WGI in the News

May 3, 2018

2018 proved to be another amazing season in the record books and the media took notice! Take a look at some of the stories WGI groups have been highlighted in across the country.

Color Guard News

WHIO – Winter Guard World Championships bring $20M benefit to Dayton region

The Vicksburg Post – Warren Central band groups compete in Ohio

ABC22 – Stoneman Douglas students to honor teammate killed in massacre through WGI performance

Reno Gazette Journal – Damonte Ranch Winter Guard takes 21st at world championships

WLWT – Stoneman Douglas team dedicates Ohio performance to slain color guard member

La Porte County Life – La Porte Winter Guard a Semifinalist at 2018 World Championships

Dayton Daily News – Winter Guard World Championships bring $20M benefit to Dayton region

WDTN – Stoneman Douglas High School takes the stage in Dayton for Winter Guard International

ABC 30 – Clovis High color guard bringing home a title

Dayton Daily News – Parkland team’s emotional performance receives standing ovation

Percussion News

ABC 22 – Dayton drums up excitement for world percussion competition

The Monitor – Edinburg schools’ drum line, wind band to compete at international competition

Wicked Local – MHS Percussion off to Ohio

Independent Tribune – Marching Wonders travel to national tournament

Index Journal – Ninety Six band to compete for world title

KTNV – Las Vegas drumline set to compete in world championships next week

KGET – Bakersfield College Drumline competes for world title

KGET – BC Drumline finishes 6th in world championship

WDTN – Thousands visit Miami Valley for music competition

NBC – Kennewick Boys & Girls Club music program, IMPACT Percussion, wins World Championships

The Collegian – Not your average percussion group

Newstalk 870 – Kennewick Boys & Girls Club’s Impact Percussion are World Champs!

SCV News – West Ranch Percussion Ensemble Returns Home as World Champions

Pasadena Now – San Marino Drumline Makes it Into the Finals of the WGI Percussion and Winds World Championships

Benzinga – Yamaha Ensembles Win 7 Medals at 2018 Winter Guard International Championships

The Vicksburg Post – Warren Central band groups compete in Ohio

 

CW 39 – Brag to the ‘beat’ baby! Clear Brook High School drumline clinches 2018 world championship with dope performance

Hometown Life – P-CEP Winter Percussion takes eighth at world competition

The SandPaper – Southern Regional Drumline Reaches Final Stage at World Championships

Grand Blanc View – Grand Blanc Winter Drumline reaches WGI semi-finals

The SandPaper – Southern Regional Drumline Reaches Final Stage at World Championships

Winds

The Outlook – WGI Winds group wraps up successful first season

The Monitor – Edinburg schools’ drum line, wind band to compete at international competition

WDTN – DPS enlisting professionals to revive musical performance in schools

The Sentinel Record – Lake Hamilton music ensemble earns world championship title

Pasadena Now – San Marino Drumline Makes it Into the Finals of the WGI Percussion and Winds World Championships

PR Web – Yamaha Helps Dayton Public Schools Restore Its Instrumental Music Program