First Ever Mini Corps Associates Championships

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MCA to hold first-ever Mini-Corps Championship Contest at Albany, NY

Saturday, Sept. 27, 2008, 2:00-10:00 pm
State University of NY
1400 Washington Ave.
Performing Arts Center
Albany, NY 12222

To begin the program , at 7:00pm, representatives from the Colonie VFW will present the colors to a live performance of the National Anthem.

The Championship Contest will be dedicated to the memories of our fallen service men, from the Town of Colonie, and a portion of the proceeds will benefit the building of a Veteran’s Memorial in the Town.

The competition features several long-running and very successful Mini-Corps organizations, as well as the Mini-Corps debuts for Defenders Alumni and Windsor Regiment.

In Competition,

Defenders Alumni – Rockland, MA
Windsor Regiment – West Windsor, NJ
Amoskeag Sound – Manchester, NH
Capital Brass! – Albany, NY
Ghost Riders – Parts Unknown, NY
Golden Eagles – West Sayville, NY
Mass Brass – South Boston, MA


In exhibition

The Latin Express
CB! Alumni All-Stars
Interstatesmen Tribute Ensemble


Andy Lisko!

Tickets are only $10, in Advance, for this ten corps show!

An Individual and Ensemble competition will be held, beginning at 2pm. Entrants are expected from NY Skylines, Mass Brass, Amoskeag Sound, Ghost Riders, Imperials, Capital Brass! and more. Admission to the I&E show is free.

The festivities begin with a Friday Night Social, at the Championship Headquarters: The Best Western Sovereign, right across the street from the contest venue.

And the celebration continues, with an After-Party, on Saturday night, also at the Best Western.

Tickets, reservations, and other info can all be had at Or call Tom MacDonald at 518-286-3148

Posted by on Monday, September 22nd, 2008. Filed under DCA News.