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Josh Chess

Joshua Chess, 2023 Drumline Section Leader

Josh Chess is an academic senior Studying Intelligence and Cyber Operations and is planning to attend law school after college. He is one of the USC Drumline’s section leaders where he is a third-year member and plays bass drum. He has been marching since he was a high school freshman. Josh credits his joining the TMB to his high school band director who is a TMB alumnus himself. He chose to come to USC for its stellar academic reputation and student resources.

Josh’s favorite memory from his time with the TMB is getting to perform on stage at the Hollywood Bowl with Gwen Stefani and the LA Philharmonic.

Jonathan Maher

Jonathon Maher, 2023 Drumline section leader

Jonathon Maher is a junior studying industrial and systems engineering from Geneva, Illinois. He is a third-year band member and plays quads in the drumline. He chose USC for the engineering program, and he always wanted to go to school in California. Jonathon was on the fence about continuing band in college, but after the first few days of band camp, he knew he found something special in the TMB. His favorite trip was to Chicago and Notre Dame in 2021, and his favorite memory was beating UCLA in 2022 at the Rose Bowl.

Please do not hesitate to reach out to if you have any questions or want to chat. To see what the drumline is up to, follow us on Instagram @usctmbdrums. See you soon and FIGHT ON!!

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