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About TomMoore

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  • Birthday 07/24/1969

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  • Your Drum Corps Experience
    2005 Reading Buccaneers (trumpet)
  • Your Favorite Corps
    Reading Buccaneers, Phantom Regiment, Santa Clara Vanguard
  • Your Favorite All Time Corps Performance (Any)
    2005 & 2009 Buccaneers, and WAY too many others to name
  • Your Favorite Drum Corps Season
    Too many to name. 2005 for obvious reasons.
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  • Location
    Holland, Pennsylvania
  • Interests
    Drum corps, English Bulldogs, Music, Sports of all kinds, A really good book, especially biography and historical fiction, Beer tasting, Scotch tasting

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  1. Both corps will be performing. The concert starts at 7 pm, at Bethany Children’s Home, in Womelsdorf, PA (Route 422, western edge of Berks County).
  2. The Reading Buccaneers Drum & Bugle Corps is thrilled to announce the 60th anniversary inductee class to the Reading Buccaneers Hall of Fame. Each of these individuals has made an indelible impact on the Buccaneers, and they will be honored for their contributions at the corps' annual banquet on November 25th. Please join us in congratulating these exemplary Buccaneers on their well-deserved recognition: Wally Cherasaro Deanna Garber Matt Heckman Johnny Trujillo We're all good men...
  3. Thanks for the kind words, Fran. And thank you for adding your usual flair to the evening's festivities. A HUGE thank you from the Buccaneers to Bill Powers and his entire team of dedicated volunteers for all their efforts to ensure a smooth event. Lots of moving parts to an event like this, especially with the weather we had. Thanks to all the units who shared their talents with our guests. And a huge WOW to the 2017 Reading Buccaneers! We can't wait to see where you will take this show this year!
  4. The Reading Buccaneers family is thrilled to share the announcement below about the 2017 Pagoda Award honoring the corps for 60 years of Excellence in the Arts! Please join us on April 3 for the award ceremony and a special performance by the great Al Chez and The Brothers of Funk Big Band! Details in the announcement. BERKS ARTS COUNCIL ANNOUNCES THE READING BUCCANEERS AS RECIPIENT OF THE 2017 PAGODA AWARD Pagoda Award and special concert by Al Chez and the Brothers of Funk Big Band to be held Monday, April 3, 2017, at DoubleTree by Hilton Reading as part of the 27th annual Boscov’
  5. The Reading Buccaneers Drum & Bugle Corps Announces its 60 for 60 CAMPAIGN 2017 marks the 60th anniversary of the founding of the Reading Buccaneers Drum & Bugle Corps, and to commemorate the milestone, the corps is launching its most ambitious fundraising effort yet: 60 for 60, a capital campaign to raise $60,000 between now and June 15, 2017 to help meet critical current needs and lay the groundwork for important new investments in the corps future. For the past 60 years, the Buccaneers have been at the forefront of providing men and women of all ages with a life-altering experien
  6. THE 2017 READING BUCCANEERS PRESENT BEHIND THE SUIT Celebrating our 60th anniversary, the 2017 Reading Buccaneers proudly present Behind the Suit. With this years production, the Buccaneers will explore and pay homage to the drum corps journey, as seen through the eyes of the performer. By the end of the season, drum corps fans get to experience the performance of a corps at its most powerful, most precise and most confident, the performer almost a superhero in his or her suit of armor the uniform. And as a corps, the uniform masks the individuality of each performer. Yet behind that magic
  7. We are fortunate to have tremendous support in the community, which includes the generous use of that space for as long as we have. We will be fine.
  8. BUCCANEERS ANNOUNCE 2016 PROGRAM - ConZENtric - Mind, Body, Soul The 2016 Reading Buccaneers proudly present ConZENtric Mind, Body, Soul. With this years program, the Buccaneers will explore the journey each of us takes to becoming truly centered. Through consciousness and meditation, we find true inner peace and happiness that occurs when our mind, body and soul align. We will explore each of the three components: MIND each of us lives in both the left and right side of our brains. When we are centered the sides are not in conflict with one another but exist side-by-side in harmony to rep
  9. Larry: It was our pleasure to have you and the Skyliners join us for the Spring Preview! Congratulations on an excellent performance! The new uniforms are fantastic!
  10. TWIST-IT in the new year with the Reading Buccaneers! We will be hosting Winter Camp #2 this weekend, January 3 and 4 for brass and percussion at Twin Valley High School, Elverson, PA. Saturday's rehearsal runs from 9 to 6 and Sunday's from 9 to 4:15. We're excited about the direction the show is taking and the members are having a blast with diving into the music and the tecnhique program. We are still recruiting for all sections of the corps, so if you're thinking about taking the plunge for 2015, make plans to join us! Visit for more information. On behalf of
  11. Friends: I am happy to share the Buccaneers' 2015 program announcement below. The corps had an incredible weekend. We bade an official 'goodbye' to the remarkable 2014 season with our annual year-end banquet Saturday night. At that event we inducted 5 outstanding Buccaneers into the Buccaneers Hall of Fame and also honored our Commodore, James C. Gruber, for his many years of selfless dedication to the corps. We kicked off the 2015 season yesterday with a very successful Membership Day. Lots of smiles at Twin Valley High School yesterday, as we got right to work on the 2015 show. The j
  12. Less than a week to go before we kick off an unforgettable journey! We've had a series of announcements introducing you to the members of a world-class team of designers and instructors who are putting together another ambitious and exciting program for the Balance in Blue. We can't wait to get the season started and hope you'll make plans to join us for Membership Day THIS SUNDAY! While you're at it, make plans to join us for the first Winter Camp, December 6 and 7 - Saturday 12/6 from 9 to 6, Sunday 12/7 from 9 to 4:15. Both days for brass/percussion only. #blueismycolor
  13. Friends: I am pleased to share the final 2015 staff announcement for the Reading Buccaneers. We've assembled a world-class team to design and teach a great program for the season. It's going to be an exciting and enriching year - make plans to be part of it and join us for Membership Day THIS SUNDAY, November 30, at Twin Valley HS! #blueismycolor MEET THE 2015 BUCCANEERS COORDINATORS AND PROGRAM CONSULTANT! We are pleased to introduce you to the two coordinators and the program consultant who will help lead the design and instructional program for the 2015 Reading Buccaneers Drum & Bu
  14. Friends: Please join me and the entire Reading Buccaneers family in congratulating Bobby Jones, Laura Kauffman, Heidi Sarver, Wayne VanOstenbridge, Karen Wildonger and the family of the late Randy Roy, for their 2014 induction into the Buccaneers Hall of Fame! This is an outsanding class of exceptional Buccaneers, and we are happy for each of them for their well-deserved accolades. Our release is below. Enjoy! READING BUCCANEERS ANNOUNCE 2014 HALL OF FAME INDUCTEES Reading, PA (November 10, 2014) – The Reading Buccaneers Drum & Bugle Corps and the Buccaneer Alumni Association an
  15. Friends: I am proud to announce the fantastic team the Reading Buccaneers have assembled to lead our 2015 color guard program! MEET THE 2015 READING BUCCANEERS COLOR GUARD STAFF! We are pleased to introduce you to the fine men and women who will lead the 2015 Reading Buccaneers color guard program. This is an exceptional team of designers and educators! SHANNON HALL (Caption Head and Designer) is proud to return to the Reading Buccaneers, his first year as Color Guard Caption Head and Designer. 2015 marks his 8th season with Reading and his 6th on staff. He is excited to teach and work wi