Breske has spent his life in and around school music. He
loves the impact that joining band has had on his life.
Rich was a section leader and drum major in high school,
worked with symphonies and for instrument makers. He is
an author of articles and books, and has worked with a
number of different groups to support school music.
Originally from Chicago (where he was a high school drum
major) and now in Osceola, Indiana; Rich and his wife,
Kimberly, can hear the sounds of their local marching
band as it prepares for competitions.