2011 DCI Prelims Cinecast Review Now Available

My review of the 2011 DCI Prelims Cinecast is now available in the latest Drum Corps World email blast. Just click on the link below to download the PDF file. The review is on page 8. You will need a PDF reader program such as Adobe Acrobat Reader to open the file. Link: http://www.high-velocity-media.com/aug_22_newsletter.pdf

2011 Lake Erie Fanfare I Review Now On-Line

My review of the 2011 Lake Erie Fanfare Open Class competition is now online as part of the 2011 DCW On-Line series on Drum Corps Planet. You can find the review here. Also, I have a couple photos I took from the show. I would have taken more, but I was having iPhone issues during […]

2011 Emerald City Music Games Review

My review of the 2011 Emerald City Music Games drum corps competition is now posted as part of the Drum Corps World On-Line series on Drum Corps Planet: July 5, 2011 – Dublin, OH . . . Four straight nights of shows in the Buckeye State kicked off in the Columbus suburban enclave of Dublin […]

2011 Drum Corps Preview: Phantom Regiment

In recent years, storytelling has become as synonymous with Phantom Regiment as white uniforms and classical music. Since 2006, Phantom has given us the stories of Faust, Spartacus, and the Red Violin, with most of the musical selections coming from sources outside of the theme. This year’s edition of the corps brings us another story-based […]

2011 Drum Corps Preview: Cadets and Blue Devils

Today was another sign that the 2011 drum corps season is almost upon us here in North America. First, the Blue Devils released their 2011 pre-season recordings for both the A and B corps on CD, via digital download, and through their Mediabox subscription streaming service. Earlier this evening, the Cadets broadcast a run-through of their 2011 […]