The Concord Blue Devils won their 16th DCI World Championship on Saturday night in Indianapolis. The Blue Devils scored a 99.65 (the highest score ever in DCI) in their final performance. The Bluecoats (97.175) won 2nd place and The Cadets (96.875) placed 3rd. The Blue Devils had an amazing year, winning every competition leading up to finals. The Santa Clara Vanguard placed first in percussion for their final performance.
For complete results and recap analysis, check out DCI.org. Congratulations to The Blue Devils.
Were you there or did you watch it live? What were your favorite moments of the season? Leave a comment and let us know what you thought of the 2014 DCI season.
Here’s the Blue Devils show from Salem, VA on 07/29/2014.
This video features the exhibition performance by Pulse Percussion 2010 at the Centerville Exhibition. Pulse won their first title (Gold Medal – 96.375) with “Worth the Wait” at the 2010 WGI Championships. Congratulations, Pulse!
Originally posted on DrumChattr on October 12, 2010 by Dave Gerhart.
This video features Antonio Sanchez in a performance with the Pat Metheny Group in 2002. The independence he displays is astounding! Sit back on this lazy Sunday and enjoy! If you are so inclined we would love to hear your thoughts in the comments.
Originally posted on DrumChattr on October 10, 2010 by Thomas Burritt.
This video features Steve Gadd and Stanley Clarke performing My Greatest Hits. The groove and feel between Steve and Stanley is truly inspiring.
Leave your thoughts on this performance in the comments. Also, if there are any other videos/performances we should check out, please let us know.
Originally posted on DrumChattr on October 5, 2010 by Dave Gerhart.
The Concord Blue Devils A Corp won their 14th DCI Championship on Saturday night in Indianapolis. The Blue Devils scored a 98.90 in their final performance. The Cavaliers (97.750) won 2nd place and the Bluecoats (96.400) placed 3rd. Phantom Regiment received high honors in percussion followed by The Cavaliers and Bluecoats.
The Concord Blue Devils B Corp won the 2010 DCI Open Class Championships with a score of 97.55. They also received high honors in Percussion. Second place honors go to the Oregon Crusaders (94.00) and third place goes to the Spartans (93.60). For more information, check out Drum Corps International. Congrats to all of the corps for another great summer of music.
Originally posted on DrumChattr on August 15, 2010 by Dave Gerhart.
Fun fact: The drum set was foundational to Mike’s development as a percussionist.
Originally posted on DrumChattr on August 15, 2010 by Tom Burritt.