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Derek Southerland
Low Winds Teaching Assistant/Equipment

Derek Southerland is a senior music education student at ECU, and has been active in the band programs through his time at the university.  He has held leadership roles in the ECU Wind Ensemble, ECU Symphonic Band, ECU Marching Pirates and ECU Sixth Man Pep Band for four years.  Derek is a brother of the Kappa Sigma chapter of the National Honorary Band Service Fraternity Kappa Kappa Psi, where he has held leadership roles for the last two years.  Derek was awarded the Pirate Pride Award at the 2009-2010 ECU Marching Pirates Band Banquet, and you'll be hard pressed to find a bigger pirate fan anywhere! GO PIRATES!!

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ECU Marching Pirates
School of Music | East Carolina University
East Fifth Street | Greenville, NC 27858
252-328-6982 phone | 252-328-6258 fax

"The Sound of Pirate Nation"