In This Edition:
• Carolina Crown joins forces with Reading Buccaneers
• Music City names new corps director
• Troopers reveals title of 2019 production
• And more!
Blue Devils posted an itinerary for the corps' February 22-24 rehearsal camp at Los Medanos College in California.
A variety of internships are available with Bluecoats this summer, in addition to job openings for merchandise coordinator and certified athletic trainer.
Carolina Crown and the all-age Reading Buccaneers drum corps have entered into a strategic alliance. “If the proven histories of both organizations is any inclination of future success, the alliance is destined for continued exciting achievements,” Crown CEO Jim Coates said.
Colt Cadets’ spring rehearsals will mostly he held on Sundays in Dubuque, Iowa. Membership is open to any junior high or high school youth, with no prior performance experience required.
More than 100 brass players attended Gold’s January audition camp, but the corps’ Brass Experience #2 camp is open to anyone insterested in joining the corps. The event will be held February 16-17 in El Cahon, California.
To assist corps members in paying for tour fees, the Long Beach Convention Center is offering Monday through Thursday kitchen prep jobs for members of Impulse.
Legends has immediate openings for trumpet, baritione/euphonium, and tuba. Auditions will be held February 22-24.
Joe Roach, who for 10 years served as director of programs for The Cavaliers, has been appointed Music City’s new corps director. “I’m eager to bring an outside perspective and experiences to a passionate and dedicated group that is focused on growth,” Roach said.
Phantom Regiment is selling its King brass instruments that were used during the corps’ 2017 and 2018 summer seasons.
For a limited time, Raiders is accepting video auditions for all sections at no cost.
River City Rhythm
River City Rhythm has a brass audition camp scheduled for February 23-24 in Lino Lakes, Minnesota.
Santa Clara Vanguard
Santa Clara Vanguard announced six events in the 2019 Vanguard Workshop Series, geared toward anyone wishing to learn more about leadership, percussion, brass, performance, conducting, or contemporary dance.
Seattle Cascades announced the 10 members of its 2019 color guard staff, led by caption supervisor Ryan Valencia. In addition, video auditions for prospective members will be accepted until the corps' April audition camp, which will be held in the Seattle area.
Shadow is having an audition camp for brass February 15-17. Video auditions may be submitted for those interested in joining the corps' percussion and color guard sections.
Troopers revealed the title of the corps' 2019 production, “Beyond Boundaries.”
Watchmen is having a brass and percussion audition camp on Saturday, February 16, and an audition camp for all sections, including color guard, on February 17.