DCI releases 2015 SoundSport competition schedule

Southwind Drum & Bugle Corps performs at a SoundSport competition In Huntsville, Ala. in 2014. (photo credit: Southwind)

Drum Corps International today unveiled the 2015 schedule for its promising SoundSport program, designed to give new ensembles a chance to perform and grow before they make the push for DCI membership.

In addition to offering five competitions in the United States, DCI will also hold seven international SoundSport competitions from Guatemala to Japan.


DCI touts growth during annual meeting

The Alexander Hotel in Indianapolis served as the headquarters for DCI's annual winter business meetings.

The annual business meetings for Drum Corps International got underway today at The Alexander Hotel in Indianapolis to discuss, among other things, the encouraging growth in the drum corps activity.

More than 100 attendees heard reports that point to promising improvement in participation, event attendance and revenue. Proof points offered to the group included: