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Jason Parent appointed Operations Director

Effective May 1, 2024, Jason Parent will join Music City Youth in the Arts as Operations Director. Jason has been involved with the marching arts in one way or another for over 3 decades. He has been a program coordinator, instructional / support staff, bus / truck driver, volunteer and a marching member for several […]

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Anna Meredith Discusses Bluecoats on BBC Radio 3 – Music Matters

On Saturday Anna Meredith joined Tom Service on the UK radio program Music Matters, hosted on BBC Radio 3. She discussed Bluecoats’ use of three of her titles, focusing on the 2022 use of Nautilus in Riffs & Revelations. When asked about the corps and its use of her music she said, “I love everything […]

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Mandarins Trophy Lobby and Band Room Dedication

Thanks to a generous donation from Jimmie & Mary Yee and Family, the Mandarins Event Center’s Trophy Lobby and Band Room was dedicated in their honor on February 10, 2024. Jimmie became involved with the Mandarins drum corps (formerly Ye Wah) during its formation in 1963, when his oldest daughter joined the corps in the […]

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Mandarins Panda Express Virtual Fundraiser

Gung Hay Fat Choy ~ Happy Chinese New Year! Celebrate the Chinese New Year of the Dragon with us on Friday, February 9, 2024 through our Panda Express Virtual Fundraiser. Help support the Mandarins at over 2,000 Panda Express locations nationwide. Read the rest of the article here.

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Troopers Hall of Fame – Nominations Open

Hello to everyone out there in Troopers land! We are entering another exciting year of activities for all of us. The experience that we have created for all of the young people that are and have been participating in this activity is phenomenal. When I say we, I think of all of the parents, volunteers, […]

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2024 Phantom Regiment Tickets: NOW AVAILABLE!

Tickets in the Phantom Regiment block are now on sale! Secure your seats NOW and cheer on Phantom Regiment surrounded by Phans. This is your best chance to: See Phantom Regiment live at all of DCI’s major events Secure premium seat locations at a variety of price levels Sit with other incredible Phans PLUS: A […]

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Three New Directors Elected to Carolina Crown Board

The Carolina Crown Board of Directors recently elected three new members. Please join us in welcoming Kerry McIver Cordan, Lori Ann Vinson Summers and Lorri Shealy Unumb to TeamCROWN! These remarkable candidates bring a wealth of experience in non-profit and organization management. Read the rest of the article here.

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News From the Top – February, 2024

Join Us for a Birthday Party for Dr. Cecil Austin Sunday, February 18th from 1:00 – 5:00 pm Meyer’s Restaurant at 4260 South 76th Street in Greenfield, WI A family style broasted chicken and polish sausage dinner, with all the fixings, will be provided at NO CHARGE and then some testimonies from everyone! If you […]

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Outcomes from the 51st AGM of the British Youth Band Association

The AGM held on 27th September 2024 in Atherstone was well attended, with 20 people in attendance and a further 3 bands being represented by proxy. Before the meeting Paul Morgan outlined his vision and plans for the Association, if elected as Chair and this led to a healthy discussion on the future of the […]

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On Sale for a Limited Time: Classic Caballeros Design Merch

NEW MERCH ANNOUNCEMENT: https://tr.ee/-q7JqBkH1d From now until February 21st we’ve brought a classic Caballero merch design back in multiple styles and colors! Get yourself this awesome design on any of the following apparel. Read the rest of the article here.

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