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Rockin’ For A Cure Set For April 21st

One of the most inspired drum corps alumni events anywhere is the annual “Rockin’ for a Cure,” now in its twelfth year. This gathering not only brings together Madison Scouts alumni, corps fans and other supporters for a great time of music and camaraderie…the event is also a benefit for ALS (Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis, more […]

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In The News: Taking His Tuba To The Top

When Angel Nazario was a seventh-grader at La Mesa Junior High School, he never realized how far his love of music would take him. Like so many other students, he signed up for band class as a way to get his first taste of instruments and music. “It just seemed like fun and something I […]

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2012 Bushwackers February Camp

Bushwackers

The Bushwackers are holding our next winter camp on February 4th (9:00AM to 6:00PM for Brass and Percussion) and 5th (8:00AM to 4:00PM for the entire Corps) at The Lawrence Community Center at 295 Eggerts Crossing Rd in Lawrenceville, NJ.

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Nominations Being Accepted For Blue Stars Hall Of Fame

The Blue Stars Hall of Fame committee is now accepting nominations for the Blue Stars Hall of Fame Class of 2012. Three new inductees will join the inaugural 2011 class: Frank Van Voorhis David Dummer Dr. David Kampshroer James Schultz Denise Pagonis Brian Whitty Read the rest of the article here.

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2012 DCI Event Tickets From Spirit Of Atlanta

Spirit of Atlanta has block tickets for sale to the following DCI events this summer: Southwestern Championship (July 21 – San Antonio, TX) Southeastern Championship (July 28 – Atlanta, GA) DCI World Championship Finals (August 11 – Indianapolis, IN) Read the rest of the article here.

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2012 Cadets January Camp #2 Wrap-Up

“Camp was so great!” said second-year baritone player, Liam Sargent. “The schedule change on Saturday was warmly welcomed by all the members. The split-up blocks made the day go by quicker, and we got more work done because it was easier to focus.” Read the rest of the article here.

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2012 Pacific Crest Brass Positions Open

If you’re interested in performing with our brass section this coming summer, now’s the time to act. Each year, we continue auditioning brass performers through the winter and spring. Are you ready to experience Southern California’s only World Class corps? Contact David Pham at dpham [at] pacific-crest [dot] org. Then click Join PC for all […]

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2012 Cadets January Camp #2 Saturday Report

The Cadets woke up at 7:30 Saturday morning, moved all of there belongings out of the gym and ate French toast and oatmeal for breakfast. An hour later, the members met up with army recruitment officer and Cadet alum Joe Roche, who led them through some physical training exercises. Read the rest of the article […]

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Mandarins USA Tour Program

Since the 1980s, the Mandarins have had overseas corps members march with us each year. Our new Mandarins USA Tour Package is an exciting new opportunity, offering performers from Japan to experience a season of marching in a DCI World Class drum corps. For more details, see the flyer and also the USA Tour FAQ […]

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Join Academy For Camp This Weekend And Volunteer

The Feb. Camp is only six days away and there is a still very significant shortfall in volunteer commitments. Here are the numbers still needed to fill out the proposed schedule. 13 Shuttle Drivers (6 airport to camp)(7 camp to airport) 32 Food Crew Workers(Openings on all shifts) 5 Medical assistants ( All shifts open) […]

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