Omega Psi Phi Fraternity  
Official Website of Omega Psi Phi
Today is Email
4 Cardinal Principles
YOU ARE HERE: HOME » Latest News

Bro. Rudolph Boone, Sr. - "Big Four" band director Honored
Email This Article ... Printer Friendly ... Export to MS Word Document ... Export to plain text document ...
Filed under News on Wednesday, April 29, 2015 by Author: Admin.

Bro. Rudolph V. Boone , Sr. (Psi Phi - 1949) was one of three former “Big Four” band directors honored

Posted: Sunday, April 26, 2015 12:15 am
by Arika Herron/Winston-Salem Journal

The house lights were dim, the music loud and stage full for nearly three hours at Carver High School Saturday afternoon – a fitting tribute to the man who dedicated nearly 30 years to the school’s music programs.

Rudolph V. Boone, Sr. was one of three former “Big Four” band directors honored Saturday. Together, Boone, Bernard T. Foy and Harry Wheeler served nearly 100 years at Winston-Salem/Forsyth County Schools four formerly all-black high schools. The band rooms at the three schools still in use – Carver High School, Paisley IB Magnet School and Atkins High School (now Winston-Salem Preparatory Academy) – were recently named for their longtime former directors.

“This is the highest honor I believe I could get,” Boone, 87, said Saturday as a long line of friends, family and former students waited for a handshakes and hugs.....Continue Reading on Winston-Salem Journal Online

Related Articles
There are no related articles.

Life Membership
Members Login
Omega Psi Phi Chapters
Membership Ring
United Healthcare

Interested in learning more about
Omega. Click here to Contact us.

Follow Omega Psi Phi Fraternity on
the worldwide web Click here to see
a listing
of our official social networking links.

© 2010 Omega Psi Phi Fraternity Inc. All Rights Reserved.
Omega Has a Rich Heritage