The Academy The Academy announced the launch of its alumni organization, "a project led by the past members of the Academy programs that will reconnect former members with the organization and fellow alumni."
Boston Crusaders The Boston Crusaders are accepting nominations for their 2012 class of Hall of Fame members. Nominations are due by March 15, and the new class will officially be inducted at the corps' "Spring Fling" event in June.
The Cadets On Feb. 1, the Cadets will start a series of webinars specifically geared toward music educators. The bi-weekly one-hour sessions will cover a variety of topics including show design, brass and percussion techniques, and color guard and visual design.
Cascades If you didn't have a chance to get the Cascades' 2011 "Pandora: A Dark Gift" tour T-shirt, you've got one last chance to do so. Short and long sleeve shirts are available, and you can download the order from on the corps' website.
The Cavaliers As the Cavaliers get set for the 2012 season, they took one last opportunity to thank fans and supporters for their support last year in a special video.
Colts The Colts completed their January rehearsal camp last week in Dubuque, Iowa. Check out a photo montage recapping the weekend's activities on YouTube.
Forte Forte is in the running for the CITGO Fueling Good campaign, which will award $120,000 in gas prizes to worthy organizations. You can help the corps by placing your vote daily on the Fueling Good website. Voting runs through Feb. 9
Genesis Genesis congratulates those chosen for its 2012 corps member leadership team. During the first two rehearsal camps of the season, these members were interviewed and chosen for the positions based on their "experience, ability, personality and knowledge."
Gold Gold announced its intent to travel to Indiana for the DCI World Championships this year as part of its summer tour. This will be just the second time the corps has attended the Championships and the first time it has traveled out of state to do so.
Legends Legends still has a number of positions available in its brass and percussion sections. The corps will next rehearse Feb. 17-19.
Music City Music City reports that its first two winter rehearsal camps "have been a huge success." In January drum majors were selected, and the group continues to get its brass and percussion lines set. Check out photo and video recaps of the latest camp through the corps' website.
Pacific Crest Pacific Crest posted a new episode of its video "CampBLOG" which covers highlights from the corps' January rehearsal camp.
Phantom Regiment Phantom Regiment recently upgraded its online marketplace. Among the new features is the ability to shop from your mobile device and the "Deal of the Day."
Pioneer Pioneer is in the running for the CITGO Fueling Good campaign, which will award $120,000 in gas prizes to worthy organizations. You can help the corps by placing your vote daily on the Fueling Good website. Voting runs through Feb. 9
Revolution Revolution set its percussion staff for the 2012 season. Kyle Arwine will serve as arranger and consultant, and Michael Hoffman will be brought on to take on caption head duties.
Santa Clara Vanguard Santa Clara Vanguard recently announced a new partnership with Dynasty Percussion. The Santa Clara A Corps, Vanguard Cadets, and Vanguard Winter Percussion will all perform on the new equipment.
Velvet Knights Velvet Knights recently kicked off its "Help Members March With VK" fundraising campaign. Your tax-deductible donation to the corps through this program can help subsidize Velvet Knights members' fees to participate.