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Cancellation Of Drum Corps Associates 2020 Season

It is with great sadness that Drum Corps Associates has made the difficult decision to cancel its upcoming 2020 season. The events worldwide with the COVID-19 crisis have impacted our strategic partners both at Winter Guard International as well as Drum Corps International, forcing cancellations for both of their organizations. DCA must be responsible for […]

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White Sabers March 23 Update: COVID-19

Dear White Sabers members, staff, friends, family, and the drum corps community, The COVID-19 situation in NYS, and around the world, has put us all into unprecedented and uncertain times. There are so many questions and few answers at this point in time as we all navigate our own professional, economical, and personal lives. The […]

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Coronavirus Update (March 23) By Drum Corps Associates

On Sunday, March 22, the Board of Drum Corps Associates held an emergency conference call with all their member corps directors to discuss the ongoing concerns and impact of the Coronavirus on its member corps as well as the entire DCA community. The corps directors shared their concerns, challenges and options as it relates to its members, staff and […]

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Bushwackers COVID-19 Update

Dear Bushwackers Family, When will these unusual times end? It’s safe to say that’s all on our minds. All of us, not just the drum corps world are dealing with more uncertainty than we’ve ever had in our lives. Eventually, our “normal”, regular routine will return but when? No one knows for certain but when […]

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75th Anniversary Banquet Tickets Go On Sale

The N. Y. Skyliners 75th Anniversary Banquet Planning Group announces that tickets for the Banquet go on sale on Sunday, March 15, 2020. Calling all Skyliners past and present (including all who have been in the Field corps, Alumni corps, Alumni Chorus, Winter Sky, Percussion Ensembles, Mini-corps, Volunteers and any other group that were created […]

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2020 Hawthorne Caballeros Status Of Upcoming Rehearsal & Parade Performance

Due to the growing concerns regarding COVID-19, also known as the novel coronavirus, the Morristown St. Patrick’s Day Parade has been canceled. Unfortunately, this means our performance at the festivities has also been canceled. The Administration at the Hawthorne Caballeros has further decided it is within the best interest our staff, instructors, and ultimately our […]

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Introducing MBI 2020 Corps Director – Sam Springer

Minnesota Brass is proud to announce the hiring of Sam Springer as the Corps Director for the summer Drum and Bugle Corps. “Sam, being an alumni of MBI, understands the history and potential of our organization. She also brings a wealth of experience in the marching arts activity and will be a great asset in […]

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Robert Gurrola To Head Up Brass Education Workshop, Cindy Bach To Assist

Minnesota Brass is excited to announce that Mr. Robert Gurrola will be assuming the role of program director for MBI’s new Brass Education Workshop. Longtime MBI member and marching arts advocate Cindy Bach will be assisting as well. Both Cindy and Robert have been involved with Minnesota Brass in many ways throughout the years and […]

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Minnesota Brass Opening Day 2020

Following a 2nd place finish at the DCI SoundSport Championships in 2019, Minnesota Brass Drum and Bugle Corps is gearing up to kick off our 74th competitive season in 2020. The first rehearsal will be held after the WGI winter seasons have ended at 6:30 P.M. on April 22, at Inver Hills Community College. MBI […]

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Announcing 2020 Bushwackers Brass Team Additions

The Bushwackers are excited to welcome back Alan Chez and John Molloy as Brass Consultants for the 2020 season! Both Al & John are Bushwackers Alumni, as marching members AND having previously been on staff. Alan Chez is well known for playing over 25 years on Late Night and The Late Show with David Letterman. […]

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