This Talented 16-Year-Old Marches to the Beat of His Own Drum

Brandon Olander picked up his first set of drum sticks at age 10. Over the last six years, he’s done everything in his power to achieve his dream of joining the Blue Devils Drum and Bugle Corps. Despite his battle with scoliosis, Brandon succeeded and performed with the Blue Devils at the 2014 Drum Corps International World Championship Finals.

The team scored a record-breaking 99.650, earning the organization its fourth championship title. The CBS Evening News put together a piece featuring Brandon and uploaded it to YouTube two days ago. Now, his inspiring story is reaching audiences across the Web. Check it out!

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