Bakersfield College Plays Host To Drum Corps International Tour Event

competition participants playing marching baritones

Wednesday, June 12, 2024

Bakersfield College’s Golden Empire Drum & Bugle Corps, an ensemble within the Performing Arts department, announced today the details of the 8th annual presentation of RESOUND, a drum and bugle tour event bringing together some of the country’s best corps, presented by Drum Corps International. The event will take place July 8 at 8:30 PM inside Bakersfield College’s Memorial Stadium and is open to the public. Tickets are available now through the BC Performing Arts Ticket page (children 3 years of age and under will be admitted free of charge).

The 8th annual RESOUND Drum Corps International tour event will bring some of the country’s best drum and bugle corps to our community. Five corps, including 5-time world champions Blue Devils B, 2022 silver medalists Gold, and 2019 finalists Golden Empire from Bakersfield College, will be competing. Sticks will fly on the 8th of July! 

For more info visit the Drum Corp International web page.

From modest beginnings more than four decades ago, Drum Corps International (DCI) has developed into a powerful, nonprofit, global youth activity with far-reaching artistic, educational and organizational influence. Through the annual DCI Tour and World Championships, Drum Corps International provides entertainment to millions through live performances and nationally-broadcast events. Drum Corps International is Marching Music's Major League™.

performer playing trumpet during past event
percussionists perfroming during a past event
flag performer participating in past competition
memorial stadium overhead view