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DCA Announces New Business Manager

Drum Corps Associates is excited and pleased to announce that Larry Carbonell has assumed the position of Business Manager replacing Dick Eschenmann who has stepped down from that position. Larry will be training along side of Dick and will be taking over in the near future. Larry has an extensive background in the drum corps […]

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In The News – Joey Pero Dedicates ‘O Holy Night’ Release To Drum Corps Friend Who Died Of Brain Cancer

Batavia native Joey Pero has teamed up with a finalist from “American Idol” on a holiday song dedicated to a friend from his drum corps days who recently died from brain cancer. Pero, a Broadway actor and trumpet player, arranged a version of “O Holy Night” that features Lou Gazzara on vocals. The song is […]

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2021 Hawthorne Caballeros Virtual Camp 2: 1/10

Ring in the new year in Caballero style at our second virtual camp on Sunday, January 10! All brass and percussion players are welcome to attend. When: Sunday, January 10 at 10am-4pm Where: Virtual! The camp will be held via Zoom. Attendees will receive a Zoom invite via email prior to rehearsal. Cost: $50–Please keep […]

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2021 White Sabers Virtual Open House

The White Sabers will host our 2021 open house virtually on 1/10 from 10-12:30. This is a free event and we’d love you to join. Read the rest of the article here.

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Greg Guffey

Greg Guffey – a longtime teacher, designer and friend to Minnesota Brass, lost his brief battle with cancer peacefully this morning. He is survived by his wife Kim and children Evan and Nora. The memorials across Facebook speak to Greg’s contribution to the marching arts nationally and in Minnesota as a teacher, designer, judge, and […]

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Drum Corps Associates Approve A Return For The 2021 Season

December 5, 2020: Drum Corps Associates approved a virtual season (July/August) working with the possibility of an in-person (LIVE) World Championship in Williamsport PA over Labor Day Weekend.

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2021 Bushwackers Virtual Percussion Camp – Dec. 20

The Bushwackers are excited to announce another Virtual Rehearsal, this time for Percussion only. December 20 from 10 am to 4 pm we will have a virtual camp using Zoom. Once a potential member has registered and paid their registration fee they will receive the exercise packet, show music, and login instructions for the virtual […]

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2021 Hawthorne Caballeros Virtual Camp 1: 12/13

The Caballeros have been working tirelessly behind the scenes to prepare for the month to come. After many weeks of planning, we are pleased to announce our first virtual camp on Sunday, December 13! All brass and percussion players are welcome to attend. All players will have the opportunity to delve deeper into the 2021 […]

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2021 Bushwackers November Camp Recap

The Bushwackers are happy to report that our first ever virtual camp was a total success. With over 60 participants rehearsing in multiple breakout rooms via zoom, we were able to continue work toward our 2021 production, while ensuring the safety of our members. A first for the corps, it was a great new experience […]

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‘Tis The Season Of Giving…

We are asking our friends, family and alumni to make a donation to the Bushwackers and in return receive a gift as a token of our appreciation. …so make a pledge to the Bushwackers! Read the rest of the article here.

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