tattoo (Switzerland), 2x years at St. Gallen Tattoo (Switzerland), 1x year at Spasskaya Tower International Military Music Festival (Moscow), and various other international musical tattoos and events across the globe. She has also had the pleasure and experience of co-producing the massed pipes and drums at the Avenches Festival Tattoo, St. Gallen Tattoo, Spasskaya Tower International Military Music Festival, and the Walled City Tattoo (Derry/Londonderry), including several indoor mini tattoos based within Northern Ireland. For more information and donations, find us at www.TheWashingtonTattoo.com #washingtondc #dc #military #DMV #nonprofit #drumline #drumcorps #marchingarts #percussion #PASIC #percussivearts #education #tradition #culture #podcast
Drumming Around The World with Top Secret Drum Corps Alumni - Episode #29 with Florian Hediger
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Drumming Around The World with Top Secret Drum Corps Alumni - Episode #29 with Florian Hediger

Welcome to The Washington Tattoo Podcast "Where the World's Musical Traditions Come to Life." 🔔 Subscribe for exclusive updates and offers! Tag @thewashingtontattoo on social media and use hashtag #sharethetradition The Washington Tattoo is an international music and arts festival coming to the DC metro area. Our podcast explores the lives and stories of world renowned musicians, dancers, producers, choreographers, artists, educators, arts advocates, and those who serve our arts community at large. ___________________________________________________________ EPISODE #29 Florian Hediger Florian Hediger was born and raised in Basel, Switzerland, also known as „the capital of rudimental drumming“. The city has a rich culture of rudimental drumming with over 5000 drummers in the traditional „Fasnacht“. Florian started drumming at 7 years old in a group for Fasnacht called „Spale-Clique“. At 16 years old, he joined the drum school of the world famous show drumming group Top Secret Drum Corps. After 3 years he made the cut and became member of the snare line of TSDC. From 2012 to 2018 (with a brief absence in 2017) he travelled with the corps to China, USA, Australia, New Zealand, South Africa, all over Europe and many more. During his career in TSDC, he performed twice in The Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo and twice in his hometown at the Basel Tattoo. One of the highlights was definitely the 90. birthday celebrations for H.M. The Queen at Windsor Castle in 2016. Today Florian is teaching children and adults in the traditional „Basel-Style“ and still drumming himself in Spale-Clique. He is also an active serving member of the Swiss Army as a rudimental drummer. For more information and donations, find us at www.TheWashingtonTattoo.com #washingtondc #dc #military #DMV #nonprofit #drumline #drumcorps #marchingarts #percussion #PASIC #percussivearts #education #tradition #culture #podcast
Service, History, Race, Music, and Faith in America - Episode #28 with Don Fransisco
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Service, History, Race, Music, and Faith in America - Episode #28 with Don Fransisco

Welcome to The Washington Tattoo Podcast "Where the Wold's Musical Traditions Come to Life." 🔔 Subscribe for exclusive updates and offers! Tag @thewashingtontattoo on social media and use hashtag #sharethetradition The Washington Tattoo is an international music and arts festival coming to the DC metro area. Our podcast explores the lives and stories of world renowned musicians, dancers, producers, choreographers, artists, educators, arts advocates, and those who serve our arts community at large. ___________________________________________________________ EPISODE #28 Sergeant First Class (SFC) Retired Donald Paul Francisco Don Francisco is a New Orleans, LA native. He graduated from St. Augustine High School in May of 1983 and enlisted in the US Army that Summer. He graduated from the Armed Forces School of Music in Norfolk, VA. He served with The 5th Infantry Division (Mech) Band in Fort Polk, LA, The 8th U S Army Band In Seoul, South Korea and retired from active duty with The US Army Old Guard Fife and Drum Corps, Joint Base Myer-Henderson Hall (formerly known as Fort Myer), Virginia, which was his last duty assignment. He also traveled extensively performing nationally and internationally. Total length of service 30 years. While on active duty he attended Northern Virginia Community College, Washington Bible College, University of Maryland, NSU of Louisiana and George Mason University pursuing studies in Music, Education, Public Relations and American History. He performs Gospel, Classical, Colonial, Jazz, Folk and a few standards on various flutes, fifes, penny whistles and panpipes. Currently he is a History Interpreter & Resident Fifer at George Washington’s Mount Vernon Estate and Gardens, where he talks about the importance of music in the American Revolution, from critical communication to enjoyable entertainment. He also performs at schools, various local venues, assisted living & nursing homes. He actively ministers in music at his home church, International Calvary Church in Springfield, VA. He has been married for the past 33 years to Grace Kang Francisco of Seoul, South Korea. They have two adult sons; Samuel & Jonathan. He welcomes you to contact him at flute4JESUS@gmail.com For more information and donations, find us at www.TheWashingtonTattoo.com #washingtondc #dc #military #DMV #nonprofit #drumline #drumcorps #marchingarts #percussion #PASIC #percussivearts #education #tradition #culture #podcast
"Legends of Tradition and Music" with Alasdair Hutton - The Washington Tattoo Podcast, Ep: #26
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"Legends of Tradition and Music" with Alasdair Hutton - The Washington Tattoo Podcast, Ep: #26

