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Corps news and announcements

Corps news and announcements

by Drum Corps International

The Academy Join in on the Academy's Memorial Day Celebration, Monday, May 28 at the Pera Club in Tempe, Ariz. The annual event features entertainment (including the drum corps' 2012 debut performance), raffles and a family-style barbecue.
ArizonaAcademy.org
Blue Devils Blue Devils mourn the passing of George Kelley who served as the organization's office manager and bookkeeper for many years.
BlueDevils.org
Blue Stars A new video posted to BlueStars.org shows fans what the corps has been up to during its first few days of spring training rehearsal in Forest City, Iowa.
BlueStars.org
Bluecoats Sign up before May 30 and save up to $50 on the registration fee for the Bluecoats' Blue Way Interactive Educational Experience taking place June 2-3 in Granville, Ohio.
Bluecoats.com
Boston Crusaders If you're still looking to march this summer, Boston Crusaders has two immediate openings in its tuba section.
BostonCrusaders.com
The Cadets Cadets parent organization Youth Education in the Arts, has three immediate openings for full-time employees in its marketing, merchandising and finance departments. View the complete job descriptions on the corps' website.
YEA.org
Cascades Cascades recently launched a new online donation site. Your contribution can be put toward the entire corps or the individual corps member of your choice.
CascadesDrumCorps.org
The Cavaliers Join the Cavaliers Sunday, May 27 for the corps' Family Day BBQ at Benedictine University in Lisle, Ill. Tickets cost $12 in advance ($6 children 12 and under) from Cavaliers.org.
Cavaliers.org
Crossmen Through its strategic partnership with My Dot Book, Crossmen has supplied its 2012 members with dot books (notebooks that corps members use during rehearsals to reference visual coordinates) commemorating the corps' 2012 production "Fragile."
Crossmen.org
Glassmen Don't miss the Glassmen this weekend marching in two Northwest Ohio Memorial Day parades. The first takes place on Saturday, May 26 in downtown Toledo with a second on Monday, May 28 in Defiance, Ohio.
Glassmen.org
Jersey Surf More than 500 American flags will fly in Sicklerville, N.J. this weekend as the Jersey Surf sponsors its inaugural "We the People" Memorial Day event. The dramatic display of flags will fly on the grounds of the Camden County Technical School and include presentations by local dignitaries and a special patriotic performance by the Surf.
JerseySurf.org
Oregon Crusaders The Oregon Crusaders recently completed their May rehearsal camp reporting: "The corps is looking very strong this year, with more than 115 in attendance. All sections are looking very good, with solid growth in numbers for brass and guard." Read the full report and check out a Facebook photo gallery from the camp.
OregonCrusaders.org
Pacific Crest Alumni and fans are encouraged to spend some time with Pacific Crest over Memorial Weekend. The corps will be rehearsing at Tesoro High School in Las Flores, Calif., Saturday, May 26 through Monday, May 28.
PacificCrest.org
Phantom Regiment See what Phantom Regiment has been up to during spring training rehearsals at Rockford College in a gigantic gallery of more than 150 photos posted to the corps' Facebook page.
Facebook.com
Santa Clara Vanguard John Escalante, a Santa Clara alum from 1987 to '88, has been brought on board to serve as the corps' lead choreographer for its 2012 production, "Music of The Starry Night."
SCVanguard.org
Spirit of Atlanta Spirit of Atlanta will host its "Red, White and Baby Blue" Memorial Weekend picnic on Sunday, May 27 in Gainesville, Ga.
SpiritDrumCorps.org
Teal Sound Watch Teal Sound perform selections from its 2012 production "CircO" at the corps' Memorial Day Drum Corps Event this Monday, May 28 in Ponte Vedra Beach, Fla.
TealSound.org
Troopers If you're in Indianapolis this weekend for IndyCar Racing's biggest event, don't miss the Troopers marching down the streets of Indianapolis in the Festival 500 Parade on Saturday, May 26.
TroopersDrumCorps.org