July 5, 2011 > Drum Corps Show Returns to Fremont
Drum Corps Show Returns to Fremont
Submitted By Ray Pulver
They rehearse and train up to 12 hours a day and travel over 5,000 miles across the country in caravans of buses, trucks and support vehicles. For six weeks, these athletes, artists and performers are viewed and judged by thousands of spectators in high school, college and professional stadiums throughout the United States. Music can move the souls of mankind; the sight, sound and precise beat of drum corps music can be found at the emotional epitome of the human pulse.
The Santa Clara Vanguard Drum & Bugle Corps a nonprofit youth activity with far-reaching artistic, educational and organizational influence will host the California State Open competition at Fremont's Tak Memorial Stadium on Saturday evening, July 9, beginning at 5 p.m. This will be an evening of spectacular performances featuring some of the country's most talented musicians and performance ensembles from California and Washington.
Tickets are available at local outlets including Suju's Coffee and Mission Coffee in Fremont and The Bookend in Newark. Additional information is available at www.scvanguard .org.