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Watchmen Drum & Bugle Corps Announces 2020 Design Team

Watchmen Drum and Bugle Corps is pleased to announce their 2020 Design Team! Coming off of their most successful season yet, the team builds on past strength while adding new talent. Led by Executive Director David Becker, the Watchmen 2020 show is being designed by a true world-class team. Read the rest of the article […]

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Vanguard Cadets Welcome Rafael Bretado As Corps Director

With 2020 auditions just over two months away, Vanguard Music and Performing Arts is pleased to welcome long-time Vanguard staff member and alumni Rafael Bretado as Vanguard Cadets Corps Director for the upcoming season! “This is shaping up to be a year of fresh, exciting leadership for our Vanguard programs,” said Kevin Brooks, VMAPA Board […]

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Raiders Will Hold Audition Days In New Jersey And Pennsylvania

To kick off the 30th anniversary season for the Raiders Drum and Bugle Corps, we are excited to announce multiple audition locations. In November, the Raiders will bring a drum corps experience to Pennsylvania as well as New Jersey. These audition days allow everyone to get acquainted with the Raiders program, staff, and experience. It’s […]

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Southwind Announces 2020 Colorguard Staff

Excitement and momentum for Southwind’s 2020 season continues to build. To complement its impressive design team, Southwind is proud to announce the staff of its colorguard for the coming year. According to Corps Director Lawrence LeClaire, “As we continue to grow as a program, colorguard is one of our key areas of focus. Right now, […]

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Southwind Gets Early Start On 2020, Announces Design Team

Fresh off its breakout 2019 season, Southwind plans to make new waves in 2020. Last season, the corps climbed the ranks of Open Class with conceptual show design and a continued emphasis on crowd-pleasing performances. “Last season was great for us. The crowds loved us. We were named DCI’s most-improved corps, and we came close […]

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Meet The 2020 Raiders Design Team

Marc Garside is the Founder/CEO of EPIC Percussion, established in 2013. He has been a percussion designer and instructor for the marching arts in central PA since 2002, working with several very successful high school programs. He has been the percussion caption-head and arranger for the White Sabers Drum and Bugle Corps, a GE judge […]

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2020 Heat Wave Caption Head Announcement

Heat Wave is excited to announce the Program Director and Caption Heads for the 2020 season! Stathis Linardos will serve as the Program Director for 2020. The Caption Heads will be: Joe Galvin – Brass Allie Davison – Colorguard Martin McHale – Battery Nick Gigante – Front Ensemble Jonathan Hall – Visual Read the rest […]

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Pioneer News From The Top – October 9th, 2019

You are most welcome to join us in celebration of our 2019 Pioneer Percussion Performance Corps Ensemble’s membership this Sunday afternoon at 2:00 pm. Let’s all meet at Pioneerland (2000 E. Birchwood Ave. Cudahy, WI 53110). This was originally scheduled for September 29th, but due to football and band required commitments that our members had […]

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Rich Waddington Named Colt Cadets Director

Rich Waddington has been named director of the Colt Cadets Drum & Bugle Corps. Rich brings with him nearly 20 years of teaching band in public schools throughout the state of Iowa. Most recently, Rich was the director of bands at Oskaloosa High School in southeast Iowa. The program enjoyed many years of success in […]

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Pioneer To Perform In Chicago Thanksgiving Parade

On Thursday November 28th, Pioneer will particpate in the Chicago Thanksgiving Parade. As one of the nation’s largest and most popular Thanksgiving Day parades, the corps will perform in front of half a million spectators that line the parade route. In addition, the parade is also broadcast nationwide and streamed worldwide to millions of viewers […]

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