Rothman Tafel is a Band Director at Tidwell Middle School in Roanoke, TX. He earned a Bachelor’s degree in Music Education from the University of North Texas. While at UNT, Rothman perfromed in several prestigious ensembles including the UNT Wind Ensemble and the Green Brigade Marching Band. Rothman’s Drum Corps experience includes marching Baritone with the Forte Drum and Bugel Corps, The Academy and the Santa Clara Vanguard. He has travelled to Budapest, Hungary for Music Education studies and to Taiwan with the 2015 Santa Clara Vanguard International Corps. As far as teaching in the Drum Corps activity, Rothman has taught in the visual staff with the Guardians Drum and Bugle Corps and is very excited to begin his 3rd year teaching low brass with the Phantom Regiment!