In This Edition …

• Crossmen roll out the carpet for Final Four attendees
• Cadets’ virtual choir project
• Academy’s stretchy new threads
• Plus much more!

7th Regiment

7th Regiment is seeking videography and photography interns, as well as a social media manager and a box truck driver.

The Academy

The Academy will be the first marching arts ensemble of any kind to premiere a new stretch fabric by uniform manufacturer Fruhauf.

Blue Devils

The Blue Devils will be featured in a number of educational events for students this summer in California, Minnesota, Texas and Pennsylvania.


Bluecoats fans are encouraged to donate to the cause of giving the corps’ merchandise trailer a needed facelift.

Boston Crusaders

Boston Crusaders will be offering a sneak peek at the corps’ 2018 production on April 29 in Bradenton, Florida.

The Cadets

Alums of The Cadets are encouraged to submit videos of them singing the corps song for a virtual choir project titled, “Oh Holy Name.” The initiative is inspired by the virtual choir projects of composer Eric Whitacre, and is hoped to attract recordings from at least 500 Cadets alums.

The Cavaliers

The Cavaliers’ “What It Takes” summer camp will be held June 12-16 in Adrian, Michigan. The camp is open to all students who wish to get a glimpse of what life is like in a drum corps.


A Crossmen ensemble recently performed as a welcoming committee for NCAA Final Four attendees arriving in San Antonio. Check out this series of photos of the members’ experiences at the event.


Genesis will continue color guard auditions at its April 27-29 camp in Bastrop, Texas.

Heat Wave

Heat Wave is looking for volunteers to come to its April 6-8 camp in Cape Coral, Florida to provide assistance with the food truck and to help members get sized for their uniforms.


An Impulse rehearsal camp for brass will be held April 8 in Orange, California.


Legends’ final color guard auditions will be held April 27-29 in the Kalamazoo area.

Louisiana Stars

Louisiana Stars color guard auditions will resume at the full-corps camp on April 29 in New Iberia, Louisiana.

Madison Scouts

Madison Scouts has added two new members to the organization’s Forward Performing Arts board of directors.


Friends and family of the Mandarins are invited to help the corps celebrate at its 55th Anniversary Birthday Bash, to be held April 28 in Sacramento.

Music City

One lucky person will win $5,000 in the annual Music City fundraising raffle. For the first time, tickets may be purchased online.

Oregon Crusaders

April 14 is the date for Oregon Crusaders’ annual fundraising benefit, Battle of the Pinots, celebrating Oregon’s Pinot Noir region.

River City Rhythm

River City Rhythm will be hosting its final audition camp for all sections April 27-29 in Cokato, Minnesota.

Santa Clara Vanguard

Those in attendance at Santa Clara Vanguard’s 51st birthday celebration had a great time reminiscing over the past and looking toward the future.

Seattle Cascades

Tickets are going fast for the Seattle Summer Music Games DCI Tour event on July 7.


Watchmen’s next audition camp will be held April 29 in Riverside, California for all sections, with openings available in brass, percussion, and color guard.