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Reading Buccaneers To Receive 2017 Pagoda Award

Berks Arts Council will honor Berks County’s championship drum and bugle corps, the Reading Buccaneers, with the 2017 Pagoda Award for Excellence in the Arts for 60 years of unparalleled performance excellence at 7:00 p.m., Monday, April 3, at DoubleTree by Hilton Reading. The Pagoda Award coincides with the 60th anniversary of the Reading Buccaneers […]

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2017 Florida Brass Open House

Florida Brass Drum and Bugle Corps Celebrates its 14th year of entertaining thousands in the sunshine state. Sunday January 29th is the corps “Open House” at 12:30pm At the Lakeland Elks Lodge, 4529 Harden Blvd., Lakeland, FL 33183 High school band and college band members are always welcome. REFRESHMENTS, FUN AND ALOT OF GOOD OLD […]

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World Drum Corps Hall Of Fame Drummer John Dowlan Passes

John Dowlan, a member of the World Drum Corps Hall of Fame since 1987, passed away in Weeki Wachee, Florida the morning of Wednesday, December 21 after suffering a series of strokes over the past few years. He was nicknamed the ‘baron of back sticking’ after developing the technique in the late 1940s, then teaching […]

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World Drum Corps Hall Of Fame Member John Arietano Passes

World Drum Corps Hall of Fame member John Arietano passed away in early December after struggling with cancer. He was inducted into the Hall of Fame in 1996. He was also a member of the Buglers Hall of Fame, inducted in June, 2005. He had been taking part in drum corps activities continuously since he […]

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Scout House Seeking Band Director/Business Manager

Preston Scout House Band Inc. is seeking expressions of interest from individuals qualified to serve in the new position of Band Director/Business Manager. Anyone interested should submit a complete resume including qualifications, previous experience and special skills to the Scout House Board of Directors secretary at email scouthousesecretary [at] yahoo [dot] ca no later than […]

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DCA Returns To Long Island For The First Time In 20 Years

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The Drum Corps United Kingdom 2017 Season Shows

Drum Corps United Kingdom are pleased to announce that for their 2017 season there will be, once again, 4 regional contests taking place. They are: The 2017 DCUK Contests ~ Sunday 18th June – Barnsley FC Academy, Barnsley South Yorkshire ~ Sunday 2nd July – Woking FC, Woking, Surrey ~ Sunday 16th July – Saffron […]

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Kidsgrove Scouts Return To DCA In 2017

Paul Revere may have said ” The British Are Coming “, however Drum Corps Associates can say that the Kidsgrove Scouts from Staffordshire, United Kingdom, are returning this season for the fourth time ! Established in 1910, the Scouts will be arriving here on August 21st and this season they will be competing on August […]

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2017 Skyliners Open House Report

The Skyliners Drum & Bugle Corps’ Open House this past Saturday was a tremendous success, and an exciting beginning for the corps’ 2017 competitive season. Shane Startzel, Brass Caption Head, assisted by Joe Wilt, Assistant Brass Caption Head, led the brass instruction, supported by 2017 Brass Staff. After warm-ups, the horn line worked through the […]

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2017 Columbus Saints Audition Camp #1

2017 Auditions are here! Join the Columbus Saints and experience Drum Corps International! Registration opens December 16th with our 1st of 2 Camps. World Class Staff | Regional Tour | Affordable Cost Mark your calendars for Audition Camps 1 & 2 December 16-18 & Jan 6-8 (YOU MUST ATTEND BOTH CAMPS). Location TBA.

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