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Corps news and announcements

Corps news and announcements

by Drum Corps International

Blue Devils The Blue Devils will "continue to explore the living, breathing robustness of organic design and performance" with their 2013 production, "The re:Rite of Spring." The program will celebrate Igor Stravinsky's masterpiece, "The Rite of Spring," through works by jazz arrangers Darryl Brenzel and Don Sebesky.
BlueDevils.org
Blue Stars Blue Stars have opened a contest for aspiring composers and arrangers to submit their compositions to be played by the 2013 Blue Stars as part of their encore performance repertoire. The composition and a $50 entry fee must be submitted by Wednesday, May 15.
BlueStars.org
The Cadets The Cadets will host a memorial military mass on Saturday, June 15 in Garfield, N.J. Cadets alumni who have passed away will be honored individually by name during the service.
YEA.org
Carolina Crown A marching saxophone is an integral part of a new logo debuted by Carolina Crown for the organization's "CrownSTORE," which retails marching music instruments and related equipment.
CarolinaCrown.org
The Cavaliers The Cavaliers' 2013 production, "Secret Society," will feature music by Hans Zimmer, John Mackey, Angelo Badalamenti and Michael Giacchino. Check out a movie trailer and pick up the official T-shirt on the corps' website.
Cavaliers.org
Crossmen The Crossmen are seeking recipes to include in a family-style cookbook that the corps will publish as a fundraiser.
Crossmen.org.
Impulse Impulse has plans to extend its 2013 summer tour outside of the state of California. The corps will attend competitions in Idaho, Utah and Nevada.
ImpulseYouthArts.org
Jersey Surf Jersey Surf is seeking an athletic trainer to work with the corps during its 2013 summer tour. A stipend is available for the position.
JerseySurf.org
Oregon Crusaders Oregon Crusaders still has a few positions open for interested brass and color guard students.
OregonCrusaders.org
Phantom Regiment Phantom Regiment's 2012 "On the Road" DVD is on sale for this week for 30 percent off.
Regiment.org
Spirit of Atlanta Spirit of Atlanta has been approved as a concession vendor for the NCAA men's basketball Final Four games coming to Atlanta, April 5-8. Corps members and their families (17 and older) can put money toward their 2013 tour fees by working the events.
SpiritDrumCorps.org
Spirit of New Jersey Spirit of New Jersey will hold its first rehearsal of the year, March 23 and 24, at the Queen of Angels School in Newark. All interested corps members are invited to attend.
SpiritofNewark.org