Welcome the The Washington Tattoo Podcast! "Where the world's musical traditions some to life" Thank you for listening and please consider subscribing and helping us #sharethetradition! For more information about us, the podcast, and our upcoming events, please visit us at https://www.thewashingtontattoo.com/ _________________________________ LINKS: Enjoy Episode #26! Listen on Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/show/1cIQKs8GB16c9lo24U6UzA Apple Music: https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/the-washington-tattoo-podcast/id1526474988 Direct mp3 Download: https://www.buzzsprout.com/1234208/10707374-legends-of-tradition-and-music-with-alasdair-hutton-the-washington-tattoo-podcast-ep-26.mp3?download=true ________________________________ ABOUT OUR GUST: We are thrilled to welcome our guest: Alasdair Hutton Alasdair Hutton has managed to cram so much into his life, firstly starting off as a journalist before moving on as a Broadcaster for the BBC, He then joined the Parachute Regiment as a paratrooper where he served from 1964-1986 Alasdair also served as a Member of the European Parliament between 1979-1989, However is most famous role came in 1992 when he was asked to be the official storyteller of the Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo an appointment he held for 29 years. During his time with the Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo he also penned a couple of Tattoo themed children’s books aptly named ‘The Tattoo Fox, The Tattoo Fox makes new Friends and The Castle Cat’ he also wrote his autobiography “The Greatest Show on earth”. Alasdair was awarded the OBE (Order of the British Empire) in 1986 for his military service. ______________________________________ THANK YOU TO OUR SPONSORS: Podcast producer: https://www.sieffstudios.com/ Education Partner: https://prologixpercussion.com/ Episode Sponsor: https://www.maclellanbagpipes.com _____________________________________ For more information and donations, visit us at https://www.thewashingtontattoo.com/
LEADERSHIP INSIGHTS - Sgt. Maj. of the Army Dan Dailey (Ret.) - The Washington Tattoo Podcast #25
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LEADERSHIP INSIGHTS - Sgt. Maj. of the Army Dan Dailey (Ret.) - The Washington Tattoo Podcast #25

Sgt. Maj. of the Army Daniel A. Dailey, U.S. Army retired is a native of Palmerton, Pennsylvania. Dailey enlisted in the Army in 1989 and attended basic training and advanced individual training as an 11B (infantryman) at Fort Benning, Georgia. During his career, Dailey held every enlisted leadership position in the mechanized infantry, ranging from Bradley Fighting Vehicle commander to command sergeant major. Dailey has served with the 1st, 2nd, 3rd and 4th Infantry Divisions stateside and overseas. In March 2009, he was selected as the 4th Infantry Division command sergeant major, where he served as both the command sergeant major of Fort Carson, Colorado, and U.S. Division‐North, Iraq. In 2011, Dailey was selected to serve as the command sergeant major of the U.S. Army Training and Doctrine Command (TRADOC). Dailey was sworn in as the 15th sergeant major of the Army on Jan. 30, 2015, and relinquished the position on Aug. 9, 2019. In addition to four tours in support of Operations Iraqi Freedom and New Dawn, Dailey deployed in support of Operations Desert Storm and Desert Shield. He earned the Bronze Star with Valor for his leadership during the 4th Infantry Division’s two‐month Battle for Sadr City in 2008. Dailey is a graduate of class 54 of the U.S. Army Sergeants Major Academy and the Command Sergeants Major Course. Dailey holds a Bachelor of Science (Summa Cum Laude) from Excelsior College. In January of 2020, Dailey joined the executive team at the Association of the U.S. Army, where he serves as vice president of Noncommissioned Officer and Soldier Programs. Dailey has been married to his wife, Holly, for 28 years. They have one son, Dakota. _______________________________________________________________________ The Washington Tattoo is an international music and arts festival coming to the DC metro area. Our podcast explores the lives and stories of world renowned musicians, dancers, producers, choreographers, artists, educators, arts advocates, and those who serve our arts community at large. For more information and donations, find us at https://www.thewashingtontattoo.com #sharethetradition
The 2022 Washington Tattoo Gala
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The 2022 Washington Tattoo Gala

