Director and Staff

Pete Marcum,
Band Director

    Mr. Marcum has served as director of the Rebel Regiment since 2014.  He previously taught in Buchanan County.  He holds BA and MA degrees from Virginia Tech. He is an active musician in several area ensembles including Winds of the Mountain Empire, Brass Band of Appalachia, Black Diamond Brass Quintet, and Stateline Wind Symphony.

Bob Ballengee, Percussion Instructor

    Mr. Ballengee has served as band director at Glade Spring Middle School since 2005.  He is a graduate of Morehead State University.  He previously taught in Wise and Grayson counties.  He is an active performer, arranger, and adjudicator throughout the region.

Theo Ganaway, Guard Instructor

    Mr. Ganaway is from Chilhowie, VA and has served as guard instructor for the Rebel Regiment since 2015.  He coordinates the guard programs at several area high schools and is currently performing with Carolina Gold Drum & Bugle Corps.