Blue Knights Announce Thomas Kober as Brass Caption Head

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DENVER, CO - The Blue knights drum & Bugle Corps is thrilled to announce our brass caption head for the 2023 season!

Thomas Kober

Brass caption head

Thomas is the Director of Bands at William J. Brennan High School in San Antonio, TX. During his tenure, the band program has developed a proven reputation for success – Receiving multiple superior ratings, best in class, and championship distinctions at district, regional, area, statewide, and national events. The band is both a TMEA Area Honor Band Finalist, UIL Marching Band Finalist, and most recently earned the distinction as a Featured Band for the Music for All National Festival in 2020 and 2023.

 

Mr. Kober has an extensive background in Drum Corps International (DCI) and Winterguard International (WGI), most recently working as the Music Caption Head of the Blue Knights Winds. While working with BK Winds, the ensemble earned a Silver Medal at WGI Finals in Dayton, OH.  Prior to his time with Blue Knights Winds, he was a member of the music instructional staff with Santa Clara Vanguard and Boston Crusaders Drum and Bugle Corps. 

 

Mr. Kober is also an active clinician, judge, coordinator, and designer for bands across the United States.  His professional affiliations include the Texas Music Educators Association, and Texas Bandmasters Association. As an alumni of the Blue Knights, he is thrilled about the opportunity to return home, and work with the incredible educators and students within the organization.

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