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ITS GAME TIME! New Fundraiser for football season

On September 25, 2015, in Events, News, Support

We are conducting an exciting fundraiser in conjunction with the NFL Season. Buy a $20 Football Mania Sweepstakes Game Card for a chance at winning some cash! Each game card costs $20 and contains 3 random football teams in each of the last 10 weeks of the pro football season…

Breaking News- 2016 Music Design Team Announced

On September 14, 2015, in Staff News

 Tim Salzman– DCI Hall of Fame Member and acclaimed arranger, writer, instructor, and consultant Tim Salzman will become the Music Caption Facilitator for the 2016 Boston Crusaders. Timothy Salzman is in his twenty-ninth year at the University of Washington where he serves as Professor of Music/Director of Concert Bands, is…

BREAKING NEWS- PROGRAM + VISUAL DESIGNERS FOR THE 2016 PROGRAM

On September 11, 2015, in Staff News

September, 11th 2015- The Boston Crusaders is excited to announce the addition of Jay Murphy, Anthony Smith, and Brian Murphy to lead the 2016 design team. JAY MURPHY– Legendary in the pageantry activity, Jay Murphy has spent years creating and staging successful indoor and outdoor programs.  Jay has collaborated and…

BOSTON CRUSADERS WELCOME NEW CORPS DIRECTOR

On September 8, 2015, in Staff News

The Boston Crusaders is pleased to announce that Jeff Pearson will assume the role of corps director for the 2016 season. Jeff Pearson was the Director of Operations for the Boston Crusaders during the 2014-2015 season and we are excited to have Pearson step into this new role. Executive Director Chris…

Meet the 2016 Drum Majors

On August 31, 2015, in Member News

We are pleased to announce that Aidan Williams and Mark Hambleton will lead the Boston Crusaders Drum & Bugle Corps in 2016. With a combined 8 years of drum corps experience, we couldn’t think of better people to represent the Crusaders as we enter in our 76th season of competition….

2016 AUDITIONS: YOU HAVE WHAT IT TAKES…BECOME A CRUSADER

On August 27, 2015, in Events, News

REGISTER TODAY to become a Crusader in 2016! Find out information on camps, get connected with Caption Heads, and interact with veterans of the 2016 season. VISIT: www.joinbostoncrusaders.com VETERANS AND NEW AUDITIONING MEMBERS Once you register, also sign up for our Facebook Audition Pages and continue the conversation! Interact with…

INSPIRE ARTS WELCOMES NEW COO/EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR

On August 26, 2015, in News, Staff News

INSPIRE ARTS WELCOMES Chris Holland, Chief Operations Officer/Executive Director AUGUST 26th, 2015- Inspire Arts & Music, parent organization of the Boston Crusaders Drum & Bugle Corps, welcomes Chris Holland as the new COO/Executive Director.  Chris is an alumnus of the Boston Crusaders having participated for nine seasons from 1986 through…

JOIN THE SYSTEM BLUE LEADERSHIP CAMP

On May 11, 2015, in Events

  SYSTEM BLUE LEADERSHIP CAMP COMES TO NEW ENGLAND This 2-day intensive camp is for drum majors, color guard captains, section leaders and students aspiring to leadership positions, ages 14 and up. Focus will be on leadership and communication skills, conducting and score study, music and visual warm-up techniques and…

SYSTEM BLUE PERCUSSION CAMPS COME TO NEW ENGLAND

On May 7, 2015, in Events

  SYSTEM BLUE CAMPS COME TO NEW ENGLAND This is an incredible camp run by our friends at System Blue and the Blue Devils. Make this an entire experience for your program. Take your students to the system blue camp then attend the ALL STAR EAST COAST CLASSIC LIVE AT…

Presenting their 2015 program….

On May 6, 2015, in News, Show Announcements

Presenting our 2015 show….CONQUEST Musical Selections include: Game of Thrones- Ramin Djawadi Conquest- Alfred Newman Palladio- Karl Jenkins Take What is Ours- Brian Tyler 5 Variants From Dives & Lazarus- Ralph Vaughan Williams The Battle- Hans Zimmer Original Music by Ryan George and Ellis Hampton See the Boston Crusaders this…