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Troopers Announce 2018 Design Team

Last weekend our 2018 Design Team convened in Dallas, TX to begin preparations for our 60th anniversary summer program. This year’s production, which will include an exciting new look is sure to please fans from coast to coast as we set out west for the first time in eight years. Adam Sage, our new Artistic […]

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Hall Of Fame Member Bill Boerner Passes

Bill Boerner, a World Drum Corps Hall of Fame member who first played snare drum at age 10 in 1936, passed away during his sleep on October 4, 2017 at age 91. After serving in the United States Navy in the Pacific Theatre during World War II, he became a charter member of the New […]

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Thurrock Marching Brass Wins Silver At British Championships

After a long season of performances across the UK the youngsters of Thurrock Marching Brass headed for the first of their two British Championships at the Drum Corps United Kingdom (www.dcuk.org.uk) Finals which were held on Saturday 23 September 2017 at the Select Stadium in Widnes and competing in the Junior Class.

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Meet Sidney Mautte

Almost every day everyone of us has problems to solve, projects to finish on time, or obstacles to conquer or tear down. Imagine in our activity of drum corps that you are a member of a front percussion ensemble and you are aware that someday you become totally deaf. Meet Sidney Mautte of the Connecticut […]

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Inside the Arc – Color Pre or Take a Knee

There once was a time in Drum Corps when the color guard was the Gulag to which were sent all those who were unfit or unready to play horns or drums. The guard was officially known as “the auxiliary”, a term that had always conjured up (at least in my mind) something like an appendix, […]

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DCUK Championships 2017 – Live Webcast

The 2017 British Drum Corps Championships are now less than two days away, and we have some exciting news from our on-line video portal – UK Fan Network… This Saturday they will be LIVE from the Select Security Stadium in Widnes, bringing you a full day of Drum Corps to your homes, for FREE! DCUK […]

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DCUK Hall Of Fame Inductees 2017

This year we are extremely pleased to announce that Drum Corps United Kingdom has introduced its own Hall of Fame as a way of honouring the “legends” of the activity ensuring they are remembered for the indelible impressions they have left. The original vehicle for recognising the great work of individuals and their contributions to […]

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Skyliners Alumni Announce 2018 Open House / First Rehearsal

Truth be told, it’s always an Open House with NY SKY Alumni. We love to have visitors and to welcome new members. The 1st rehearsal of the 2018 season will be held on: Sunday Sept 24 at 11:30 am DWIGHT MORROW HIGH SCHOOL 274 Knickerbocker Road Englewood, NJ 07631

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Canadian Drum Corps Leader Maurice Legault Passes Away

Maurice Legault, a World Drum Corps Hall of Fame member since 1999 and one of the leading figures in the Canadian drum and bugle corps movement for more than five decades, passed away in his 84th year at St. Patrick’s Home in Ottawa, Ontario on September 12, surrounded by his family. Friends and relatives were […]

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The Skyliners Announces Skyliners Performance Ensemble

The Skyliners Drum & Bugle Corps is proud to announce the formation of their “Skyliners Performance Ensemble.” This group will perform at parades and other public events, primarily from September through March. The Skyliners Ensemble Staff includes: Joshua Delanuez – General Manager; Rachel E. – Brass Coordinator; and Mike Nederhood – Percussion Coordinator. Performers can […]

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