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2018 Oregon Crusaders Design Team Adds New Names For Percussion

We are very excited to officially announce two new additions to our design team for the 2018 season. Jared Andrews joins as our new Percussion Arranger. Jared is on staff for the 18 time World Champion Blue Devils Drum and Bugle Corps. In his 6 years with the corps they have won DCI 4 times, […]

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Colts Receive Grant From Dubuque Racing Association

When the Dubuque Racing Association announced their grant awards to local nonprofit organizations this year, the Colts Youth Organization was pleased to learn it received $15,000 for the purchase of a newer 15-passenger van to support the Colts summer tour. This was the 21st consecutive year that the Colts received a grant from the DRA. […]

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Boston Crusaders “Return Home” To Vic Firth Products

Effective January 1, 2018 Inspire Arts & Music (IAM) and the Boston Crusaders have “returned home” and will perform exclusively with Vic Firth sticks and mallets! The organization has been a long time endorser of Zildjian cymbals, and now returning to Vic Firth makes for a very special association. Since a merger in 2010, Vic […]

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Music City Announces The Finis Sparkman Memorial Scholarship

Music City Drum and Bugle Corps is proud to help preserve the legacy of one of its former members with the creation of the Finis Sparkman Memorial Scholarship. The purpose of this scholarship is to honor Finis’ love of music, his passion for the activity, the value he placed in education, and the enduring impact […]

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In The News – Hallsville Musician Joins Elite Band

Hallsville High School senior Reid Lewis and his friends watched members of a Drum Corps International team perform over the summer. They were awed. The elite marching bands compete and perform all over the world. And in spring, Lewis is going to join their ranks as a trumpeter in Genesis Drum & Bugle Corps, a […]

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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’s 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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In The News – Troopers Look Forward To 60th Anniversary Of Calling Casper Home

The Troopers Drum & Bugle Corps was started in 1957 by a general contractor with $4,000 of borrowed cash. The group was mostly high school kids who performed for the first time publicly in 1958 in Riverton — it was a repertoire of “Riders in the Sky, Battle Hymn of the Republic, Cool Water and […]

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In The News – World-Class Madison Scouts Enlist Hutchinson’s Jackson Bush For 2018 Team

When he was in fifth grade, Jackson Bush joined band, the earliest it was available in Hutchinson. The first instrument he learned to play was the baritone horn. In sixth grade, he switched over to tuba and it’s been his instrument of choice ever since. “They wouldn’t let fifth-graders play tuba because it’s pretty big,” […]

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Blue Knights Alumni Spotlight: Cliff Pfeifer

What year(s) did you march in the Blue Knights? Blue Knights Drum & Bugle Corps (Front Ensemble): 1994 Blue Knights Percussion Ensemble (Tenors): 1994, 1995, 1996, and 1998 Where did you attend high school? Arvada High School Read the rest of the article here.

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In The News – Marching To Success

On the day Paris Cameron turns 18 next summer, she won’t be in Owensboro with family and friends. She’ll be making her dreams come true performing with the Music City Drum and Bugle Corps in Hoschton, Georgia. Read the rest of the article here.

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