Springing from its deep military roots, Drum Corps International and its member corps have long celebrated the national colors, and the artistic use of tens of thousands of performance flags which they have inspired. As we commemorate the flag of the United States of America today, we take a moment to look back at some of the many symbolic forms it has taken throughout Drum Corps International's colorful history. Enjoy this montage featuring the 1976 Bridgemen performance of John Philip Sousa's "Stars and Stripes Forever."