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2018 Music City Dress Rehearsal Highlights Available

Music City unveiled its 2018 production “Hell on Wheels: The Final Journey of Casey Jones” on June 23 before a packed stadium of family and fans. This dress rehearsal performance was the most polished debut in the corps’ 10-year history, according to organization leaders. Congratulations to the members and staff on a remarkable start to […]

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Presenting The 2018 Bloo Ribbon Bluecoat, Unsung Hero Awards

The Board of Directors of Bluecoats, a youth performing arts organization based in Canton, Ohio, is pleased to announce the recipients of two new recognition awards that were started this year. The Bloo Ribbon Bluecoat Award is for recognition of outstanding former performing members of the Bluecoats or any of our affiliated programs (Bluecoats Indoor […]

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Blue Stars Announce Asteria Winds

Blue Stars, Performing Arts for Youth, Inc. is excited to announce the formation of a new performance ensemble: Asteria Winds. Asteria Winds will be an All-Female Winter Winds ensemble that will perform on the WGI Winds circuit. This new organization will be lead by director Layn Pieratt and be based out of Indianapolis, Indiana. “The […]

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In The News – Pine Hill Drum And Bugle Corps Marks 90th Anniversary

The Pine Hill Drum and Bugle Corps is the only – if not – the oldest fireman’s drum and bugle corps in New York State according to Drum Major John Stiegler. The affiliate group of the Pine Hill Hose Company celebrated their 90th anniversary over the weekend. “I’ve been a member for 50 of those […]

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In The News – Michigan City Marches To Its Own Beat As 2018 Pageant Of Dreams Drum And Bugle Competition Returns To Ames Field

Most often, the only time people get to see and hear a drum and bugle corps is at a football game or parade, but perhaps few are aware of the incredibly rich military history, going back centuries, to a time when fife and drum corps were used as military signalling instruments. Modern drum and bugle […]

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Cavaliers Add Walker, Welcome Back Kuhn To Percussion Educational Team

The Cavaliers are pleased to welcome Bret Kuhn and Clif Walker as the latest additions to the 2018 Percussion Educational Team! “It’s an absolute joy to welcome Clif Walker to the team and to announce the return of Bret Kuhn to The Cavaliers,” said Joe Roach, Director of Programs and Corps Director of The Cavaliers. […]

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In The News – First Sounds On The Susquehanna Drum, Bugle Corps Competition Draws Big Crowd

The forecast called for rain, but that didn’t deter more than 1,000 people from filling the stands at the Milton Area High School Alumni Stadium for the first Sounds on the Susquehanna drum and bugle corps competition Saturday night. “This stadium seats 1,800 and I think we are nearing 1,500 people so far tonight,” said […]

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In Focus: Creativity

It’s time for the world to see ON MADNESS AND CREATIVITY. Read the rest of the article here.

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From The Field: 2018, Episode 6

After months of careful planning and 5 intense weeks of rehearsal, the moment has come. Today is the day we share “Babylon” with the world, and we couldn’t be more excited for you to experience it! Read the rest of the article here.

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In The News – The Gift Of Inspiration

“We’re done talking; we just want to make it happen – we want to make sure thousands of more kids don’t go through their elementary school programs without having any music education.” The aforementioned words were stated by Sacramento Mandarins Drum & Bugle Corps Executive Director Jim Tabuchi who agrees that offering music education to […]

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