Carman Dragone is an entrepreneur and pageantry arts professional. Driven by his passion for creativity, Dragone stands as Founder & President of the Musical Arts Conference. He is also the Founder & President of the THSGEMB Alumni Association.
Trumbull High School
All throughout his high school career, Carman Dragone was actively involved with the pageantry arts. He proudly participated in numerous programs at Trumbull High School, including the Golden Eagle Marching Band, Color Guard and Indoor Percussion. The opportunity to creatively express himself through musical performance helped him find his voice and personality.
Today, Carman Dragone’s creative passion is cemented in his professional work in the pageantry arts. Returning to his stomping grounds, Dragone has led the Trumbull High School marching band as Assistant Band Director. His direction of the marching band has earned him recognition from the Trumbull Board of Education.
THSGEMB Alumni Association
For Carman Dragone, the Trumbull High School Marching Band is more than just a collective of musicians — it’s a family. As Founder & President of the Trumbull High School Golden Eagle Marching Band (THSGEMB) Alumni Association, Dragone keeps the pack tight-knit. He and his Board of Directors (all proud alumni themselves!), have expressed that while musicians of the Marching Band may have left THSGEMB, it never leaves them. The Alumni Association is committed to keeping everyone connected. It’s also dedicated to ensuring that fundraisers are organized so that future generations can participate in the Golden Eagle Marching Band for years to come.
Carman Dragone is the Founder & President of the Musical Arts Conference. A 501 (c) (3) non-profit organization, the Musical Arts conference’s philosophy is to encourage and provide students involved in the pageantry arts with educational and positive experiences. For nearly two decades, the nonprofit has proudly supported local music education programs and events.