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Mandarins Performances In Sacramento

Local fans have three opportunities to see the Mandarins’ highly-anticipated field production, Life Rite After in the Sacramento area. First, come to our Family Day performace on June 16 at Monterey Trail High School, where you can experience the show’s debut and also stock up on great Mandarins apparel and other souvenirs for the summer! […]

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Cavaliers Kick Off 2018 Season, Focus On Leadership And Safety

Over the weekend of May 18-20, 2018, The Cavaliers’ students, staff, admin, and volunteers rallied together at Adrian College in Adrian, Mich., to focus on leadership training, communications, team building, and creating a healthy and positive environment. The workshop-style training featured adult and student membership sessions lead by an experienced group of outside professionals, internal […]

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In The News – Troopers Return To Wyoming Tuesday

As if foretelling its 2018 show, “The New Road West,” the Troopers Drum & Bugle Corps return to Wyoming on Tuesday for preseason, all-day rehearsals. For nearly a decade, because of an agreement with Drum Corps International, the Casper-based corps has trained in Indiana and performed in pre-Indy 500 parades and festivities there prior to […]

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Cavaliers Color Guard Thanks Visceral Dance Chicago

A week before pre-tour, the Cavaliers Color Guard participated in a dance intensive training event at Visceral Dance Studio in Chicago, Ill. The Cavaliers would like to thank Nick Pupillo, Visceral Dance Chicago, and the entire team at Visceral Dance Center for helping the color guard prepare for the 2018 Drum Corps International (DCI) summer […]

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Innovations In Brass: Pittsburgh moves To Moon Area High School

Due to emergency construction at Gateway High School’s Antimarino Stadium in Monroeville, Pennsylvania, Innovations in Brass: Pittsburgh on Thursday, June 28th at 7:30pm will move to Tiger Stadium at Moon Area High School in Caraopolis, Pennsylvania. Innovations in Brass: Pittsburgh, operated by Bluecoats from Canton, Ohio, will feature six of the world’s best Drum Corps […]

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2018 WDCHOF President’s Award Inductee Erik Julliard

It’s no secret that organizer and director Erik Julliard has produced one the best drum corps in the world: the widely popular and admired Top Secret Drum Corps of Basel, Switzerland. He will be inducted into the World Drum Corps Hall of Fame as the 2018 winner of the President’s Lifetime Achievement Award, during the […]

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In The News – Drum Corps Chairman Resigns Amid Scrutiny Of His Hiring Of Disgraced Teacher

The chairman of Drum Corps International’s board of directors has resigned, just days after he came under scrutiny for employing a man who lost his teaching license in Florida because he sent sexually explicit text messages to a student. Fred Morrison, who remains executive director of the Crossmen drum corps of San Antonio, Texas, had […]

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Announcing The 2018 Troopers Hall Of Fame

The Troopers Hall of Fame Committee is pleased to announce the upcoming induction of the 2018 Hall of Fame class. The following individuals will be inducted into the Hall of Fame on Thursday, July 12th at a private ceremony at Ft. Caspar shortly before the corps performs a free concert where the inductees will be […]

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Bluecoats Announce Hall Of Fame Inductees For 2018

The Board of Directors of Bluecoats, a youth performing arts organization based in Canton, Ohio, is pleased to announce the inductees into the group’s Hall of Fame for 2018. Selected by unanimous vote were John Lowe, Brad Palmer and Jay Wise. John Lowe is from Richardson, Texas. He received a Bachelor of Music Education from […]

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Cavaliers Partners With Adrian College For 2018 Pre-Tour

The Cavaliers Drum & Bugle Corps, the seven-time Drum Corps International (DCI) World Champion, is excited to spend this year’s pre-tour training at Adrian College in Adrian, Mich. While the Color Guard is in Chicago for their week at Visceral Dance Studio and the Drum Line is at Michigan State for their early move-in, the […]

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