IN THIS EDITION:
• Blue Stars deliver school supplies to those in need in their community
• Mandarins help feed those fighting California wildfires
• Follow Phantom Regiment through their World Championships warm-ups
• And more!
With the cancellation of the 2020 DCI Tour, DCI's performing ensembles are in need of your assistance. A donation of any amount to the organizations of your choice will go a long way to ensure that we will #MarchOn for the benefit of some of the best and brightest young adults across the globe!
The Academy threw things back this week to the corps' 2010 production, "Strangers in Paradise."
Check out this drum cam video from Blue Devils' 2019 World Championship encore performance.
Former Blue Knights drum major and 2020 hall of fame inductee Angelo Sapienza talks about why it's important to support the Denver-based organization in the group's latest fundraising effort.
As part of the organization's continued "Summer of Service," Blue Stars helped deliver school supplies for more than 750 students in the corps' local community.
Bluecoats looked back this week on the 1975 U.S. Open, a three-day-long drum corps contest in Marion, Ohio.
Boston Crusaders is holding a 50/50 raffle in conjunction with the corps' Crusader Classic Golf Tournament.
The Cadets are selling mystery T-shirt/accessory bundles with a value of $50 for just $20.
Crafted by uniform designer Fred J. Miller, Inc., Carolina Crown is selling custom-designed face masks.
The Cavaliers debuted a new "Delayed Not Defeated" patch created to commemorate the 2020 season.
Colt Cadets shared photos of work that is taking place to outfit the corps' new equipment trailer.
Gold threw things back this week to the corps' 2018 production, "Through Our Eyes."
Help Impulse reach its goal of 100 subscribers to the corps' YouTube channel.
Percussionist Malik DOPE, a friend of the Jersey Surf, recently threw down on NBC's "America's Got Talent."
David Lofy has been named as the new programs director of Forward Performing Arts, the parent organization of the Madison Scouts. “Combined with his professional training in education, it enables us to forward our organizational commitment to high quality, life-changing, educational experiences for those participating in our programs,” said executive director Chris Komnick.
Mandarins are currently utilizing their mobile kitchen trailer and facilities at the Mandarins Music Center to provide lunches and dinners to the Air Tanker Team who is fighting the California wildfires.
Pacific Crest CEO Stuart Pompel was named Drum Corps International's 2020 Dr. Bernard Baggs Leadership Award winner.
Follow each section of Phantom Regiment through the lot during 2019's World Championships Week.
River City Rhythm
You can turn your everyday shopping into support for River City Rhythm.
Santa Clara Vanguard
You'll be able to learn Vanguard's legendary Bottle Dance as part of the organization's virtual gala, Saturday, August 29.
Seattle Cascades and other Pacific Northwest alumni, parents and staff members are invited to attend an informal social gathering on Zoom featuring question and answer sessions with current corps leadership, corps history, and select videos of past performances on Sunday, August 30.
Spirit of Atlanta
Spirit of Atlanta's end-of-the-year merchandise sale runs through September 30.