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Tuesday 6 September 2016

Blue Devils staff join Kidsgrove Scouts

Some days ago the Kidsgrove Scouts have made an important announcement: three members of the Blue Devils A (Concord, CA) will fly from the USA to Kidsgrove in order to help the Scouts during the Finals week, on the road to the DCE European Championship (Kerkrade, September 24th).

Tuesday 30 August 2016

International instructors at Kadoudal’s Summer Camp

Kadoudal has just finished their Summer Camp which was held in their home town Quiberon between 22nd and 25th August. The camp was run by international instructors.

Thursday 25 August 2016

DrumLine Battle returns to DCUK Championships

Following the success of the DrumLine Battle held at the 2015 British Drum Corps Championships, Drum Corps United Kingdom have announced that for the 2016 Championships the event will be expanded to enable double the number of performing teams to take part.

Monday 22 August 2016

Celtic Crusaders win at home in Mullingar

Celtic Crusaders were the stand-out performance of the day. Their 2016 production “On a String” had much advanced since the Arklow contest and scored 53.70.

Wednesday 17 August 2016

European Music Games to continue in Ireland this Sunday

The second half of the Irish season will begin on Sunday in Downs GAA club in Mullingar. It promises to be a very close contest considering that less than three points separated all four corps after the Arklow contest in July.

Sunday 31 July 2016

We are taking a short break from news updates

Due to holiday plans and low staffing in the news room, there will be a short break from news updates on the Drum Corps Europe website.

Friday 29 July 2016

Brianza steps into indoor winds, percussion and guard

Brianza Parade Band from Veduggio con Colzano has plans to enter the arena of indoor winds, indoor percussion and winter guard of Color Guard Netherlands as part of a big process of growth. Therefore Brianza is looking for a professional tech and choreographer for the color guard section.

Saturday 23 July 2016

Report on DCUK Leicester contest

A Sunday afternoon in July, Leicester (home of the Premier League champions), Saffron Lane, an iconic venue and a glorious sun drenched summers day could only mean one thing. Yep that’s right. It must be a Drum Corps show in the Midlands to bring the curtain down the the first half of the DCUK season before the summer break.

Monday 18 July 2016

Vikings win in Ireland

The Irish season got underway in Arklow Co.Wicklow on Saturday July 16th. Four corps took part in in the first competition in Arklow Celtic football club.

Friday 15 July 2016

DCN will stay in Huizen until 2020

Drum Corps Netherlands has committed to continue the show in Huizen until 2020. The organisation signed a contract for four additional years at the Huizen show.

Tuesday 12 July 2016

Unity takes Italian title at IMSB Championships

Unity from Mosson/Besana have won the title in the Premier Class at the Italian championships in Lecco last Saturday. The newly crowned champion scored 89.5 points.

Sunday 10 July 2016

German Open starts earlier due to large number of participants

The German Open will be starting earlier than usual this year. The earlier time is necessary due to the large number of participants.

Friday 8 July 2016

Report: DCUK Woking contest

On Sunday 3rd July DCUK returned to the Kingfield Stadium in Woking, Surrey for the second contest of the 2016 UK season (the fifth in the European Music Games "tour"). The number of competing units was down on last years event (which hosted the Blue Devils International Corps - was that a year ago already!) but the level of performance by those that did attend was no less intense.

Wednesday 6 July 2016

The Company in the lead in the UK, Jubal remains in the lead in Europe

The Company has topped the second DCUK show of the season in Woking on Sunday. Jubal maintains its lead in the European Premier Class ranking.

Sunday 3 July 2016

Starriders win DCE show at Rasteder Musiktage

The Starriders have won the DCE contest during the Rasteder Musiktage on Saturday. The corps from Bad Münder stayed ahead of Spirit of 52 by 1.2 points with their show 'About Time'.