Steven E. States ’12 (Music Ed.) has a new position within the U.S. Army. Stationed at Fort Bliss, Texas, Steven is a musician in the Army Band and is involved in the vibrant tradition of performing at Army ceremonies, parades, concerts, festivals, dances and many other events. Musicians perform in a variety of ensembles ranging from ceremonial band to jazz band to small ensembles, playing all styles of music. Previously, Steven has played music in Arizona, Georgia, New Jersey, New York, Georgia, Pennsylvania, Texas, and Virginia. Recently he played at the American Consulate in Juarez, Mexico for their Fourth of July celebration.