Drum Corps International
Corps news and announcements

Corps news and announcements

by Drum Corps International

The Academy



The Academy thanks those who have and are continuing to support the organization after an ATV and trailer the corps uses to transport front ensemble equipment was stolen.



Read more at ArizonaAcademy.org.








Colts



Longtime Colts supporter Beth Miller passed away on Monday, July 13. Miller served the Colts in many different roles continuously since 1967 and was most recently a member of the organization's board of directors.



Read more at Colts.org








Holy Name Cadets



The Holy Name Cadets will celebrate their 75 year history with founding member and first drum major John Baumfalk, this year at their Summer Diamond Bash in Montclair, N.J. Baumfalk, 91, will make the trip to share in the excitement with his daughters, Aug. 1 and 2.



Read more on YEA.com








Jersey Surf



Jersey Surf in their first season as a World Class corps, will depart from New Jersey for the second part of their 2009 tour in a few short days. Members will meet up at Camden County Vo-Tech, July 21 for their tour which will keep them on the road until after the World Championships in Indianapolis.



Read more on JerseySurf.org.








Madison Scouts



The Madison Scouts are pleased to announce the formation of Fleur de Lis, a co-ed winter guard ensemble that will compete as an Independent World group in the upcoming 2010 Winter Guard International season. The new competing unit will be under the creative direction of Madison Scouts color guard choreographer JC Caceres and much of the same staff utilized by the corps.



Read more at MadisonScouts.org.








Santa Clara Vanguard



Santa Clara Vanguard fans can check out the corps' brand new souvenir trailer at events all over the country this summer. Chief carpenter, Sal Navarro put in hard work with other SCV volunteers to make this corps' dream a reality.



Read more online at SCVanguard.org.