In The News: Gas Prices Hurting Traveling Drum Corps

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We’re all feeling pain at the pump every time we fill up. But, one traveling musical group based in La Crosse is being forced to stay home, because of high gas prices.

For 40 years, young musicians from the Blue Stars Drum and Bugle Corps have marched to the sound of their own drum.

"A lot of people know what drum and bugle corps is, but if you don’t know, it’s very similar to a marching band without the flute, clarinet, and the saxophone," says corps director Eric Sabach.

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Posted by on Wednesday, June 25th, 2008. Filed under DCI World.