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Introducing A New Series: Vanguard Voices

Introducing our new series, “Vanguard Voices”, a platform to highlight the voices and experiences of those who have come through the Vanguard organization! To kickstart this project, we will be sharing a collection of interviews from alumni crossing several different generations, as they talk about the unique experience of life on tour. Read the rest […]

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Coming Soon: Cadets Alumni ’34-’79 Reunion Dec. 6

On December 6, Cadets from the 1930s through the 1970s are invited to attend a special virtual reunion. Through the late summer and early fall, The Cadets hosted a series of Virtual Alumni Reunions, reconnecting over 600 alumni through the years. After each gathering, social media was abuzz with alumni sharing photos and gushing over […]

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Blue Stars 2020 Thanksgiving Week Events

In this difficult year, we’re especially thankful for our extended family – members, alumni, staff, volunteers, fans, and more! Join us for a week of fun supporting the Blue Stars! Read the rest of the article here.

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Prolific Marching Arts Author Michael Boo Dies At 65

Affectionately dubbed by many as the “Pen of Pageantry” after working on projects for Drum Corps International, Winter Guard International and Bands of America for decades, there is perhaps no one who has amassed a bigger portfolio of writings about the breadth of the modern-day competitive marching arts than Michael Boo. Originally hired in 1989 […]

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VMAPA 2020 Virtual Holiday Showcase: Home For The Holidays

This year has challenged every aspect of our lives. In these moments, we lean on music, the arts, friends and family to give us solitude and find inspiration. On behalf of all of us at VMAPA and the Board of Directors, we’re excited to invite all of you to our virtual holiday showcase called Home […]

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2020 Phantom Regiment HOF Auction Is LIVE

Get your virtual paddles ready because our 2020 Hall of Fame Gala Auction is now open for bidding. All the items in this auction have been donated and the proceeds will help ensure we continue with our mission of building a world full of empowered and passionate leaders in 2021 and beyond. Read the rest […]

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Pacific Crest Update – November 2020

Pacific Crest is a recognized leader in the marching arts community. We are here today because of supporters like you. We will survive these harsh times, and we are eager to build on 2019’s historic success. In short: thanks to you, we are doing well. Read the rest of the article here.

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Marching Roundtable 944: Expert Help For Beginning Musicians And Music Educators

Give them a great start! The Phantom Regiment has created a series of courses to help students practice at home and be more successful. Parents and Educators will find these very affordable resources helpful for their students! With Dr. Abby Yeakle Held You can listen to us below, or if you want to take us […]

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MCDC Town Hall, November

Join us for a conversation about the 2021 Music City Drum Corps season on Monday, November 23 at 7pm CT. We will be discussing current COVID guidelines, in person and virtual opportunities, the drum corps audition process and our potential summer activities. Joe Roach will host the town hall which will include staff and MCDC […]

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Phantom Regiment’s ‘Expert Lesson Series’ Now Available

Phantom Regiment Academy’s new online instructional series for beginning band students is now available. The ‘Expert Lesson Series’ is the culmination of months of work by more than a dozen people and provides valuable instruction for beginning band students no matter where they live. “During this difficult time, we are thrilled to have the ability […]

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