2013 DMA Summer Workshop Schedule–MORE EXCITING THAN EVER BEFORE!

By | Alabama, Arkansas, California, Colorado, EKU, Kutztown, Locations, NCC, Ohio, Texas, UCF, UMASS, UNC / Charlotte, West Chester | No Comments

It’s posted! The 2013 DMA Summer Workshop Schedule is posted! There is much to cover so let’s get started: **NEW LOCATION** – North Central College in Naperville, Illinois! This summer DMA will expand its offerings and establish another workshop location in the great state of Illinois. After months of searching for the…


By | Arkansas, EKU | No Comments

Talk about losing track of time—the MFA Summer Symposium starts today and there are so many other DMA workshops to catch everyone up about. Here we go: EKU–lead clinician Jenny Grice took over after Mr. Parks had to depart and head over to start in Arkansas. The challenge of the…

EKU–catching up on DMA in Kentucky

By | EKU | No Comments

Nothing like surprise rain storms to make the staff jump and scramble on a moment’s notice. But talk about efficient!! All the students got into the auditorium in the blink of an eye while staff got all the indoor A/V systems working for Mr. Parks. While it could have been…

Eastern Kentucky–CRANKING AWAY!!!

By | EKU | No Comments

It’s been a few days since I’ve been able to post and while away all sorts of great things have been going on in eastern Kentucky!  Students from Kentucky, Georgia, Missouri, Ohio, Tennessee, Pennsylvania, West Virginia, Michigan, and Indiana came together  3 days ago and can probably tell you that…

Don’t Stop Believing!!!!!!

By | Alabama, Arizona, Arkansas, BOA, California, Colorado, EKU, Florida, General, Kutztown, Ohio, Tyler, Texas, ULM, UMASS, UNC / Charlotte, West Chester | No Comments

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…