Tag Archives: DCI

13 UMass bandos “age-out” of DCI competition

Corps members representing the age-out class of 2012 were recognized on the field following the World Championship Semifinals on Friday, Aug. 10 in Indianapolis. There within the confines of Lucas Oil Stadium, these graduating corps members had the opportunity to join together one last time, celebrating their accomplishments not as rival corps members, but as […]

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Carolina Crown ‘reunion’ in Amherst

Carolina Crown (including six Minuteman Band alumni) are rehearsing at McGuirk Alumni Stadium June 30 and July 1.

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Vote 4 the Drum Corps

After successfully mobilizing thousands of fans to cast votes of support using the popular “Facebook” social networking phenomenon, four of the world’s top drum corps have each received $25,000 grants in an innovative philanthropic program sponsored by the JP Morgan Chase Foundation.

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Madison Scouts announce Thom Hannum, Jim Ancona and Nick Angelis will lead Percussion Team

Chris Komnick, Executive Director, and James Mason, Artistic Director of the Madison Scouts today named Thom Hannum as Percussion Arranger and Consultant, James Ancona as Percussion Caption Supervisor and Front Ensemble Arranger and Nick Angelis as Percussion Caption Head.

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Three UMass Drumline alums leading ‘09 Cadets

The Cadets have locked in a dynamic and talented group of percussionists to guide the 2009 section as they begin work on “Lenny,” the corps’ 75th Anniversary program that spotlights the great composer Leonard Bernstein. 

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Angelis named Colts percussion caption head, arranger

Nick Angelis has been appointed Colts percussion arranger and caption head for the 2006 season.

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