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Aidan Connolly Joins Colts As Director Of Media & Events

Aidan Connolly lands back at the Colts for his third time. He marched in the Colts baritone section in 2015. After taking two years off to pursue his journalism degree, he returned to the Colts brass line to age out in 2018. Aidan had not been a stranger following his age out as he volunteered […]

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Blue Knights Announces Partnership With Percussion Concepts

We are pleased to announce a new partnership with Mark Emery of Percussion Concepts and our Blue Knights ensembles! Mark taught high school band in Colorado for over 30 years. His attention to detail, strong work ethic, and desire for excellence were all tools that helped produce his bands’ success. His marching bands were named […]

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Bonney Lake Winter Guard Premier

On January 18th the Seattle Cascades, Bonney Lake High School and the Northwest Pageantry Association join forces to hold the premier winter guard event of the 2020 season. The Cascades is cohosting the Premier Event, the NWPA’s first winter guard evaluation and competition of the 2020 season. It will be held at Bonney Lake HS […]

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We Did It!

Thanks to the generous support of alumni, friends, and phamily, Phantom Regiment is heading into the new decade with an additional $50,934! Their treasured gifts help us provide life-changing performing arts programs like Rockford Rhythm, Educational Camps, Band Festivals, and our crown jewel, the Phantom Regiment Drum Corps. Read the rest of the article here.

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Boston Crusaders, Inspire Guard Partner With Stanbury Uniforms

Inspire Arts & Music and the Boston Crusaders are excited to announce a new partnership with Stanbury Uniforms for the 2020 season. Under the creative direction of designer Greg Lagola, Stanbury will provide costuming for the Inspire Arts & Music ensembles. In this partnership, Stanbury will provide custom designed uniforms and costuming for both the […]

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Marching Roundtable 857: Gender Roles In The Marching Arts

Three students discuss the concerns of transgender and non-binary members and share suggestions on how directors and instructors can best support them. With Kane Romero, Cal Campos, and Sara Bowden. You can listen to us below, or if you want to take us with you, you can download us from iTunes. Read the rest of […]

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Blue Knights Alumni Spotlight: Ryan Bigley

What year(s) did you march in the Blue Knights? I marched trumpet with the drum corps in 2004-2005, and mellophone with the Blue Knights Winter Brass from 2005-2007 Where did you attend high school Columbine High School in Littleton, CO Read the rest of the article here.

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Blue Knights Announce 2020 Drum Majors

The Blue Knights Drum & Bugle Corps is excited to announce the Drum Major Team for the 2020 Drum Corps International season! Stephen Scassera is a native of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania and is 20 years old. This is his third year of drum corps and his third season with the Blue Knights as a drum major. […]

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Best Troopers Moments Of The Decade

It’s the last day of the decade! Where has the time gone? Before we look forward with 2020 vision (haha), let’s take a look back at the ten seasons that made this decade very special. 2010 We were hot off the 2009 season, having made finals for the first time in twenty three years. 2010 […]

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A Year-End Update From Rick V.

Dear Phans, The holiday season is coming and going just as fast as the rest of the year! But I hope you’ve been enjoying family and friends as this decade comes to close. I was able to spend some time outside during this 55 degree weather with family myself. Read the rest of the article […]

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