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

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Racine Scouts increase membership at January camp

January 23, 2003

A drum corps proposal

by Kelly Bitter, DCW editor

Westchester Brassmen approach 20 years of parade corps success

by David Lepore, DCW staff

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

Electronics, amplification return among proposed changes to DCI
The DCI board of directors will have 12 rules proposals to ponder at their January 24-26 meeting in Orlando, FL.

DCA lists rules changes, now allowing any-key instruments
Drum Corps Associates discussed rules and scoring sheets at its Rules Congress January 11-12.

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

Remembering an old friend
The Marauders of Longview, WA, performed shows based on vampires and...

January 17, 2003

Any-key instrumentation, new scoring sheets are among changes to DCA

January 11 and 12 Drum Corps Associates held its bi-annual Rules Congress in Scranton, PA. At the meeting, rules and sheets for the next two seasons were determined. President Mickey Petrone guided the long, busy weekend. A large turnout of directors, managers and staff members, worked hard and long to accomplish what had to be done in just one weekend.

Petrone was particularly grateful to the leadership provided by judge coordinator Ken Sherry and the three caption chairmen, Bob Cardaneo, Ed Argenziano and Eric Sabach. They led their captions...

January 13, 2003

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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.

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