Providing tens of thousands of individuals with music education and performance opportunities.

Founded in 1964
Drum Corps Associates has provided tens of thousands of individuals with music education and performance opportunities throughout the United States and internationally. As the nation's oldest continuously operating drum corps circuit, DCA corps continue to entertain and excite audiences everywhere.

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Cadence Makes Its DCA Debut in 2018

Cadence Drum and Bugle Corps will be coming to compete in the DCA Class A ranks this summer. Cadence hails from Surrey County in...
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Greetings from EXCELSIOR

RELEASE Jan.14 -2018 Greetings from EXCELSIOR It is with little relief but with determination for 2019 that EXCELSIOR announces its...
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Meet Pat Bocker

Drum Corps Associates made history at the Annual Meeting in December when Pat Bocker was elected to serve as Vice President.   Pat has...
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DCA Scores

2017 – Finals Scores

A Class 4th - Southern Knights 74.60 3rd - Erie Thunderbirds 77.33 2nd - Govenaires 81.43 1st - Cincinnati Tradition 82.70 2017 A Class...
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2017 – Prelims Scores

A Class Scores Chops Inc - 74.10 Southern Knights - 75.18 Erie Thunderbirds - 75.73 Govenaires - 80.10 Cincinnati Tradition - 80.60...
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