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RIP Myron Rosander ….

Credit, love, reverence, respect, humility, mourning, appreciation, honor, perseverance, integrity, indomitable spirit, courage, love and hope. These are just a few of the words that come to mind when I think about my favorite educator who later became a close friend and confidante. Rosander was there when a father-figure was Read more…

By Chris Welke, ago
Artwork

SoCal Drum Corps Weekend…

I haven’t been able to hit a one-two-punch BD/SCV show since 2011. So this was a big deal. There isn’t much to review because I was mostly working and socializing. I missed every other corps, but that doesn’t bother me so much. I wanted to check out Devs in the Read more…

By Chris Welke, ago
Music

DRUM CORPS season begins…

..like channukah for ol’ jew-boy TapTapTapper… Let’s get it on! This is the REAL Game of Thrones. Come see The Blue Devils, The Santa Clara Vanguard (and me….) at  Glendora – massive tailgates and plenty of In The Lot action. So Fucking Stoked. A sample for the unititiated:  Some BD space Read more…

By Chris Welke, ago