In This Edition ...
• Vanguard Cadets back in action
• Troopers alums rub elbows with Lady GaGa
• Follow Watchmen "To Valhalla"
• Plus much more!
This Sunday, February 12, the Academy is hosting an open house to unveil the corps’ new office space in Arizona. Desserts and beverages will be served.
The Battalion wants you to get excited about the corps’ 2017 production with these downloadable phone wallpapers.
The Blue Devils special needs color guard announced the title of its 2017 production. Learn more about this inspiring group.
The Blue Knights have a booth at the Texas Music Educators Association convention in San Antonio this weekend and encourage all in attendance to stop by and chat.
Blue Stars have announced the return of their annual “On Corps!” competition for aspiring arrangers and composers. The corps will perform the winning arrangement/composition during its encore performances this coming season.
If you’d like to travel with one of DCI’s top corps, and have experience as an athletic trainer or can manage an entire fleet of corps vehicles, check out these open positions with the Cadets.
If you’re at the annual Texas Music Educators Association convention this weekend, stop by Crossmen’s booth and say “hello.”
Meet the members of Mandarins’ 2017 drum major team who have more than a decade worth of drum corps experience between them.
Nominations for the next class of Phantom Regiment Hall of Fame members are due by the end of the month.
River City Rhythm
River City Rhythm has announced an upcoming collaboration with the University of Wisconsin River Falls music department. During the corps’ April rehearsal camp, four members of the university’s music staff will present a brass master class to all attendees.
Santa Clara Vanguard
In honor of the organization’s 50th anniversary, Santa Clara Vanguard is looking for members, staff, alums, and fans to contribute their stories for a commemorative book.
Santa Clara Vanguard Cadets
The Vanguard Cadets were back in action recently for a callback audition camp. Check out these photos recapping the weekend.
Seattle Cascades announced a location change for its upcoming rehearsal camp.
It’s time to sign up for Southwind’s annual Fool’s Rush 5K and Fun Run. The event will be held April 1 at the University of South Alabama. Event sponsorships are available.
Spirit of Atlanta
Spirit of Atlanta is selling a variety of used Adams percussion and Kanstul brass instruments on the corps’ website
Troopers guard staff member Chris Cook was one of the choreographers and performers who accompanied Lady Gaga at the Super Bowl halftime show in Houston. Two Troopers alums also participated as performers.
This week Watchmen announced the title of its 2017 “To Valhalla,” which will be based on an original composition by staff composers.
Corps news and announcements (2/3/2017)