Marching Monday – 2012 Santa Clara Vanguard Winterguard

I was late to the game when it comes to my love of the indoor marching arts, including winterguard. While I was aware of the activity thanks to my participation in drum corps, I had seen very few performances, even when I was at WGI in 2001 working a recruitment booth for Empire Statesmen. It… Continue reading Marching Monday – 2012 Santa Clara Vanguard Winterguard

12 Corps Of Christmas – 1987 Santa Clara Vanguard

Considering that drum corps is a summer activity, you wouldn’t expect to hear a lot of holiday music from them. Christmas tunes have made some great drum corps moments, however. Here are some of my favorites. It made sense to go with 12 performances, both because of the classic song “The 12 Days Of Christmas”… Continue reading 12 Corps Of Christmas – 1987 Santa Clara Vanguard

Reaction: Santa Clara Vanguard (2018 Champs)! Long Edition w/ comments!

It’s always fun to see somebody not familiar with the drum corps activity react to it for the first time. This is no expectation. Skip to 18:04 for the actual reaction to Santa Clara Vanguard’s 2018 production, Babylon.