In This Edition:

• Southwind just weeks away from 2020 show reveal
• Nine decades of Cadets alums gather for homecoming celebration
• Vanguard Cadets name new director
• And more!

7th Regiment

All wishing to experience what it’s like to be part of a DCI Open Class finalist corps are invited to attend the 7R Experience event on November 24 in Oakdale, Connecticut.

Blue Devils

The Blue Devils received a special award presented by the Arts & Culture Commission of Contra Costa County.

Blue Devils B

Be sure to check out the latest Blue Devils B audition information.

Blue Knights

Blue Knights is seeking a food coordinator for its 2020 monthly rehearsal camps.


Do you need a special costume for Halloween trick-or-treating or to be the coolest person at a costume party? Bluecoats has costumes from its 2016-2019 productions on sale up to 50% off.

Boston Crusaders

Boston Crusaders announced that following the corps' auditions November 17 to December 1, all callback auditions and rehearsal camps will be held in Texas.

The Cadets

Current members and alumni spanning nine decades attended The Cadets’ weekend homecoming celebration. Enjoy reading an extensive blog of the event and watching the video tribute shown at the event, “Women of the Cadets: The Firsts.”

Carolina Crown

The first Carolina Crown weekend audition camp is only a month away for all sections and drum majors. Find out how to register for this event.

The Cavaliers

All members of The Cavaliers’ 2019 design still will be returning in 2020.


Percussion caption head Josh Nelson and front ensemble coordinator Meagan Nelson will be leading Colts’ percussion instructional team for the upcoming season.


Led by returning caption head Lane Summerlin, Crossmen named the members of the corps' 2020 percussion staff.


Encorps’ Food, Wine and Brew Fest is this Sunday, October 20 in Hillsborough, New Jersey.


Charles Aguillon has joined the Genesis organization as its new director of education. Aguillon currently serves as director of fine arts and academic success for the Lake Travis Independent School District in Texas.

Heat Wave

Heat Wave announced Florida audition dates of December 7 in Tampa, December 14 in South Florida, and January 4-5 in Central Florida.

Jersey Surf

Helping to kick off the organization's 30th anniversary season, those auditioning at Jersey Surf's November 22-24 experience weekend will be able to attend for the low price of just $30.


Register by November 1 to save $25 on Legends audition fees.

Louisiana Stars

Louisiana Stars will host auditions in three Louisiana locations starting November 16-17, 2019.

Madison Scouts

Madison Scouts is holding a brass-only audition camp on November 30 in Vista, California.


It’s only a month until Mandarins auditions in Dallas and San Antonio, Texas. Brass players can will audition at both locations, with percussion just in San Antonio.

Music City

Registration to audition for the 2020 edition of Music City is now live.

Pacific Crest

Pacific Crest posted its entire 2020 staff roster including administrative, design, educational leadership, and caption educator design teams.

Phantom Regiment

Phantom Regiment color guard caption head Stephanie Chavez explains how she got involved with the corps, despite being told “no” by her high school band director.


Raiders will be holding full-corps audition events in November and December in Pennsylvania and New Jersey locations.

River City Rhythm

River City Rhythm is available for hire. The corps has performed for several parades in Minnesota, Wisconsin, and Illinois, and has also provided entertainment for a wide range of events.

Santa Clara Vanguard

For the first time in several years, Santa Clara Vanguard will be hosting open auditions for drum major and conductor positions November 30-December 1 in Dallas, Texas and December 7-8 in San Jose, California.

Seattle Cascades

Drum major auditions will be part of the Seattle Cascades auditions December 13-15 in the Seattle area.


Program coordinator Terry Sanders will head up Southwind’s design staff in 2020. “This team is something,” director Lawrence LecClaire said. "We’re just a few weeks away from our show announcement. That puts us far ahead of where we were last year."


Spartans is seeking a virtuosic electric guitar player for its 2020 production.

Spirit of Atlanta

Spirit of Atlanta’s annual Delta Fest fundraiser will be held November 17 at Olde Blind Dog Irish Pub in Milton, Georgia.


Volunteers are needed for Troopers’ audition camp November 15-17 in Mesquite, Texas. Here’s how you can participate.

Vanguard Cadets

Vanguard Cadets welcomed Rafael Bretado as the corps' new director. “I look forward to working with the members, staff and volunteers in making this a very successful 2020 season,” Bretado said.


Led by executive director David Becker, Watchmen named the members of the corps' 2020 design staff.