Spirit from Jacksonville State University Oct. 10, 2007
Spirit from JSU announced that Jill Brennan and Robby DuFresne will serve as color guard co-caption heads and Shane Gwaltney as percussion caption head for 2008.
Colts Oct. 13, 2007
The Colts recently announced that their 2008 design team will remain unchanged from the group that assisted the corps to a finalist berth and 10th place finish at the 2007 DCI World Championships. Design team members include Jude Boughton (program coordinator), Michael Cesario (program consultant), Chris Tomsa (brass arranger), Jeff Queen (percussion arranger), Andrew Schneiders (front ensemble arranger), Jeremy Hunt (visual designer) and Peter LePage (guard designer). Colts.org
Santa Clara Vanguard Oct. 16, 2007
Santa Clara Vanguard has announced several composers and pieces of music that will be incorporated into the corps' 2008 program, "3hree."
Revolution Oct. 16, 2007
Revolution announced that it will expand its base of operation to a location in Georgia in addition to Texas. To facilitate the undertaking, Marc Kaufman the former director of Court of Honor Drum and Bugle Corps, has been named to a new position with Revolution as east coast coordinator. In his new role, Kaufman will work in a design and instructional capacity with new program coordinator Mickey Hartzog. RevolutionYPA.org
The Cavaliers Oct. 17, 2007
After a two year hiatus, Erik Johnson has rejoined the Cavaliers' design and instructional staff, and will work as part of the music composition team with Richard Saucedo and Jim Casella, in addition to part of the corps' percussion staff. Johnson joins program coordinator Scott Koter, guard designer Andy Toth, and visual coordinator/drill designer Mike Gaines, as the corps heads into its 60th anniversary summer to perform their recently announced program titled "Samurai." Cavaliers.org