History book volume 1 down to less than 30 copies left!

As of Thursday, November 18, there are only about 30 copies of volume 1 of “A History of Drum & Bugle Corps” left on the shelf. During the last six weeks we have received a significant number of orders for both volumes, but especially the first one which was produced in June 2002. Once the stock is sold, there will be no more available. The book will not be reprinted.

You can click on “History Books” on this page to go to our store and place an order, or call 1-800-554-9630 seven days a week between 8:00 AM and 9:00 PM Central time to purchase a copy of one or both books.

Each one is hardcover and contains 432 pages and 1,400 photographs and illustrations. For a detailed list of the contents, click on “History Books.” Volume 2 was published in June 2003.

Any questions, call Publisher Steve Vickers at 1-800-554-9630.

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About DCW

Drum Corps World is published as an on-line electronic magazine by Sights & Sounds, Inc., Madison, WI. It is supported by advertising from manufacturers, service providers, corps, circuits and show sponsors. The publication began in October 1971 at the same time Drum Corps International was formed and has been produced continuously as a tabloid newspaper until April 2011 and on the Internet since May 2011. It is released monthly, as well as six additional e-mail blasts, one in late June, three during July and two in August.

The worldwide staff of writers and photographers provide show reviews during the season and interviews, feature articles, news and human interest stories during the off-season. The photographs that appear in the magazine are provided by 27 staff members who are scattered around the world. The publication covers World and Open Class Drum Corps International corps, Open and Class A Drum Corps Associates corps, alumni, mini-, parade and standstill units, as well as the growing activity in Europe, the Far East, Southeast Asia, the Philippines and South Africa.