STORM WARNINGS

Official News Letter of Indiana Storm Productions.

 

 Collaboration has started with a combined Car Wash and Yard Sale to benefit both the Terre Haute North Vigo Marching Band as well as the Storm Drum Corps.  During the day, over a combined total of of $1000 was raised.  Storm was interviewed by the local FOX News affiliate as well and the local Country Station 102.7 radio who sent their truck and Country Cuze.  Recruiting was also taking place with a very successful day.



 

 

Storm Drum Corps

Storm Drum Corps will begin rehearsals in November of 2018 and hopes to field an Open Class drum and bugle corps in the summer of 2019 or 2020.  The corps is open to individuals aged 16 - 21 years of age.  The corps will be fielding with brand new equipment and has opening for 12 trumpets, 4-6 mellophones, 12 Baritones, 4 Tubas.  If more tuba players present themselves, the corps will endeavor to obtain up to 2 more horns.  All the horns are in standard band keys, Bb and F mellophones.  The percussion line will field 6 snare, 3 tenors, 5 Bass.  The Pit will depend on member availability as well and equipment.  The first year of the corps will run an out and back schedule with plans to participate in Sound Sport contests, but numerous parades and concerts in the Wabash area.  While it is anticipated that membership will come primarily from the local area, the corps will be recruiting in Indiana, Ohio, Illinois, Missouri, and Kentucky.  The rehearsal schedule will be every other weekends each month.  The first camp will be an all day camp on either Saturday or Sunday.  The second camp will be a full weekend camp starting on Friday evening and running until Sunday at 5:00 PM.  Individuals who submit an application with their $50 application fee (counts towards dues) Prior to December 31, 2017 will be given 25% reduction in their first year dues.  Tentatively, dues are expected to $400 and the camps will cost $30. Monthly fundraisers will provide members the ability to pay half of their dues amount.  Interested parties should send an application (no cash at this time, you will be sent a notice) to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. 

 

A Blast from the Past

A Blast from the Past from the Broadway Show Blast. As we strive to create a drum corps show, the major point is not so much how loudly you play or how many notes you play... the essence are not props or costumes, What make a performance memorable is the creation of a moment,or in the case of champions, at least 3 distinct moments. The following performance does just that.. it creates and holds it's audience in that moment... something that Storm Staff and corps will strive to do. Excellence though the suspending time and space in a moment: I present such a moment created by BLAST,

 

 2018 Music being considered from STORM

The following music is being considered for Storm, which will make it's debut as a SoundSport Teacm.  To The Summit and Into The Storm represents the fusion of segments of two individual pieces by Robert W Smith which will be used to produce a theme and variation of contrasts and will seek to create a series of moments for the audience.  Players will be asked to extend themselves in the attainment of excellence in both performance and expression.  Please sit back and enjoy this edited performance of To the Summit and Into the Storm.

To the Summit and Into the Storm

 

 Sponsorship's and service projects will be made available to earn dues for individuals in need.


 

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