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Plans Progressing For Euro DC Championships 2018

Since the recent announcement by the Drum Corps Europe Foundation, advising they were ceasing operation, the previous DCE Partners from across Europe, UK (DCUK), Ireland (IMBA), Holland (Show sponsors – Jubal/Juliana) & Germany (Show sponsors – German Open/Rasteder Musiktage), have been in discussions regarding a European Drum Corps Championships in September 2018. Most people would […]

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DCUK Announces 2018 Contest Details

Drum Corps United Kingdom are pleased to announce that for their 2018 season there will be, once again, 4 regional contests taking place. They are: The 2018 DCUK Contests ~ Sunday 17th June – Barnsley FC Academy, Barnsley, South Yorkshire ~ Sunday 1st July – Woking FC, Woking, Surrey ~ Sunday 15th July – Saffron […]

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Thurrock Marching Brass World Record Attempt

Thurrock Marching Brass in conjunction with Marching Band Activity United Kingdom is proud to confirm that they will be attempting to regain their World Record for the longest fanfare line in History during 2018. For this attempt we have teamed up with the British Youth Band Association who has graciously allowed us to perform the […]

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Vince Macciocchi Passes

World Drum Corps Hall of Fame member Vince Macciocchi, who served as music director and brass instructor for many of Ontario‚Äôs top drum bugle corps for more than three decades, passed away peacefully at home on Christmas Day at age 88. He had been a Hall of Fame member since 2003. Visitation took place at […]

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Skyliners Announces 2018 Brass Staff

The Skyliners Drum & Bugle Corps proudly announced their 2018 Brass Staff. SHANE STARTZEL – Brass Caption Head; JOE WILT – Assistant Brass Caption Head and Baritone Tech; MARK HOVER, Trumpet Tech; KIM MILLER, Mellophone Tech; RANDALL BENNETT, Tuba Tech; and DOREEN SANDOR – Brass Tech/Brass Assistant to the Caption Head. Shane Startzel, Brass Caption […]

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Florida Brass 15th Year Celebration And Open House

Sunday January 28, 2018 From 12:30 p.m. to 4 p.m. At the Brandon Elks Lodge 800 Centennial Lodge Dr, Brandon, FL 33510

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World Drum Corps Hall Of Fame Member Dick Burns Passes

Dick Burns, a World Drum Corps Hall of Fame member inducted in 2003, passed away November 19 in Palm Coast, Florida after suffering a heart attack. A celebration of his life will be presented following the holiday season. His drum and bugle corps activity began in the early 1950s. He was a lead soprano and […]

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Saints Announce 2018 Programs & DCA Membership Application

The Columbus Saints are celebrating their 15th anniversary in 2018 and are excited to announce their new programs. The Saints will provide three unique programs focusing on education, friendship, and competition designed to grow young people into capable and confident adults. Starting in January of 2018, the Youth Performing Ensemble is a community focused drumline […]

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Skyliners Announce 2018 Program

The Skyliners proudly announce their 2018 Show – “TOTALITY – Everything Changes…” There are 5 movements, just as there are 5 parts of a solar eclipse. It’s going to be a fun, uplifting show that performers will all enjoy performing, and will captivate and entertain the audience. Selections include: Part 1 – Hymn to the […]

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World Drum Corps Hall Of Fame Member Irene McGrath Passes Away

World Drum Corps Hall of Fame member Irene McGrath passed away at age 97 at the Episcopal Home in Rochester, New York at 4:15 am, Friday November 10, from complications of pneumonia and heart failure, with children Patricia, William, Thomas and Shirley at her side. In 2000, she became the third member of her family […]

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