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2018 World Drum Corps Hall Of Fame Caribbean Cruise

All those with an interest in drum and bugle corps activity are welcome aboard the cruise ship Carnival Magic for a World Drum Corps Hall of Fame seven-night eastern Caribbean Cruise, departing from Port Canaveral (Orlando) on January 27, 2018. The cruise, an annual fund raising event for the Hall of Fame, is a great […]

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1961-1962 Norwood Park Imperials Reunion

The 1961-62 members of the Norwood Park Imperials Brass and Percussion Sections are getting together on Saturday, March 11th at Sam Tessitore’s factory. Let’s get together! If you have not been contacted, please call Roman Blenski at 414-327-2847 or 414-333-2235. You can also email me at: dbcpmilw [at] execpc [dot] com. This will be a […]

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Thurrock Marching Brass December 2016 Update

December was a very busy month for the young members of Thurrock Marching Brass as they engaged in an enjoyable schedule of events that saw them perform across the community. First live performance of this year’s festive carols was on 4 December to entertain an appreciative gathering for the Essex Wildlife Trust, and although very […]

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Thurrock Marching Brass Meets Marcus Collins

Thanks to a grant from the Jack Petchey Foundation the young members of Thurrock Marching Brass took to the live theatre to enjoy all the fun and frolics of the panto. This also provided the opportunity for the members to learn about how professionals handle live performances, what works and how to deal with mishaps. […]

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Thurrock Marching Brass January 2017 Jack Petchey Achievement Award

Thurrock Marching Brass is pleased and proud to confirms that Jessica Reynolds is the worthy winner of the January 2017 Jack Petchey Achievement Award. Jessica joined the organisation shortly after its re-launch in 2010 and has been an active member of the colourguard. Jessica has also been an integral part of the percussion section where […]

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Scout House Band Rebuilding In 2017

Preston Scout House Band will use 2017 as a rebuilding year, with a regular rehearsal and performance schedule to resume in January 2018. A rebuilding team will examine and implement various strategies to boost membership in several key areas. Current Band members will continue to rehearse regularly in preparation for performances in street parades and […]

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2017 Pioneer Positions Available

VOLUNTEER TEACHING STAFF WANTED To assist at our winter Rehearsal Camps and also for Spring Training in Milwaukee, WI DATES: MARCH 10-11-12 APRIL 28-29-30 MAY 26-27-28-29 MAY 31- JUNE 23 All areas of instruction are welcome. Please submit your previous experience, availability, and area of expertise to: EMAIL: dbcpmilw [at] execpc [dot] com PHONE: 414-327-2847

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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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