Biography

We are a drum and bugle corps from Dubuque, Iowa. Dubuque is the smallest city nationally to host a Drum Corps International Division I drum corps, but we have extensive community support. Founded in 1963, we have had four names and thousands of members. In our most recent history, we have become a championship corps, placing in the Top 12 at DCI Finals seven times. We are also only one of three corps to support a feeder corps, the Colt Cadets, which is open to children ages 11-17 who live primarily in Dubuque and the tri-state area.

The Colts are comprised of 135 members, 30+ staff, and hundreds of volunteers who all care deeply about this activity. Membership comes from all over the nation and overseas. We begin rehearsals and auditions in December, meeting one weekend a month, and twice in April, for a rehearsal "camp" until June, when we go on tour until mid-August.

Father Ryan HS

Gateway Indoor

Pacific Crest Drum and Bugle Corps

Pacific Crest Youth Arts Organization

Dutch Boy Drum and Bugle Corps

Dutch Boy Drum And Bugle Corps

Nick Waters

Foothill Percussion