Regionals – May/June 2011

Regional Marching Band Events

A listing of marching events: major competitions, shows and conferences, by region. From May to July 2011.

West

Drum Corps International

June 21—Albuquerque, NM—Drums Along the Sandias
June 22—Mesa, AZ—Southwest Corps Connection: A Night of Drum Corps Champions
June 24—Clovis, CA—MidCal Champions Showcase
June 25—Stanford, CA—DCI West
June 26—Stockton, CA—32nd Annual Moonlight Classic
June 28—Atascadero, CA—Brass Along the Central Coast
June 29—Medford, OR—Beat of the Rogue
July 1—San Diego, CA—Corps at the Crest San Diego
July 1—Hillsboro, OR—Portland Summer Music Games
July 2—Seattle, WA—Seattle Summer Music Games
July 2—Walnut, CA—Corps at the Crest Walnut
July 3—Spokane, WA—Summer Thunder
July 3—Riverside, CA—Western Corps Connection
July 6—Salt Lake City, UT—Corps Encore
July 8—Loveland, CO—Drums Along the Rockies Loveland Edition
July 9—Denver, CO—Drums Along the Rockies
July 9—Fremont, CA—California State Open
July 10—Northern CA—Loudest Show on Earth
July 16—Southern CA—So-Cal Classic
July 17—Southern CA

 

Midwest

Drum Corps International

June 21—Indianapolis, IN—DCI Circle City
June 22—Fairfield, OH—Summer Music Games in Cincinnati
June 24—Muncie, IN—DCI Central Indiana
June 25—Grand Rapids, MI—DCI Western Michigan
June 26—Lisle, IL—Cavalcade of Brass
June 28—Woodbury, MN—River City Rhapsody Woodbury
June 29—Mankato, MN—The Thunder of Drums
June 30—Whitewater, WI—The Whitewater Classic
July 1—Oswego, IL—Festival of Brass
July 2—Michigan City, IN—Pageant of Drums
July 3—Cedarburg, WI—Rotary Music Festival
July 5—Dublin, OH—Emerald City Music Games
July 5—Boise, ID—Boise Summer Music Games
July 6—Centerville, OH—Souring Sounds 32
July 7—Akron, OH—Innovations in Brass
July 8—Bowling Green, OH—Glassmen All Star Review
July 9—Madison, WI—Drums on Parade
July 10—Dubuque, IA—Music on the March
July 10—Omaha, NE—Drums Across Nebraska
July 11—Davenport, IA—Rhythms Along the River
July 12—Waukee, IA—Celebration in Brass
July 12—Metamora, IL—River City Rhapsody Metamora
July 13—Sioux Falls, SD—Sioux Empire Spectacular
July 13—Paddock Lake, WI
July 15—La Crosse, WI—River City Rhapsody La Crosse
July 16—Minneapolis, MN—DCI Minnesota
July 17—Rockford, IL—Show of Shows, a Tour of Champions Series event
July 17—Kansas City, MO—Brass Impact
July 18—Lebanon, IL—DCI St. Louis
July 19—Wichita, KS—Drums Across Kansas
July 20—Broken Arrow, OK—Drums of Summer
July 28—Madison, IN
July 30—Paw Paw, MI—Drum Corps in the Village
July 30—DeKalb, IL
July 31—Southwestern MI—Legends Drum Corps Preview

Miscellaneous

June 20-25—Muncie, IN—Music for All Summer Symposium
June 26—Alexandria, MN—Vikingland Band Festival

 

Northeast

Drum Corps International

June 23—Pittsburgh, PA—Three Rivers Summer Music Games
June 26—Old Bridge, NJ—Drum Corps: An American Tradition
June 27—Bridgeport, CT—Bridgeport Drums
June 29—Ft. Edward/Glens Falls, NY—Adirondack Drums
July 1—Quincy, MA—CYO Nationals Tribute
July 2—Lynn, MA—The Beanpot Invitational
July 3—Bristol, RI—Summer Music Preview
July 6—Jackson, NJ—Drum Corps: An American Tradition
July 16—Manchester, NH—Fiesta de Musica
July 17—Malden, MA

Miscellaneous

May 19-20—Gorham, ME—Maine Music Educators Association

 

South

Drum Corps International

June 18—Saginaw, TX—DCI Ft. Worth
June 19—Round Rock, TX—DCI Austin presented by DeMoulin Bros. & Co.
June 21—Martin, TN
June 25—Arlington, VA—DCI Salutes America presented by UnitedHealthcare of the Mid-Atlantic
July 19—Van Buren, AR—Battle on the Border VIII
July 21—Denton, TX—DCI North Dallas presented by Red River Thunder
July 22—Odessa, TX—DCI West Texas presented by Thunder in the Desert
July 22—Houston, TX—DCI Houston presented by THE exSIGHTment of SOUND, a Tour of Champions Series event
July 23—San Antonio, TX—DCI Southwestern Championship at the Alamodome
July 24—San Antonio, TX—DCI World Class Individual and Ensemble Championship
July 25—Lafayette, LA—Drums Across Cajun Field
July 25—Dallas, TX—DCI Dallas presented by North Texas Festival of Drums and Bugles
July 26—Edmond, OK—DCI Central Oklahoma
July 26—Ocean Springs, MS—Mississippi Sound Spectacular
July 27—Hattiesburg, MS—DCI Southern Mississippi
July 27—Little Rock, AR—DCI Arkansas
July 28—Gadsden, AL—DCI Gadsden Presented by Alabama Battle of the Brass
July 29—Murfreesboro, TN—The Masters of the Summer Music Games, a Tour of Champions Series event
July 30—Atlanta, GA—DCI Atlanta Southeastern Championship presented by Lake Oconee and Greene County, GA
July 31—Rock Hill, SC—NightBEAT, a Tour of Champions Series event
July 31—Orlando, FL—DCI Orlando

Miscellaneous

June 2-4—Scottsdale, AZ—CBDNA Athletic Band Symposium
July 21-23—Nashville, TN—Summer NAMM
July 24-27—San Antonio, TX—Texas Bandmasters Association Convention/Clinic

Shaping a Drum Major

Head drum major of the Avon Marching Black & Gold—Bandsof America’s three-peat Grand National Champion—looks backon three “humbling” years on the podium.