Join us on April 4, 2022! https://www.eventbrite.com/e/the-washington-tattoo-gala-22-tickets-231707020937 The Washington Tattoo will be hosting our Gala '22 at the Winery at Bull Run! This event will feature the finest music, entertainment, wine and food. Our guests will enjoy traditional music performed throughout the winery, along with hors d'oeuvres, wine and beer. The evening will conclude with a traditional Tattoo performance that will delight our guests. We will also have amazing silent auction items that will include a trip to Edinburgh, Scotland, historic British Regimental Drum, original paintings by White Historic Art plus many more amazing items! We are also offering a VIP ticket option, which will include special music performances, guest speakers and an opportunity to meet the artists from White Historic Art in an exclusive area. These talented artists will also be displaying several works of art during the VIP portion of the event. The VIP event will take place in the production winery and adjacent tasting room and will begin at 6:00pm. Beginning at 7:00pm all guests will be invited to the main building for The Washington Tattoo Gala '22 event. Attire: Cocktail/business attire, military dress, dresses and appropriate shoes to stroll through the vineyard while enjoying music, food and wine along with multiple photo ops with musicians, artists and kilted pipers. (event will be held indoors and outdoors). Sponsorships are available in multiple tiers. Please contact edward_krzysik@thewashingtontattoo.com for further sponsorship or event information.
LIBBY WESTPHAL - The Washington Tattoo Podcast: Episode #21
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LIBBY WESTPHAL - The Washington Tattoo Podcast: Episode #21

Libby Westphal is a native of Sperryville, Virginia. She now resides in her private retreat with her loving husband and son in Leesburg. Growing up in the suburbs of Washington D.C., Libby quickly developed a love for the small-town life. She takes pride in being a United States Air Force Veteran and an avid community volunteer. Being a mother, wife, sister, and veteran does not overshadow Libby as a true fighter. Libby has endured over 12 surgeries and 3 months of tough chemotherapy to battle ovarian cancer. She did not let the life changing battle define her. Libby knew that she needed to secure her future with her son. She made a commitment to choose life and fitness as her “beacon of hope.” This choice did not come easy, but determination prevailed. Her family, personal accountability, and goal setting has kept her on track. Over time, she has developed a passion for health and fitness. Her newfound devotion led her to a successful journey to lose 70-pounds and go down 10 sizes. She is fully committed to her new lifestyle and in return has become one of the Top National Physique Committee (NPC) Competitors. Her proven experience has created a path for her to become a Certified Personal Trainer, as well as a Certified Aging & Women’s Health Specialist. Libby has started her own training and lifestyle company named “110% FIT”, while being crowned Transcontinental Mrs. USA in 2019. Libby has made appearances at the Virginia Women’s Business Conference, The American Cancer Society Survivor’s Luncheon, and the National Ovarian Cancer Coalition. Through it all, she has had the same mission in mind; inspire others towards change and personal growth. She shamelessly believes in motivating others to live a healthy lifestyle. She finds great pleasure in sharing her journey to inspire, motivate and transform others. She embodies her personal mantra, “Become the Victor in life and not the Victim” ~Libby Westphal~ www.libbywestphal.com
The Washington Tattoo Podcast: EPISODE #20 - SCOTT VEDDER
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The Washington Tattoo Podcast: EPISODE #20 - SCOTT VEDDER

