Wind Gap Blue Eagles - Wind Gap, PA, USA
Photo by: Larry Eckert

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Texas: a division I corps in multiple uniforms

Court of Honor performs at Boy Scouts dinner

by Marc Kaufman, Court of Honor executive director

Court of Honor played to a packed house at the Gwinnett Civic and Cultural Arts Center’s grand ballroom March 28. The occasion was the North East Georgia Council of Boy Scouts of America’s American Values Dinner. The audience of more than 600 people, which included dignitaries such as U.S. Sen, Saxby Chambliss and local VIPs such as Gwinnett County Superintendent of Schools Alvin Wilbanks, gave generous applause as the corps performed No Bad News from this year’s field show...

April 02, 2003

See what’s in the April 2003 issue of DCW!

DCI’s 32nd season will be a big one
An update on what’s coming up this summer for DCI

Orders being taken for volume 2 of history book
A second 432-page book on the history of drum corps will be published in June.

The amazing world of drum corps
Fascinating facts from drum corps history

DCI Midwest spring meeting confirms big show schedule
An update on DCI Midwest

Remembering an old friend
Mayflower Billericay of Essex, England existed from the 1970s to 1990s.

Somewhere over...

March 31, 2003

Summer schedule is now online

The 2003 summer drum corps schedule is now available online. It includes Drum Corps International, Drum Corps Associates, British Youth Band Association, Drum Corps United Kingdom and Drum Corps Europe contests. A list of corps performing at each event will be added...

March 31, 2003

Price reduced for Bruni tribute dinner

Organizers expect hundreds of people from across the United States and Canada to pay tribute to Rochester’s “Music Man” Vince Bruni May 10 during the “Celebration of a Life of Movement and Music” to be held at the George Eastman House.

Due to a sizable donation from an anonymous source to help defray expenses for the tribute, the ticket price has been reduced to $25.

Bruni, a retired Rochester school teacher who lives in Webster, NY, is the founder and director of Rochester’s Empire Statesmen senior drum and...

March 26, 2003

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