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Audio postcards from Allentown
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Audio postcards from Allentown

by Dan Potter

For several years, Field Pass podcast host Dan Potter has been on the scene in Allentown, Pennsylvania, giving us a unique listen in on all that happens behind the scenes at the annual DCI Eastern Classic.


People of Allentown
Originally published August 8, 2016

The DCI Eastern Classic celebrated 40 years of exceptional drum corps performances over the weekend. While the competition is always fierce in J. Birney Crum stadium, Dan Potter says it's really the people the place attracts who make the Allentown show special. He has the story in today’s Field Pass presented by Zildjian.




Dinner and a drum corps conversation
Originally published August 5, 2015

In recent years, Dan Potter has sent us an audio “postcard” from the DCI Eastern Classic in Allentown. This year, he's taking us to dinner for a friendly drum corps conversation served up hot and fresh in today's Field Pass presented by Zildjian.




There's something about Allentown
Originally published October 1, 2014

With the arrival of fall, memories of the DCI Tour are starting to fade and the focus of drum corps fans is turning to next summer. With next year's DCI Eastern Classic tickets on sale soon, we get a long delayed correspondence from Field Pass host Dan Potter about that very show. This time on DCI's Field Pass presented by Zildjian, Dan's annual "Postcard from Allentown."




An audio postcard from Allentown, with love
Originally published August 5, 2013

Just before heading to Indianapolis for the DCI World Championships, the week began with three great nights of drum corps in Allentown. In today's Field Pass podcast presented by Zildjian, Dan Potter sends us an audio postcard from Allentown, with love.




2017 DCI Eastern Classic Tickets

The annual DCI Eastern Classic will return to Allentown's J. Birney Crum Stadium on Friday, August 4, and Saturday, August 5.

Ticket packages for this two-day series of events that will feature all of DCI’s World Class corps are set to go on sale to the general public on Monday, October 10, at 10 a.m. ET.

Learn more about 2017 DCI Eastern Classic ticket packages.