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New 2019 DCE Championships Package Deals, Program Book

Drum Corps Europe has blocked 165 hotel rooms in Enschede. In order to give fans more choice in booking them, Drum Corps Europe introduces new package deals: hotel room + premium seat single hotel rooms (without a ticket) The package deals are available now.

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Amerigo “Riggie” Laus, 1926-2019

A funeral service was held in St. Charles Lwanga Parish, Mother of God Counsel Church in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania the morning of Friday, June 28 for World Drum Corps Hall of Fame member Amerigo “Riggie” Laus, who passed away June 24 at age 93 after suffering from pneumonia. He was inducted into the World Drum Corps […]

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2019 Wilf Blum Memorial Youth Scholarship Winner

The 2019 winner of the $800 Wilf Blum Memorial Youth Music Scholarship award Sierra Olsthoorn, who will start her Bachelor in Music degree program at Wilfrid Laurier University in Waterloo in September, is already a music teacher, award winning athlete and participant in high level sessions involving politics, environmental and human rights issues. Preston Scout […]

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2019 Saints Showcase Columbus Drum Corps Show

The Columbus Saints Drum and Bugle Corps is excited to announce the return of the Saints Showcase, an all-ages marching competition. The event will be held on July 20th, 2019 at Watkins Memorial High School in Pataskala, OH. The excitement begins at 7:00 pm. Ticket prices start at $7 each. This year’s competing ensembles are […]

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Preston Scout House Building Closed And Locked

The 80-year relationship between Preston Scout House Band and its home building ended on June 1 with Scouts Canada closing and locking the doors of the historic Preston Scout House building on Queenston Road as required by the terms for withdrawing from the lease. Preston Scout House Band Inc. and other community groups have had […]

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Stolen Columbus Saints Equipment Recovered

The Columbus Saints Drum and Bugle Corps was notified by the Franklin County Sherrif’s Office on Wednesday, May 15 that the ensemble’s stolen trailer had been recovered and was impounded. The Corps took possession of the trailer on May 17th from the Columbus Police, shortly after talks with the insurance company on reimbursement had broken […]

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Scout House Presentation At Cambridge City Hall

Representatives of all five Preston Scout House Band Inc. member groups participated in a performance and presentation at Cambridge City Hall on May 21, to thank city council for continuing financial support and to update councillors on Scout House community activities. Council recently approved a $4,000 grant to Scout House, continuing a tradition of support […]

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The 2019 New York Skyliners Alumni

The New York Skyliners Alumni Drum and Bugle Corps is currently celebrating their 25th anniversary season. To pay homage to our heritage, this year’s repertoire features songs with a distinct “NYC neighborhood/street” theme. Lead by Brass Caption Head / Instructor Alan Chez (NJDCHoF) and his percussion counterpart, famed Arranger / Instructor Wes Myers (WDCHoF/NJDCHoF), this […]

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2019 WDCHOF Associate Member Inductees

Seven new World Drum Corps Hall of Fame associate members from the United States and Canada will be inducted at this year’s banquet and ceremony to take place in Williamsport, Pennsylvania on Friday August 30, the beginning of the Labor Day weekend. Associate members are recognized for dedicating at least five years of service as […]

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2019 World Drum Corps Hall Of Fame Inductees

The World Drum Corps Hall of Fame will induct seven new regular members during the 2019 banquet and induction ceremony to take place in Williamsport, Pennsylvania on Friday August 30. The Hall of Fame was founded in 1976 by the late Vince Bruni who served as director of two national championship corps in two different […]

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