Delta State percussion professor Dr. Josh Armstrong talks about getting the DSU job (00:02:45), growing up outside Houston (00:17:35), getting to Texas Tech for undergrad (00:34:35) and the masters (00:53:05), his career highlight of meeting me at NCPP (01:00:00), doctoral years at Arizona (01:05:45), and Cleveland, Mississippi in the news (01:25:00). Plus, Josh tries to watch Texas Tech football in Mississippi!
Closes with raves (01:34:25).
Josh Armstrong's Delta State page
Delta State's Pig Pickin'
Josh Armstrong's Dissertation
Prelude from Bach's Cello Suite No. 1
Warren Benson's "Three Dances"
Finale from Ken LaFave's "Three Pieces for Five Timpani"
Jeff Hunter's Paint Me a Sky
Infamous Nolan Ryan/Robin Ventura fight
Gary Lewis, Orchestra Director
Eric Ewazen's Northern Lights
Cleveland, Mississippi and integration and football
Delta State School Shooting
Do The Right Thing Trailer
Excerpt from Cannes news conference, 1989
Top 50 Films by Black Directors