Every year, the best drum and bugle corps from across the country come to compete at Drums Along The Mohawk at RFA Stadium in Rome. This year, Santa Clara Vanguard Drum & Bugle Corps will be in town. Santa Clara Vanguard was one of the original corps in Drum Corps International (DCI). Founded in 1967, this California corps is known for their exciting and innovative performances.  They've won 6 DCI World Championships, and they're no stranger to RFA Stadium.  Here's a look at what they've been working on this summer:

The "Silicon Valley" corps will be bringing their new show to Rome for Drums Along The Mohawk.  The show is entitled "Force of Nature" and it looks like they will be a force to be reckoned with for sure.

Santa Clara Vanguard/Drum Corps International

For more videos and information about Santa Clara Vanguard, check out their YouTube channel.

Drum Corps International's 2016 Summer Tour is scheduled to hit Rome Free Academy Stadium on Sunday, August 7.  Here's a look at this year's performers:

  • Santa Clara Vanguard - Santa Clara, CA
  • Madison Scouts - Madison, WI
  • Blue Stars - LaCrosse, WI
  • Seattle Cascades - Seattle, WA
  • Colts - Dubuque, IA
  • Spirit of Atlanta - Atlanta, GA
  • The Academy - Tempe, AZ
  • Troopers - Casper, WY

Tickets to this year's show are available by calling 315-339-6484 or go to Drums Along The Mohawk's website.


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