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In The News – ‘Local’ Team Takes Fourth In Drum Corps Open Class World Championships

Out of ten corps competing in the Open Class World Championship finals this past weekend at the Williamsport Area High School, the White Sabers Drum and Bugle Corps took fourth place with a score of 91.950. Made up of players primarily from Western New York and Pennsylvania, with some members from as far away as […]

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2019 Drum Corps Associates Championship Wrap-Up

As we put 2019 to bed we have yet again seen the Reading Buccaneers dominate and take home the title. The 2019 show was brilliantly written and worked in all ways. Carolina Gold brought the Class A traveling trophy back to Williamsport from last year’s win just to pack it up and take it back […]

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A Tip Of The Shako To Sponsors, Fans And Volunteers

As Minnesota Brass puts the lid on a highly successful 2019 season – finishing second at the DCI SoundSport International Music & Food Festival in Indianapolis in August – the organization would like to thank its sponsors for the support. Read the rest of the article here.

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In The News – Free Players Drum And Bugle Corps Perform In Williamsport

Music filled the air in Williamsport this weekend as bands gathered from all over the country. One of those bands has been making history for the last decade, adding one more accomplishment to the list by attending the drum corps associates’ world championship. Eyewitness News Reporter Rachael Espaillat shows us their musical talents. Read the […]

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In The News – Special Needs Drum Corps From Long Island Gives History-Making Performance At World Championships

A special needs drum corps from Long Island is making history this Labor Day weekend. They were invited to perform and compete at the drum corps world championships in Williamsport, Pennsylvania back in April. Thanks to a crowdfunding effort that quickly went viral, the FREE Players Drum & Bugle Corps made it to the event […]

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Caballeros Finish 3rd In Williamsport With A 95.2

The Hawthorne Caballeros threw down at the DCA Championships weekend in Williamsport, PA this past Labor Day weekend, finishing 3rd with a score of 95.2. The weekend began on Friday when the corps rehearsed throughout the day and performed at half time for a local football game at Williamsport High School. Read the rest of […]

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In The News – Differently Abled Drum Corps Featured At DCA World Championship In City

Celebrating inclusion, and excelling in their field, the world’s first differently abled drum corps is making a special appearance to the Drum Corp Associates’ championship, officials announced yesterday. The Free Players Drum Corps, from Long Island, New York, are a must-see, said Allen Buell, president of DCA. Read the rest of the article here.

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In The News – DCA Competition Kicks Off Second Year In Billtown

With the echoes emanating from hundreds of percussion and brass players practicing in the city and outlying communities, the Drum Corp Associates’ World Championship kicked off Friday. Allen Buell, president of DCA, thanked residents for their hospitality at a news conference. “We couldn’t do this without you,” he said. Read the rest of the article […]

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In The News – Making Music In Williamsport

The sound of music can be heard all over the Williamsport area as drum corps rolled into the city. Williamsport is hosting the Drum Corps Associates 55th World Championships this weekend. “The whole season has led up to this weekend and we can’t wait to show off what we have tomorrow in the stadium,” Kyle […]

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2019 Minnesota Brass Annual Meeting: October 7

The Minnesota Brass Board of Directors has set the annual meeting for the corporation at 7 p.m. on Monday, October 7. The meeting will be held at the offices of Olsen Theilin (2675 Long Lake Road, Roseville, MN 55113-1117). The agenda for the meeting includes proposals to update the oganization’s bylaws, review the organization’s finances […]

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