The QCC Art Gallery of the City University of New York

ISBN# 978-1936658336 (Hardcover)
Marching Bands, Photographs by Jules Allen
Jules Allen
QCC Art Gallery Press, 2016

"Marching Bands," the fifth book by Jules Allen, documents the marching band as a modern, precision art form that fully embodies the love of the public event as a spectacle. Dynamic marching bands breathe the soul and spirit of Africa within the modern world. They create extravagant pageants intended to inspire, educate and entertain. Culled from field trips ranging over a period of almost 30 years, the 96 images within the book, capture the bands as they engage in trash talk, swagger and colloquialisms. Jules Allen, Photographer & Professor, Art & Design, Queensborough Community College, collaborated with the QCC Art Gallery Press in publication of this book.

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