Tulane University Bands

The Spirit of the Green Wave

Student Leadership 2019/2020

Drum Majors


Kyla Denwood ‘21

Kyla Denwood is originally from Lombard, IL and is currently a junior pursuing a dual degree in economics and international development with a minor in Spanish. At Tulane, she is a campus tour guide, an active member of Soundwave, and on the executive board for Club Ballroom Dance. Kyla also enjoys long walks down Magazine Street, skateboarding through Audubon, and searching for the best beignet in New Orleans.


Rosalind Kidwell ‘20

Rosalind Kidwell is a senior from Laramie, Wyoming. At Tulane, she is double majoring in computer science and linguistics, with a minor in philosophy. On campus, Rosalind is the president of Kappa Kappa Psi, the honorary national band fraternity, in addition to Women in Technology. She also works as a building manager at the Reily Recreation Center and as a digital research intern with the Newcomb College Institute.

Section Leaders

Flutes - Serin Park ‘21

Clarinets - Chase Doumite '20

Saxophones - Brendan Grant ‘20

High Brass - Jonah Gilkeson ‘20

Low Brass - Heather Penton ‘22

Sousaphones - Michael Buffa ‘22

Percussion - Josie Gottsponer ‘20

Color Guard - Allison Donze ‘21

Shockwave Dance Team - Katie Reynolds ‘21 and Ashley Trowbridge ‘20