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Member Spotlight: Andrea Gywn Drum Major For Reading Buccaneers

Marching in a drum corps can at times be demanding as those of us who have marched in a corps can testify to that fact. Learning the drill, repeated run through of sets, weather conditions, loading and unloading the equipment truck, etc can surely take its toll on membership at times during the season. But […]

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White Sabers Announce Color Guard Staff For 2019 Season

We are very excited to announce that the 2019 White Sabers Color Guard will be lead by Shannon Spaulding. Shannon has been involved in the color guard world for a long time with experiences ranging from Winter Guard, NYSFBC Marching Band, and Drum and Bugle Corps. Her experience in performing includes Trumansburg WInterguard, Patriots Drum […]

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In The News – Columbus Youth Drum Corps ‘Devastated’ By Theft Of Trailer Full Of Instruments

The Columbus Saints drum corps uses music to make change. “For young people, we use it as a tool to help them socialize, help them build life skills like personal responsibility, teamwork,” says Executive Director LeRon Carlton. Read the rest of the article here.

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In The News – Niagara Militaires Keeping Proud Drum Corps Tradition Alive

If you’ve been to a parade in Niagara during the past 12 years or so, you’ve probably seen them: marching in colourful uniforms with sashes, trumpets and trombones gleaming as they play. You’ve probably also had the unstoppable urge to tap your toes as they walk by, playing upbeat songs such as “Phantom of the […]

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A Scout House Passing Of Significance

With the passing of Don Barwell, late Thursday afternoon (Feb. 28), the following are the arrangements for this respected and dear family member of the Preston Scout House Alumni Band. Don will be resting at Corbett’s Funeral Home, 95 Dundas St. N., N1R 5N6 on Friday, March 8th from 7 – 9 p.m. Read the […]

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Sunrisers New Corps Director

The Sunrisers recently named Pat Patterson as their new Corps Director for the 2019 season. Pat has been a highly successful band director in the Long Island area and brings a wealth of knowledge with him as a music educator. Although Pat has had no drum corps experience but has run six successful high school […]

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Atlanta CV Announces New Fundraising Chair

Atlanta CV is extremely excited and pleased to welcome Jenney McLean as the new Fundraising Chair for the corps. Jenney is an Atlanta native who has been an active member of the pageantry arts for 14 years. Previous marching experience includes Collins Hill High School, Alliance Drum & Bugle Corps ’09, Georgia Tech Marching Band […]

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Carolina Crown And Reading Buccaneers Announce New Strategic Alliance

Carolina Crown and Reading Buccaneers have entered into a unique new Strategic Alliance within the drum corps community. “We’re extremely excited to announce and looking forward to the potential opportunities that lie ahead by creating this alliance with Buccaneers,” said Jim Coates, CEO/Executive Director of Carolina Crown, Inc. “If the proven histories of both organizations […]

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Great Lakes Brass Alliance ‘Explosion In Brass’ Show

The recently formed Great Lakes Brass Alliance (GLBA) will burst on to the spring show scene with Explosion in Brass, the group’s inaugural show, set to take place at Depew High School in Depew, New York on Saturday May 11. GLBA member groups from New York, Pennsylvania and southern Ontario participating include the Hamburg Kingsmen […]

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Skyliners Announce 2019 Visual Staff

“This is going to be a strong group, said Tim Moshier, Caption Head. “We have a diverse team with a variety of marching and teaching experience, but we all share the same vision for The Skyliners organization.” Timmy Allen, Staff Coordinator, added, “The mix of new and returning staff members that we have assembled is […]

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