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Best West Chester Ever As Five DCI Champions Compete Aug. 3

Rarely has there ever been a bigger collection of DCI World Champions on display then when Farrell Stadium on the campus of West Chester University hosts the Drum Corps: An American Tradition event on Wednesday, Aug. 3. Be part of the audience who will watch The Cadets host fellow DCI World Champion titlists the Blue […]

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Academy Benefit Event A Success

Nearly 250 performers, guests, volunteers, and parents participated in the 2011 benefit event for The Academy last Friday. The evening was filled with great performances by The Academy hornline, the Winter Youth Guard, a dance solo by Paige Carter, marimba solo and tuba duet by Zack Whittier and Becky McGinn, and a solo snare drum […]

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Cadets Corps Admin Filling In Remaining Summer Volunteer Slots

The Cadets are still in need of food service volunteers and drivers for specific time frames during their 2011 Summer Tour. Foodservice volunteers June 1 in Johnstown, Pa., through June 25 in Stanford, Ca. July 9 in Denver, Colo., through July 16 in Minneapolis, Minn. July 23 in San Antonio, Texas, through Aug. 1 in […]

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DCI Seeking Event Operations Manager

Drum Corps International seeks a qualified full-time Event Operations Manager for its Indianapolis headquarters. The Manager of Event Operations (MEO) will manage the pre-event planning for Drum Corps International’s Premier Events including the World Championships. This position oversees the on-site event management team, who works with the local committees and serves as the event “central […]

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2011 Spartans April Update

The winter months have seen great strides in laying the foundation for a very exciting 2011 Spartans. Now we move on to the spring pre-tour season. April rehearsal schedule In April, we have rehearsal every weekend starting on the 10th. The schedule of April practices is available on our website. Read the rest of the […]

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Velvet Knights Announce 2011 Program


The 2011 Velvet Knights Drum & Bugle Corps is planning on hitting a huge grand slam in the first inning of this year’s show, simply titled: PLAY BALL!!!! Music from the movies “A League of Their Own”, “The Natural”, by such artists as Hans Zimmer and Randy Newman. This year’s theme is definitely going to […]

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2011 Academy March Camp Video

Hey Academy fans, be sure to “like” us on Facebook and check out the latest video capture of our March training camp. Thanks to Jeffrey Lowman for sending this video to us. Enjoy. Another camp is just around the corner. Summer is only a few short months away! DCI here we come! Read the rest […]

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DCI Tour Of Champions At New Meadowlands Stadium Off To Fast Start

Imagine yourself walking through the gates to the awesome confines of the $1.6 billion New Meadowlands Stadium, browsing the latest in drum corps fashion, having a beverage in the West Hall Club before settling in to your comfortably cushioned seat to be entertained by eight of the top drum corps on the planet, each performing […]

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Govenaires Looking For A Few Good Musicians


Fresh off their latest full corps camp, the Govenaires are looking for a few extra members to perform their 2011 show, “What Happens in Vegas ….” Here’s the specifics: – 2 trumpet players – 2 baritone/euphonium players – 1 tenor drummer – Pit percussionists (keyboard and auxiliary percussion)

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Beatrix’ Winterguard 2011 CGN World Class Champion


In a crowded Indoor Sports Centre, Beatrix’ showed more than 2500 people why they will take part in the Independent World Class in Dayton. The brand-new World Class Champion touched the whole crowd with their emotional show! The very last day of the 2011 winterguard competition took place last Saturday in the Indoor Sports Centre […]

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