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Bill Pendergrass

Name and Title: Bill Pendergrass, Band Teacher.

How long you have been at Ravenscroft? Since 1994.

What do you love about your job? Working with students from ages 9 to 18.

What is your favorite Ravenscroft moment? That one is nearly impossible. The one common thing with all of my favorite moments are being present when everything comes together for the first time, whether it is in the classroom, or in a performance, or at St. Baldrick's.

What is something people may not know about you? I am a third generation band-o. My grandfather played an Eb tuba for the Third Tennessee Regimental Band and pushed a litter carrier during WWI. My aunt was the first female to play snare drum in an All State Band in Tennessee. I do a few triathlons each year. I have to because I really enjoy cooking and the subsequent behavior...