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1981 Dutch Boy Drum & Bugle Corps


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Repertoire:Meadowlands / Devil Went Down to Georgia / Chicago Medley / The Elks' Parade / Make Me Smile / Only The Beginning / Music
Final Position:4th Place in Class A in Montreal, Quebec Score: 57.65

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In 1981, the Corps competed in "A" class and "Open" class events internationally and won both the 1981 Ontario Provincial and Canadian National Drum Corps Championships and was a finalist in the U.S. Open, the American International, the Key to The Sea, and DCI, Montreal.
Meadowlands - Mark Dietrich
Chicago medley - Shawn Seeds & Terry Clayton (duet)
Elks Parade - Sven Frehe, Jeff Pope, Mark Dietrick,
Greg Sebastian (quartet)
Music - Reg Densmore and Dave Fischer
Season Highlights:
The corps appeared in many parades, exhibitions, including Argo half-time shows and appeared in the television series "Circus" in November.

Tour Schedule:
June 6 – Welland Rose Festival- Parade & Contest
June 12-14 – Frankenmuth, Mich
July 18 – Toronto Argonauts – Exhibition
July 20 – Waterloo – Venture Show
July 21 – Brantford Contest
June 26 – Cleveland Northern Lights Contest
June 28 – Sandusky, Mich – Contest
July 1 – Windsor, ON - Great Lakes Championships
July 3 – Clawson, Mich – Contest
July 4 – Riverview, Mich – Contest
July 5 Detroit, MI
July 10-12 – Howell, Mich
July 18 – Sarnia – Contest
July 19 – Kitchener – Dutch Boy Int’l - 1st
July 26 – Peterborough, ON – Contest
July 29-31 – Marion, OH – US Open
Aug 1-4 – Toledo, OH – Key to the Sey Contest
Aug 9 – Ottawa, OH – Contest
Aug 10-12 – Butler, PENN
Aug 14 - Ypsilanti, MI – DCI North
Aug 15 – Kitchener – Dutch Boy Int’l
Aug 16 – Hamilton – DCI Canada
Aug 17 – Ottawa, ON Contest
Aug 18 - Montreal, QC - DCI Class A Prelims
Aug 21 - Montreal, QC - DCI Class A Finals
Miscellaneous Extras:
View the Tour Schedule
Corps Director:John Robins

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Teaching Staff
Percussion:Terry Kirkpatrick (Arranger)

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Drum Major:Mary Beth Boss, Paul MacIntyre, Stephan Rektor
Brass:Soprano: Steve Gingerich, Chris Moorley, Brian Murphy, Jim Torcov, Rhonda Woodworth
Mellophone: Laurie Castonguay, Greg Sebastian
Baritone: Jason Carmount, Reg Densmore, Sven Frehe, Jim Gardiner, Kelly Krpan, Glenn Lukas, Alan Stewart
Contra: James Glen, Jeff Pope
French Horn: Dave Meikle
Percussion:Snare: Debbie Myers
Tenors: Paul Janzen
Cymbals: Mike Stumpf
Pit: Chris Stumpf
Bells: Roly Matthews, Penny Schmiedendorf
Auxiliary:Colleen Davis, Mary-Jane Geisel, Nancy Glousher, Tammy Piccinetti
30 of 96 marching members registered for this year