Yamaha And The Madison Scouts Announce Two Scholarship Winners For 2015
This past season marked the 31st anniversary of the Madison Scouts and Yamaha marching together. Beginning in 2006, the corps started to perform with Yamaha brass instruments adding Yamaha PA system and electronic percussion along the way. Yamaha and the Madison Scouts have enjoyed a relationship since 1984, the longest instrument sponsorship between any company and a DCI drum corps.
This musical partnership between Yamaha and The Madison Scouts does more than just allow the corps to play durable, great-sounding instruments that help put on better performances. Recognizing the key role that both of our organizations play in helping to shape the music educators of the future, two years ago we got together to institute the Yamaha Music Educator’s scholarships, awarded to one percussion and one brass recipient who demonstrate leadership ability and good citizenship along with a commitment to music education.
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