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Fantastic Atlanta Regional Performance For Cadets

The Cadets had their best show of the season in Atlanta last night, complete with bashed-in baritone, new guard uniforms, banners and tarps. The dome environment didn’t faze the corps at all; they attacked the show with energy and passion, and a lot of the staff got choked up at some point. The members were […]

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2011 DCI Eastern Classic Lineup

Results from the July 30 DCI Southeastern Championship in Atlanta determine the performance order for each night of the DCI Eastern Classic. Once seeded in score order within their respective events, corps were drawn at random in groups of three (First through third, fourth through sixth, etc.) to determine the performance order. Read the rest […]

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In The News: Top Drum And Bugle Corps To Perform Aug. 3

West Chester University will host Drum Corps: An American Tradition Drum and Bugle Corps Competition at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 3. The event features seven elite marching units each comprised of 150 performers proficient in brass instruments, percussion or dance. Read the rest of the article here.

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Bushwackers Present 2011 Jersey Shore Invitational

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On Saturday August 13th, the Bushwackers and the Toms River East High School Band will present the 2011 Jersey Shore Invitational at Toms River East High School Stadium located at 1225 Raider Way, Toms River NJ 08753. The contest begins at 7:15 pm and includes the following corps in competition. The Defending DCA Champion Reading […]

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Cadets Tied For First Heading Into Atlanta

In an interesting turn of events, The Cadets tied the Blue Devils for first place last night in Murfreesboro with a score of 93.15. While the tarps aren’t going into the end of the show until the Atlanta regional tonight, The Cadets incorporated all other color guard changes, as well as some rather spontaneous effects. […]

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In The News: Heat’s On As Drum And Bugle Corps Pactices For Championship

North Oconee High School alumni and students savored homecoming of a kind this week when a drum and bugle corps band, the Spirit of Atlanta, came to town. The Spirit of Atlanta competes in Drum Corps International’s marching, musical performances — and the local band includes three North Oconee grads and one current NOHS student. […]

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In The News: DCI Groups Practice In Area

It is that time of year again. Drum Corps International is knee-deep in its annual DCI tour and gearing up for its national championship in August in Indianapolis, Ind. After driving 9,000 miles from state to state, and city to city, the Boston Crusaders’ drum and bugle corps made a pit stop in Talladega. Read […]

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2011 Santa Clara Vanguard & Vanguard Cadets Corps Pictures Available

The SCV A-Corps and Cadet Corps photos are available for viewing and purchase. The photos were done on July 4th at the City of Santa Clara Central Park. Please visit Visual Sports Network website: http://www.californiavisualsports.com/index2.php Read the rest of the article here.

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In The News: She’s Marching Her Way To Fitness

You’d be surprised at the physical demands it takes to be a part of a drum and bugle corps. Musical athlete Jackie Bechtold explains how she keeps fit by performing with the Minnesota Brass. After playing trumpet in marching bands in high school and college, Jackie Bechtold knew she didn’t want to give it up. […]

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2011 DCI Field Pass Episode 34

He pushed through rules changes and made innovations that brought the bugle into the 20th century. Now, Racine Kilties instructor and arranger Ken Norman is going into the DCI Hall of Fame. Dan Potter introduces us to Ken and gives us a new Time Capsule challenge in today’s Field Pass presented by Zildjian. Have a […]

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