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Hawthorne Caballeros Introduce 2018 Percussion Staff

The Hawthorne Caballeros are proud to introduce the 2018 Hawthorne Caballeros Percussion staff. Paul Nalesnik – Percussion Coordinator/Battery Arranger Paul Nalesnik is a freelance percussionist and educator based out of central New Jersey. He is currently the Battery Arranger and Caption Head for United Percussion, Percussion Coordinator/Battery Arranger for the Caballeros Drum & Bugle Corps, […]

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Saints Announce 2018 Programs & DCA Membership Application

The Columbus Saints are celebrating their 15th anniversary in 2018 and are excited to announce their new programs. The Saints will provide three unique programs focusing on education, friendship, and competition designed to grow young people into capable and confident adults. Starting in January of 2018, the Youth Performing Ensemble is a community focused drumline […]

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Skyliners Announce 2018 Program

The Skyliners proudly announce their 2018 Show – “TOTALITY – Everything Changes…” There are 5 movements, just as there are 5 parts of a solar eclipse. It’s going to be a fun, uplifting show that performers will all enjoy performing, and will captivate and entertain the audience. Selections include: Part 1 – Hymn to the […]

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The Bushwackers Are Going To Indianapolis

SmART Performances is pleased to announce that the Bushwackers Drum and Bugle Corps is expanding its performance schedule this coming season to include DCI SoundSport and DrumLine Battle competitions in Indianapolis, Indiana. The six-time Drum Corps Associates (DCA) champion Bushwackers Drum and Bugle Corps, based in Princeton, New Jersey, will be traveling to Indianapolis in […]

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2018 White Sabers Battery Technique Packet Now Available

Drum corps open house season is here again – time for battery folks to download the 2018 Battery Percussion Packet. Download here or from the 2018 Season Documents page on the White Sabers website. Read the rest of the article here.

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Announcing The 2018 Bushwackers Brass Instructional Staff

The Bushwackers Drum Corps is excited to announce the brass instructional staff for the 2018 season! This season begins on November 18 and 19, 2017, at our Open House. Register for Open House or sign up for more information. “The expansion of the Bushwackers brass program is one our organization’s goals for the coming season. […]

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Skyliners Announces 2018 Caption Heads

The Skyliners Drum & Bugle Corps is pleased to announce their 2018 Caption Heads. Jeff Crawford, Visual Caption Head, is returning for his fifth season with the Skyliners. Ian Vanderlinden has been promoted to Percussion Caption Head of The Skyliners in this, his third year with The Skyliners. Shane Startzel is returning for his third […]

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Announcing The 2018 Bushwackers Percussion Staff

The Bushwackers Drum Corps is pleased to announce the percussion instructional staff for the 2018 season! This season begins on November 18 and 19, 2017, at our Open House. Register for Open House or sign up for more information. Read the rest of the article here.

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Kim Roman Appointed As New Head Drum Major For Hawthorne Caballeros

From 1954-2017 (head drum majors from 1946-53 are unavailable at the time of this post), there have only been 9 head drum majors for the Hawthorne Caballeros: Art Kutz Ralph Silverbrand Chuck Bishop Jim Russo Mike Durborow Russ Batsch Glenn Stevens Addison Shableski Joshua Jenkins For 2018, the Hawthorne Caballeros made some history by selecting […]

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2017 Awards Announced At Minnesota Brass Banquet

Minnesota Brass celebrated the 2017 season of the drum corps on Friday evening, November 3. Kirk ‘Tiny’ Fladung received Minnesota Brass’s highest honor, the Brassy, after years of service and participation dating back to 1992. Other major awards included the Caliguiri Award to long-team color guard performer Becci O’Kane and the Lou Raitch Spirit of […]

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