Scott Vedder is the author of Signs of a Great Résumé, the #1 best-selling résumé book on Amazon.com,Signs of a Great Résumé: Veterans Edition, and the newly-released books Signs of a Great Interview and Signs of a Great Interview: Veterans Edition. His expertise on military veteran career transitions has been recognized by the White House, Pentagon, and veteran service organizations nationwide. Scott conducted over 5,000 interviews as a Fortune 100 recruiter. He now serves as a professional speaker, consultant and expert on résumés, interviews, and career transitions with a focus on helping military veterans and military spouses succeed in the civilian workforce. His inspiring dedication to the veteran and military spouses community has helped thousands of service men and women. By using the acronym P.A.T.R.I.O.T. Scott highlights the incredible attributes our service members bring to the table: I Possess Values I am Accountable I am Trainable I am Respectful I take Initiative I am On time I am aTeam player Scott is happy to speak to your team of professionals, veterans service organization, student group or the media about résumés,interviews and more. Scott's presentations are entertaining, educational and full of !@#$%, the Signs of a Great Résumé! Scott regularly appears for in-person engagements and virtual meetings and he's available for travel across the country and internationally. You can find more information about Scott on his website http://www.authorscottvedder.com/home.html.
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BILL BACHMAN EPISODE #14
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Ep #11: Featuring Legendary Teachers, Arrangers, and Performers Ralph Hardimon & Glen Crosby
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Ep #11: Featuring Legendary Teachers, Arrangers, and Performers Ralph Hardimon & Glen Crosby

We Are Back! Episode #11 Is Now Live! Featuring: Ralph Hardimon & Glen Crosby Ralph Hardimon is currently one of the leading authorities in marching percussion. As a world-renowned educator in percussion, Ralph has traveled all over the world to work with percussion ensembles, marching bands, and drum corps. Ralph is currently a music judge for Winter Guard International (WGI) and Bands of America (BOA). Ralph Hardimon was inducted into the Drum Corps International Hall of Fame in 2000. He received the "Lifetime Achievement Award" from Sabian in 2004. Glen Crosby has been in the marching arts since 1980. Over that time, he has held various roles from a tenor instructor to program coordinator with numerous DCI, WGI and BOA groups. Currently, Glen’s schedule involves being Program Coordinator and Percussion Director for Pacific Crest Drum Corps, and drum line instructor for the UCLA Marching Band. After decades in the activity, he still finds great joy in teaching students of all ages and experience levels. Find this great interview on #Spotify, #YouTube, #ApplePodcasts or where ever you consume your podcast content. ⭐️ https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/the-washington-tattoo-podcast/id1526474988?fbclid=IwAR0ftsL_VON6iAIFKE1I-hiQ9aYv1D1tsDvFGsX9TbAIMGDGhpKCkfFJLgk ⭐️ #ShareTheTradition #MusicConnects #philosphy #values #dedication #ACallToArmsAndArts” ⭐️ Mapex & Majestic Marching Percussion MAPEX Drums Germany Evans Drumheads, Promark, SABIAN Prologix Percussion Tapspace Loudoun County Chamber of Commerce @Potomac-Promoters Sieff Studios
Ep #8: VETERN'S DAY SPECIAL Service & Grit w/ Old Guard Drum Major & All Ireland Champion Josh Dukes
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Ep #8: VETERN'S DAY SPECIAL Service & Grit w/ Old Guard Drum Major & All Ireland Champion Josh Dukes

Welcome to The Washington Tattoo Podcast! "Where the wold's musical traditions come to life." Listen to the audio for this episode: https://www.buzzsprout.com/1234208/6432328 MSG (R) Joshua Dukes https://www.catskillsirishartsweek.com/josh-dukes/ Josh Dukes is an All Ireland champion accompanist and a highly sought after music teacher in the Baltimore/Washington D.C. area. A multi-instrumentalist whose talents embrace the ceili drums, guitar, bouzouki, bodhran, flute, and tin whistle, Josh has established a reputation for providing sensitive, tasteful support for traditional Irish music. As a young high school student, Josh studied the oboe, tenor/alto saxophone, drum set and baritone horn. Outside of the classroom, he learned the art of ancient rudimental drumming under the tutelage of Dominick Cuccia, a widely respected instructor/performer in the fife and drum community. In 1997, Josh enlisted in the Army and has since earned the rank of Master Sergeant , currently serving as one of three Drum Majors for the Old Guard Fife and Drum Corps, “The Official Escort to the President,” the only military unit of its kind. Josh continues to perform Irish music, having shared the stage with such renowned musicians including John Doyle, Paddy Keenan, Billy and Sean McComiskey, Brendan Mulvihill, Kevin Crawford, Zan McLeod, and Myron Bretholz, and he can be seen playing ceili drums regularly with The Old Bay Ceili Band. Josh lives in greater D.C. Area with his wife Judy and two daughters, Mya and Olivia. The Washington Tattoo is an international music and arts festival coming to the DC metro area. Our podcast explores the lives and stories of world renowned musicians, dancers, producers, choreographers, artists, educators, arts advocates, and those who serve our arts community at large. For more information and donations, find us at www.TheWashingtonTattoo.com