DCI.org columnist Michael Boo will continue to blog live from the DCI World Championship Finals Saturday, Aug. 11 within the confines of Lucas Oil Stadium in downtown Indianapolis. Follow along as Boo and guest blogger Mike Ferlazzo describe the action as it's happening on the field when 12 World Class corps compete for the last time in Finals, starting at 7 p.m. (ET).

Read previous live blogs from DCI.org:

2012 DCI World Championship Semifinals

2012 DCI World Championship Prelims

2012 DCI Southeastern Championship, Atlanta

2012 DCI Southwestern Championship, San Antonio

2012 DCI Minnesota, Minneapolis

Michael Boo was a member of the Cavaliers from 1975-1977. He has written about the drum corps activity for more than a quarter century and serves as a staff writer for various Drum Corps International projects. Boo has written for numerous other publications and has published an honors-winning book on the history of figure skating.

As an accomplished composer, Boo holds a bachelor's degree in music education and a master's degree in music theory and composition. He resides in Chesterton, Ind.