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ASU—it’s a hot one!! UPDATED: June 10

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Ok, 107 degrees?? Really?! But it’s a DRY heat…..sure. Well there’s only one thing to do when it’s that hot: LOTS OF WATER BREAKS!! There’s no question that the staff is aware of the need to keep the students hydrated–that was the first order of business at the initial staff…

Arizona 2009 Comes to an End

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Just a couple of days ago students from Arizona, New Mexico, Colorado, California, Utah and Idaho came together for the first time–complete strangers.  After four days they left with renewed energy, an exciting outlook on what the future holds, and in many cases, they made life-long friends!  DMA at Arizona…

Arizona–ANOTHER DMA Dynasty Develops

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Ok, clearly we have a trend going on at a few locations–the development of Marchoff Dynasties.  See if you can figure out the trend here in Arizona.  The winner of last night’s march off was: Julie Streety, Rincon University HS, AZ Congratulations Julie!  (what’s up with the Rincon University High…

Arizona–something new!

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A quick post because this is too rare of an occurance to be buried in a lot of back story! For the first time in a very long time there was no clear winner in yesterday’s march off–it ended in a tie!  The winners: Even Reese, Rincon University HS, AZ…

Arizona DMA Underway!

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The DMA Arizona got off to a great start last night. A terrific staff and IMPACT TEAM ensures that chwch-in was as smooth as possible, and right after dinner Mr. Parks got to work! Just before heading inside for the last evening session the first march-off took place. Alec Walsh…

DMA AZ

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WOW!  What a camp, the group was amazing yet again this year.  Arizona started off the year for DMA 2008 and everything went smoothly and the drum majors and staff had a great time.  I know we didn’t get any of the march off winners listed each night, but I’ll have those…

One Down, Tons to Go!

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DMA @ Arizona came to a close today all while DMA @ ULM was well underway!  After speaking with Brian Wolfe out in Arizona my understanding is that everything was going great and that it was a fantastic week!  Way to go Arizona staff and students!!  I believe pictures are…

Don’t Stop Believing!!!!!!

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Hey, DMAers….I might have made that word up, but I’m pretty sure that somebody else must have said it before, so I won’t feel too guilty about that! I’m writing this blog because I’m getting ready to judge some drum majors at a tournament this weekend, and it’s got me…

DMA AZ Comes to a Close

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Wow, what a week! It’s a bit sad that all is over in such a short amount of time, but very exciting to look towords next season. With all that we learned and taught this week I think this group of students is ready to go home and make a…