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Mandarins this week revealed details about the corps' 2018 production. Photo by: Drum Corps International

Corps news and announcements

by Drum Corps International

In This Edition …

• Mandarins, Cadets reveal show concepts
• 157 Madison Scouts alums will march in Mardi Gras parade
• Crossmen alums with the Eagles Drumline at Super Bowl LII
• Plus much more!


7th Regiment

Caption heads Matt Bronson and Kevin Thompson will be leading 7th Regiment’s 2018 percussion instructional team.

SeventhRegiment.org


Boston Crusaders

Boston Crusaders is seeking a certified athletic trainer for the corps’ summer tour. This position will be paid at a professional weekly rate and may be split during the season between multiple trainers.

BostonCrusaders.org


The Cadets

Cadets director George Hopkins and other designers revealed details about the corps’ 2018 production, including a look at a new uniform design, in a Facebook live video posted Wednesday.

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The Cavaliers

The Cavaliers’ rehearsal camp scheduled for February 9-11 has been cancelled due to a winter storm hitting the Chicagoland area this weekend.

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Colt Cadets

Colt Cadets will have their first rehearsal of 2018 on Sunday, February 11.

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Crossmen

A number of Crossmen alums were part of the Eagles Drumline that performed at the Super Bowl last Sunday in Minneapolis.

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Heat Wave

Heat Wave will host a brass audition camp this weekend in Florida.

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Incognito

Incognito’s auditions continue this weekend at Brea-Olinda High School in California.

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Jersey Surf

Jersey Surf has a limited number of openings still available for brass musicians and color guard performers.

JerseySurf.org


Legends

Due to expected bad weather this weekend in Michigan, Legends will be accepting video auditions in lieu of attending the corps’ previously-scheduled camp.

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Madison Scouts

157 Madison Scouts alums will be marching in the 2018 Krewe of Orpheus Parade during the New Orleans Mardi Gras celebration on Monday, February 12.

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Mandarins

Mandarins revealed the concept behind the corps’ 2018 production in a special Facebook live video on Monday. 

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Music City

Music City has donated 220 pairs of used marching shoes in an effort that will support an alum’s adoption efforts. 

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Oregon Crusaders

Color guard performers are invited to check out Oregon Crusaders while the corps is offering a 50 percent discount on the registration fee for video auditions.

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Phantom Regiment

Phantom Regiment’s beloved Dr. Dan Richardson is remembered in this Marching Roundtable podcast from 2012.

MarchingRoundtable.com


Pioneer

Prospective members can submit video auditions prior to Pioneer’s March rehearsal camp.

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River City Rhythm

River City Rhythm invites brass players to come out to the corps’ rehearsal camps in February and March.

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Santa Clara Vanguard

Santa Clara Vanguard currently has a number of seasonal positions posted including those for tour assistant, assistant chef and sound engineer/assistant sound engineer.

SCVanguard.org


Seattle Cascades

Seattle Cascades is accepting applications for a variety of support staff and driver positions during the corps’ 2018 summer tour. Most driver positions do not require a CDL, and the skills needed for food preparation will be taught to those interested.

SeattleCascades.org


Spirit of Atlanta

Spirit of Atlanta reported hosting a successful percussion rehearsal camp last weekend.

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Troopers

Troopers is replacing the equipment truck the corps has used for the past 12 years. According to corps director Fred Morris, “In order to ensure the continued growth for future Trooper generations, we have been gifted a larger trailer and are currently outfitting it to accommodate our needs.”

TroopersDrumCorps.org