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...
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...
Cincinnati Police Officer Thomas Slade received the Police Officer of the Year award from the Exchange Club of Cincinnati at their meeting February 12. The Exchange Club presents this award each year to recognize the accomplishments of one police officer and to bring public attention to the dedication and service of all those who work in law enforcement.
Slade is the director of Cincinnati Tradition drum and bugle corps.
Slade entered the Police Academy in May 1980 and he has worked in uniformed patrol for his entire career with the...
According to the Online Computer Library Center, 15 libraries have added the first volume of “A History of Drum & Bugle Corps” to their holdings. The list includes:
* Bowling Green State University (Ohio)
* Butler University (Indianapolis, Indiana)
* East Carolina University
* Eastern Shores Library System (Wisconsin)
* Grace College & Seminary Library (Indiana)
* Hutchinson Public Library (Kansas)
* South Central Kansas Library System
* Wichita Public Library (Kansas)