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

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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…

Kutztown – Great Week/Crazy Staff

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July–everything changes once we get to July.  Most of the Academies shift from the southern states to the northern states, and that means the faces of the staff changes as well.  Our staff in the south are made up mostly of band directors and once we get to July it…

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…

Kutztown Final Summation

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Time races past me and I just forced a moment away from getting ready for the next adventure (DMA @ UMASS) to post the long awaited entry about the final days at Kutztown. I have been part of the DMA Staff for many years now (far more than seems possible)…

Kutztown Well Underway

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Talk about a struggle!!! Sure your computer can FIND a wireless signal but can you gain access to the internet? Nope, not a chance. And then along comes the nicest man in the world, Dr. Willis Rapp, Director of Bands at Kutztown University and WHAMMO! You’re all hooked up on…