2023 Indoor Season Schedule
The 2023 marching arts season is about to begin! Winter guard, indoor percussion, and indoor winds season leads us off, with some shows happening this weekend. I’m looking forward to seeing all of the performers on the floor, as well as my many friends throughout the marching community. I plan on a full schedule of […]
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 […]
#MarchingMonday – 2022 Avon High School Indoor Winds: “Murmuration”
Earlier today, talk of starlings came up on my feed. This reminded me of the 2022 Avon High School Indoor Winds ensemble and their incredible production of “Murmuration”, which is what a flock of starlings is called. This performance gets me in the feels every time I watch it. It is amazing that a high […]
Black Gold IW 2017 One – YouTube
Created and performed in the year following the Orlando Pulse Massacre, the Black Gold winter guard‘s 2017 performance of “One” utilized the music of Coldplay‘s “Fix You” while the names and ages of each of the 49 victims were announced. The floor, costumes, and flag designs evoked both the “pulse” of a heart stopping and […]
2015 WGI – The Proposal
Six years ago, I went to my first Winter Guard International Indoor Percussion Finals. It was a spur of the moment decision to go, and I was fortunate to get a seat right on the center line of the performance floor, way up on the top row. On top of the incredible performances, I was […]
Marching Arts Reaction Videos
As an alumnus and life long supporter of the marching arts, any time I see drum corps, marching band, color guard, indoor percussion, or indoor winds get some love and recognition outside of our tight knit community, I want to celebrate. Recently, reaction videos have become a major part of the YouTube world, and one […]
New Zealand Girl Reacts to WGI RHYTHM X | TOUCH 2009
Between this reaction video and EMC Production’s reaction to the video with Mike McIntosh’s judges tape, I still can’t get enough of this show.
This Drumline got a PERFECT SCORE
Do you want it? DO YOU WANT IT?!?!?
This four mallet XYLOPHONE headcam is AMAZING!
Adam watches 2017 Pulse – HOW DID THEY ONLY GET 3RD??? Adam watches 2017 MCM – OK, I get it now.
2020 WGI Dayton Percussion/Winds Regional – Flickr Albums
I have uploaded all of my photos from the 2020 Winter Guard International Dayton Percussion/Winds Regional to my Flickr account. Each performing group has its own album. Feel free to find the group you performed with/worked with/are a fan of, enjoy the photos, and share on social media. Please give me photo credit if you […]