Corps news and announcements
In This Edition...
• The Battalion posts a record-high score
• Oregon Crusaders introduces a new tradition
• Colts and Jersey Surf's marches through Florida
• Plus much more!
7th Regiment footage of the corps' performance for a beluga whale at Mystic Aquarium continues to travel around social media.
The Battalion set a record high score for the second-year Open Class corps on Wednesday finishing with a 57.700 in Ogden, Utah.
In the latest episode of “BD360,” the Blue Devils went into some more detail about the design and of their show's second movement, which features “Flight of the Bumblebee” by Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov.
The Blue Knights introduced us to the “Blue Steel” tuba section in a video released this week.
The Cadets and director George Hopkins announced this week via Facebook live that the corps is looking for someone to drive their tractor trailer.
Crown marched through Disney World's Disney Springs complex this past Sunday, following a performance at the DCI Orlando presented by Lone Star percussion event the day before.
The Cavaliers also paraded through Disney Springs on Sunday, being the first corps to step off that morning.
The Colts released a video chronicling the corps' tour stops in Florida. This summer marked the first time the corps has visited the Sunshine State in a number of years.
The San Antonio corps recently posted a video that takes a look at what corps members have been up to over the past week.
The Guardians will be debuting its 2017 production “My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy” on July 19 at a premiere performance in Corsicana, Texas. The corps will open its competitive season the following night in Denton.
Jersey Surf released a video this week that takes a look at the corps' recent return to the state of Florida.
A recent video from the Madison Scouts gives us an inside look at the corps' mellophone section.
The Sacramento corps hosted its first Mandarins Leadership Camp this past week, which welcomed several high school drum majors from the area.
Music City had a unique rehearsal setting this week, practicing in an indoor pool at a high school in Kentucky.
To commemorate the start of their 2017 summer tour, the Oregon Crusaders started a new tradition, giving out necklaces to corps members.
The Raiders will be part of Iron Hill Brewery's Maple Shade Second Annual 12 Days of Giving promotion as one of their selected participating charities.
After a busy July 4th with a parade, concert and the performance of an all-brass arrangement of the national anthem at an AquaSox baseball game, the Seattle Cascades are soaring with its inspirational and emotional production, "Set Free."
Southwind was recently highlighted on a news broadcast station livestream while preparing for their performance at the Drums Across the River Region event.
A Spartans member was recently highlighted for his drum corps achievements by a local newspaper.
Spirit of Atlanta
Spirit of Atlanta recently received a $500 donation as a part of a housing initiative.
Troopers is ready to kick off one of its biggest fundraisers of the year, the #RockyMountainRivalry.
Watchmen will wrap up its 2017 season this weekend in southern California.