The adjudication panels for the 2012 Drum Corps International World Championships were assigned earlier this week.

Thirty judges who will preside over six dozen corps performances throughout the next three days of championship competition. As the capstone series of events on the Drum Corps International Tour, the opportunity to judge at the World Championships carries with it a high level of respect and prestige for the chosen individuals.

2012 World Championship Judging Panels:

World Championship Prelims — Thursday, Aug. 9

General Effect Visual: Frank Morris, Kyle Miller

General Effect Music: John Bell, Jeff Harper

Visual: Chris Moss

Visual Analysis: Sal Adamo

Color Guard: Robert Solomon

Brass: Steven Page

Music Analysis: Albert Lo

Percussion: JJ Pippitone

World Championship Semifinals — Friday, Aug. 10

General Effect Visual: Mickey Kelly, Marie Czapinski

General Effect Music: Nola Jones, Ken Turner

Visual: Bruce Jones

Visual Analysis: George Oliviero

Color Guard: Mike Lentz

Brass: Paul McGarr

Music Analysis: Gary Markham

Percussion: Mike Davis

World Championship Finals — Saturday, Aug. 11

General Effect Visual: Rich Kemp, Mike Stone

General Effect Music: Glenn Fugett, Richard Saucedo

Visual: Juno Orefice

Visual Analysis: Debbie Torchia

Color Guard: Lee Carlson

Brass: Andy Cook

Music Analysis: David McGrath

Percussion: Allan Kristensen

View a complete schedule of World Championship events.