IN THIS EDITION:
• Crossmen introduces 2021 drum major team
• Bluecoats CEO named to Stark County, Ohio’s 20 under 40
• Meet the members of Blue Devils’ ’21-’22 battery percussion staff
• And more!
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The Academy's April audition incentive will waive the $75 registration fee.
The Battalion will continue auditions and start working on music for the summer during the corps' virtual rehearsal camp on April 24.
Meet the members of Blue Devils' 2021-2022 battery percussion staff.
Blue Knights' new BKX Direct audition experience is "no frills, no fuss, and is designed for auditionees who want to get their foot in the door at the most affordable level."
Bluecoats CEO Mike Scott has been named to Stark County, Ohio's 2021 list of 20 leaders under 40 years of age.
The Boston Crusaders are headed to Ireland in March of 2022. Here's how you can get in on the trip.
The Cadets will host a special Facebook livestream on Wednesday, April 21, featuring a lineup of notable designers, staff and alumni as guest presenters.
You can follow Carolina Crown's color guard on a dedicated Facebook page.
The Cavaliers have one baritone and one tuba spot open in the low brass section of the corps' 2021 horn line.
These are the spots still open to prospective members interested in joining the 2021 Colts.
In several Facebook posts, Crossmen introduced fans to the members of the corps' 2021 drum major team.
Registration is now open for Genesis' Fenix Fur Friends Virtual 5k.
Registration is open for Gold's educational audition event on April 17.
Guardians reduced its participation fees by up to $475 for those interested in joining the corps for its 2021 season.
Heat Wave has an upcoming audition event on April 24 in Orlando.
The Impulse Xperience will get underway April 25 and May 16 in Irvine, California.
Jersey Surf gave a nod to the the yellow jacket-clad Bridgemen on National Banana Day.
Louisiana Stars is less than two weeks away from the April Stars Academy Camp.
Madison Scouts has a search open for several staff positions including sound engineer, battery percussion and visual staff.
Members of the Mandarins' brass staff created a virtual performance of "The Sound of Silence," a throwback to the corps' 2017 production.
Music City revealed plans to offer an in-person rehearsal camp over Memorial Day Weekend, May 28-31.
Pacific Crest will host an in-person rehearsal camp for its Southern California students coming up on April 25.
Check out this throwback photo to Raiders' very first season in 1991.
River City Rhythm
River City Rhythm trumpet player Marya Haugland talks about her experience in the Minnesota corps in a recently-posted video.
Santa Clara Vanguard
These are the winners of Vanguard's Quarantine Color Guard Challenge, which asked performers to work with "unconventional" pieces of equipment.
The Cascades congratulated brass supervisor Michael Alsop who recently earned his PhD in music education.
Southwind's summer series of five educational clinic events costs just $50.
Registration for Spartans' educational workshops in July is now open.
Spirit of Atlanta
Spirit of Atlanta's next virtual rehearsal camp will take place April 24.
Troopers is still recruiting color guard members to join the corps for its 2021 season.