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2015 Shenandoah Sound Recruiting Booth At Woodbridge Show

Join us at the recruiting booth at the Woodbridge Viking Invitational Band Festival at Woodbridge High School 3001 Old Bridge Road Woodbridge, Virginia 22192 Read the rest of the article here.

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World Drum Corps Hall Of Fame Member Earl Joyce Obituary

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Funeral services for World Drum Corps Hall of Fame member Earl Joyce Sr. were held the morning of Saturday, September 6 from Lawn Funeral Home in Burbank, Illinois with a funeral mass following at St. Louis de Montfort Church. Interment is in Holy Sepulchre Cemetery in Burbank, a southwestern suburb of Chicago. A veteran of […]

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World Drum Corps Hall Of Fame Member Frank Lozar Obituary

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Frank Lozar, inducted into the World Drum Corps Hall of Fame as a charter associate member in 2001 then further honored with a Lifetime Achievement Award and regular member status in 2005, passed away early Sunday, September 7 at the age of 85. He was born on Independence Day July 4, 1929. His funeral will […]

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World Drum Corps Hall Of Fame Member George Bull Obituary

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Funeral services for World Drum Corps Hall of Fame charter member George Bull, one of six individuals inducted in the organization’s first ceremony in 1976, were held on Monday, September 8. He passed away on Wednesday, September 3. He is survived by his wife Betty S. Bull (nee Rose.) He was the devoted father of the […]

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First Scout House Music Scholarship Winners

Scout House Canada Day 2013

The inaugural winners of Wilf Blum $1,000 Youth Music Scholarships awarded by Scout House Band through the Waterloo Region boards of education include an elementary school student who is already teaching music theory to younger students; a high school jazz soloist who has been playing alto, tenor and baritone saxophone for six years in performances […]

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Reading Buccaneers Announce Election Of Snook As Corps Director

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The Reading Buccaneers Drum & Bugle Corps today announced the election of William Snook as Corps Director for a two-year term. Snook succeeds James C. Gruber, who retired from the helm of the Buccaneers organization after a 19-year tenure that saw him bring the corps back to prominence in the all-age drum corps circuit from […]

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DCA Weekend Marks Start Of Scout House Field Show Schedule

Scout House Canada Day guard

Following a well-received performance during the Alumni Spectacular field concert in Rochester, New York on Labour Day weekend, Scout House Band, of Cambridge, Ontario, is heading into a second season of field shows carrying on until the middle of October. The Alumni Spectacular, one of the events held during the Drum Corps Associates (DCA) championship […]

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DCA Fans Have Spoken

While the judges picked Star United as the winning mini-corps last night, our fans chose the Sacramento Freelancers as their favorite! Fans in attendance had the opportunity to vote by text message for their favorite mini-corps, and the Freelancers came out on top. Congratulations! Read the rest of the article here.

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In The News – Unique Twist To Labor Day Parade

Divided by drum beats, band uniforms and labor unions, thousands marched through Rochester’s East End for a Friday evening. It’s not easy to put on a parade in the midst of rush hour but the city broke tradition and kicked off this year’s Labor Day celebration a little early. Typically the parade is held on […]

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Tierno Named DCA Treasurer

On the recommendation of the DCA Executive Board, Louis Tierno, former Assistant Director of the Reading Buccaneers, was unanimously approved to fill the unexpired term of the late Michael “Red” Corso as DCA Treasurer today. Lou’s term will run through the 2015 season. We welcome Lou aboard, and look forward to working with him! Read […]

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