WASHINGTON,DC - October 5, 2017: Jalissa Douglas, the trumpet section leader, speaks to the rest of her band towards the end of practice. Christian Adkins, also on trumpet, stands by.
Howard University's Showtime Marching Band is part of a long tradition of outstanding bands at HBCU's. The band practices in the days leading up to a home game against North Carolina Central. (André Chung for The Undefeated)