What was the first year of the Redcoat Alumni Band?
Since 2001, the RBAA web site has been managed and upgraded through five changes of technology through the efforts of Lee Butts and Linda Butts. Below is a snapshot of how the site has looked over the years.
Redcoat Lore We know what the famous Brett Baucum looks like today. This was his likeness when he joined the Redcoats?
Redcoat Traditions – Tom Jackson Redcoat Band Annual Banquet Remarks 11-27-05
Redcoat Traditions – Ruth Kiney Article Page 1 >> / Article Page 2 >> / Article Page 3 >>
Quote from Coach Vince Dooley’s book: A football team, Dooley said, establishes national brand and by that I mean a visible distinguished identification and a national prominence that’s really not available from any part of the campus. It does initiate a sense of pride, a point of connection around the state. A football [team] and a marching…
Football Program Article in Homecoming Football Program (Loran Smith / Lee Butts)
UGA Traditions What is the History Behind the Battle Hymn? – Marion English was brass section leader and asked Jeff Simmons to do a warm up for the trumpet section based on the Battle Hymn. Marion’s initial idea came from the slow Elvis version of the Battle Hymn of the Republic. They prepared by listening to that recording before Jeff…