Buglers Hall Of Fame 2011 Winter I&E Schedule
The Buglers Hall of Fame is once again proud to announce the fifth consecutive year of I & E shows for 2011. What was a great winter activity back in the 50?s & 60?s has now taken a new life form and re-established a winter venue. Made up of Individual & Ensemble Brass & Percussion performers it is open to anyone regardless of affiliation. Participants, including individuals, duets, trios and ensembles compete in their category for Gold, Silver and Bronze Medals. Mini Corps compete for the coveted honor of winning there category while Alumni Corps perform in exhibition. Over the past three years performers came from Connecticut, New York, New Jersey, Massachusetts, Rode Island, New Hampshire, Maine, Pennsylvania, California and Florida.
Aside from the performance perspective it has given the drum corps community the opportunity to re-establish long lost acquaintances with friends and makes for an overall day of music, food, beverage, laughter and camaraderie.
This year BHOF has four (4) regional shows . The Bugler?s Hall of Fame will be sponsoring their North American Championship on April 16, 2011 as a finale to the regional?s.
Anthony Convertito is the coordinator and Andy Lisko will serve as Master of Ceremony at the I & E Shows.
The Buglers Hall of Fame Winter Schedule
January 22, 2011 ?The Springfield Regional? co-sponsored with the Mehla
Shriners will take place at 133 Longhill Street,
Springfield, Ma. Start time 1 pm.
February 26, 2011 – ?The Garfield Regional? co-sponsored with the NY Skyliner Alumni will take place at VFW Post 4591, 513 Veterans Place, Hasbrouck Heights, NJ. Start time 1 pm.
March 5, 2011 ? ?The Philadelphia Regional? ? co-sponsored with The Reilly
Raiders Alumni will take place at K of C Hall 235 Limekline
Pike, Glenside, PA. Start time 1 pm.
March 19, 2011 ? ?The Boston Regional? co-sponsored with St Kevin?s Alumni
Will take place at 180 Mt Vernon St (Carson Place), Boston,
MA. Start time 1 pm.
April 16, 2011 – ?The North American Championship? sponsored by the Buglers Hall o Fame with co-sponsors Dynasty and Kanstul, and will take place at the Holiday Inn, 1070 Main Street, Bridgeport, CT.
Start time to be determined.
April 16, 2011 – The sixth annual Buglers Hall of Fame Induction Dinner and
Ceremony will take place at the same location starting at 7 pm.
This year BHOF will be inducting eight (8) new members into
the fraternity. Announcement of the new members will be made in February. This event is also open to anyone wishing to attend. More info will be provided shortly.
Thus far, the Romeo?s, Selden Cadets, St. Rita?s Brassmen, Holy Name (Garfield) Alumni, The Vagabonds Alumni, CT Alumni, Park City Pride Alumni, St Kevin?s, Boston Crusaders, The Defenders, Pembroke Imperials and The Sunriser?s Alumni. The Skyliner Mini Corps, The Golden Eagles, Mass Brass and Capital Brass are part of the Mini Corps category along with numerous Brass & Percussion Individuals, duets, trios & quartets.
Entry forms for the I & E shows can be downloaded @ buglershalloffame.com
or by request @ bhof2 [at] optonline [dot] net.
Anthony Convertito, Executive Director
Buglers Hall of Fame