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Bracken Alumni Holds First Practice In Six Months

The Bracken Alumni Corps, of Bristol, Pennsylvania started out-of-door practices the week of September 18, following weeks of inactivity during the COVID-19 pandemic. “There are no performances scheduled, so it was just for the camaraderie of getting together, and to keep our chops in shape,” stated music director and brass instructor Chuck Smith, an associate […]

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Coronavirus Safety Protocols For 2021 Hawthorne Caballeros Open House

Protecting members, newcomers, staff, and volunteers is our top priority. CDC and OSHA have established numerous guidelines to help groups plan, prepare, and gather while helping control the spread of COVID-19. Based on this guidance, the Hawthorne Caballeros have developed several new protocols to ensure everyone has a safe and positive experience at Open House […]

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Cabs 2021 Open House 10/11

Join us for our 75th Anniversary Open House at Passaic County Technical Institute! Come dressed for any weather–We will be outside, socially distanced, and following CDC-recommended COVID-19 safety measures. Open House Dates/Times: Sunday, October 11 (10am – 4pm) Read the rest of the article here.

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DCA Announces 2021 Season Kickoff Event: We Are DCA

DCA President John Carr is pleased to announce that Drum Corps Associates will be hosting a “WE ARE DCA” virtual show on Saturday, October 3rd from 8 to 10 p.m. The intent of this event is to re-introduce DCA drum corps to the marching arts community. The kickoff event is FREE OF CHARGE and will […]

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DCA Elects New President

Drum Corps Associates held a meeting of all corps directors last month to elect a new President following the resignation of Allen Buell By a unanimous vote John Carr was elected as the new President of DCA. Previously, John has served the last three years as DCA Treasurer and Compliance Officer.

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White Sabers Last Virtual Camp Of 2020

The White Sabers are excited our final 2020 Virtual Camp on 8/15 from 10am-1:30pm. We have assembled an All-Star line up of guest speakers/clinicians to provide incite on the activity and it’s direction moving forward! Read the rest of the article here.

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Cabs 2019 Featured On The Drum Corps Podcast

Earlier today, The Drum Corps Podcast welcomed a few familiar Cabs members to get an inside look at the drum corps’ 2019 production “Out of the Box.” The podcast talked with Head Drum Major Kim Roman, Tuba Section Leader Will Turner, Tuba Player Brian Csobor, and Synth Player Kat Vilardi. Read the rest of the […]

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Buell Resigns As DCA President

The 2020 drum corps season has faced many hardships, including a cancellation of the entire season. Since the winter meeting the Corps directors have been meeting regularly working toward plans for the 2021 season and beyond. One of the major topics of discussion have also been a transition plan for a new leadership team as […]

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Happy 4th Of July From The Bushwackers

With all that is happening in the world these days we wanted to bring you a bit of normalcy. We have gathered former and current Bush Brass players and put together a piece written by Dennis Argul from the movie “Born on the Fourth of July”. Special thanks to all that participated and a special […]

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Help Us Transition Into Our 75Th Year

2021 will be the 75th year of the Hawthorne Caballeros Drum & Bugle Corps. Our existence and the momentum we have worked so hard to achieve is now threatened by the COVID-19 virus and by the cancellation of the 2020 DCA season. As a DCA corps, we don’t have the enormous expenses like our sister […]

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