Sketchbook Podcast, Ep. 28, Part 1: Chris Komnick (Executive Director, Madison Scouts D&BC)


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Greetings!

For about six months now I have hosted Sketchbook Podcast which focuses on creativity, preparation, & effort with artists, creators, & educators. Part 1 of the interview with Chris Komnick, executive director of the Madison Scouts, releases at midnight on April 13th. I fully realize that to many, Komnick and/or the Scouts tend to incite some polarizing posts and threads. But this episode is drum corps related and so I thought I would make sure to publicize here.

 

Ep. 28, Part 1: Chris Komnick (Executive Director, Madison Scouts D&BC)

 

So that you have an idea of what exactly we talked about, here are the bullet points for Part 1:

  • Personal Profile
    • Life, Education, and career
  • Komnick's path from marching member to executive director.
  • Is drum corps too expensive?
    • Increase in costs, where does the tuition go, & how much does member tuition actually cover.
  • The effects of BAC assembling their "super group" of designers and staff in 2016 & the California Wage & Hour Laws on DCI.
    • Have the two coasts altered the financial landscape of DCI?
    • Does the cancellation of the 2020 season function as a "financial reset" for DCI?
  • The timeline and process behind deciding to become gender-inclusive.

To some, this may not seem we got too deep into DCI and/or the Madison Scouts. But I assure you that Part 2 will definitely focus on the highs and lows of the Madison Scouts. Part 2 will release later this week.

 

Sketchbook Podcast is available on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts, & wherever fine podcasts are downloaded.

 

Ep. 28, Part 1: Chris Komnick (Executive Director, Madison Scouts D&BC)

 

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