Bob Adair, who was inducted into the World Drum Corps Hall of Fame in 1984, passed away on September 21, 2011 at the age of 76. His funeral service was held September 27 at John F. Givnish Funeral Home in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, followed by private interment. A resident of Southampton, but formerly of Philadelphia, he […]
More than 80 marching musicians, ranging from high school students to alumni corps veterans, enjoyed a day of learning, sitting down to lunch together and performing for each other at the end of the day during the “Time to Step Out” Scout House Alumni Band’s recent instruction clinics. About half those attending were Scout House […]
This past year, Beatrix ‘ has prepared itself for the 2012 USA Tour. We took the Drum Corps International Tour 2011 as a guide on which we composed a concept 2012 Tour that meets the requirements and wishes that we have; challenging competitions in the Open Class, good variety with World Class participants, enough time […]
The 2012 season gets underway with TWO Clinic & Audition weekends for prospective members (Brass, Percussion & Color Guard) of the Santa Clara Vanguard. This annual effort begins with a Texas camp on November 18-20 in Dallas-Fort Worth area (location TBA), as well as a California camp on December 2-4 at Independence High School in […]
Sunday November 13 – 1pm to 5pm Chino High School 5472 Park Place Chino CA 91710 Read the rest of the article here.
OYAA and Forte Drum & Bugle Corps are proud to announce our 2012 Caption Heads. Leading our Brass Line will be Jason Nitsch. Jason is the Associate Director of Bands at Klein Collins HS in Spring, TX. He as an extensive list of schools he as both arranged and written drill for. Jason is a […]
Crossmen Percussion Caption Head, Clark Gardner, is pleased to announce that the 2012 Crossmen percussion instructional team is complete. “We are very happy with the additions we were able to make to the returning members of the 2011 percussion staff,” stated Clark. “Rudy and I review many resumes and interviewed many candidates and truely believe […]
Attention all brass musicians! The required etude for the 2012 audition process is now available as part of the Audition Overview packet now available in CorpsData. Crusaders Brass Caption Head and composer Ryan George have collaborated to create an original comprehensive etude that provides an equal opporutnity for each brass candidate to display their tone, […]
The Blue Knights will be holding a one day Audition Camp in the Dallas/Ft. Worth area on Sunday, November 13th. The location will be: Byron Nelson High School 2775 Bobcat Blvd. Roanoke, Tx. 76262 Read the rest of the article here.
Relive the DCE 2011 European Championships in your living room! You can now pre-order DCE’s DVD recording with unique images and Dolby Surround Sound 5.1. The video team in Kerkrade has worked hard to produce a professional image and sound recording. The shows were filmed using three cameras, both from the field and from the […]