VIC FIRTH PRESENTS:
DCI “IN THE LOT” 2014

Vic Firth is excited to bring you our EXTENDED coverage of Drum Corps International 2014! Included here is our "in-the-lot" coverage as well as our exclusive "BEYOND the lot" HD multi-camera videos from the corps' rehearsals! Stay tuned as we follow your favorite corps all the way to finals week in Indianapolis, IN!


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FINALS WEEK - Indianapolis, IN

CADETS

Cadets - FULL RUN - Part 1 of 3
Cadets - FULL RUN - Part 2 of 3
Cadets - FULL RUN - Part 3 of 3

CAROLINA CROWN

Carolina Crown - FINALS WEEK REHEARSAL - Part 1
Carolina Crown - FINALS WEEK REHEARSAL - Part 2

BLUE KNIGHTS

Blue Knights - FULL RUN - Part 1 of 2
Blue Knights - FULL RUN - Part 2 of 2

BLUE STARS

Blue Stars - FULL RUN - Part 1 of 2
Blue Stars - FULL RUN - Part 2 of 2

MADISON SCOUTS

Madison Scouts - FULL RUN - Part 1 of 3
Madison Scouts - FULL RUN - Part 2 of 3
Madison Scouts - FULL RUN - Part 3 of 3

COME BACK EVERY DAY FOR MORE DCI 2014 VIDEOS!


The Cadets

"IN THE LOT" - SAN ANTONIO, JULY 19th

Part 1
Part 2

LEARN THE MUSIC FOR BURLESQUE

Snare Line "Burlesque" LEARN THE MUSIC!
Tenor Line "Burlesque" LEARN THE MUSIC!
Bass Line "Burlesque" LEARN THE MUSIC!
Front Ensemble "Burlesque" LEARN THE MUSIC!

LEARN THE MUSIC FOR APPALACHIAN SPRING

Snare Line "Appalachian Spring" LEARN THE MUSIC!


Tenor Line "Appalachian Spring" LEARN THE MUSIC!
Bass Line "Appalachian Spring" LEARN THE MUSIC!

EARLY SEASON FOOTAGE/INTERVIEW:




Carolina Crown

"IN THE LOT" - SAN ANTONIO, JULY 19th

Part 1
Part 2

2014 CAROLINA CROWN - LEARN THE MUSIC

Snare Line - LEARN THE MUSIC!


Tenor Line - LEARN THE MUSIC!
Bass Line - LEARN THE MUSIC!

EARLY SEASON FOOTAGE/INTERVIEW:




Blue Knights

"IN THE LOT" - SAN ANTONIO, JULY 19th

Part 1
Part 2

2014 BLUE KNIGHTS - EXCLUSIVE REHEARSAL FOOTAGE



Snare Line - LEARN THE MUSIC!
Early Season Footage/Interview



Blue Stars

"IN THE LOT" - SAN ANTONIO, JULY 19th

Part 1
Part 2



Madison Scouts

"IN THE LOT" - SAN ANTONIO, JULY 19th

Part 1
Part 2

EXCLUSIVE REHEARSAL FOOTAGE - ROUND ROCK, TX

2014 MADISON SCOUTS - LEARN THE MUSIC

Snare Line - LEARN THE MUSIC!


Tenor Line - LEARN THE MUSIC!
Bass Line - LEARN THE MUSIC!

DCI 2014 EARLY SEASON FOOTAGE/INTERVIEW:




CHECK OUT MORE VIDEOS OF YOUR FAVORITE CORPS!
Click a photo below to access each corps’ full video library from the past!


The Cadets

Carolina Crown

Blue Knights

Blue Stars

Madison Scouts

Pacific Crest

Mandarins

Jersey Surf

Cascades

Guardians

PRODUCT SPOTLIGHT:
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Ralph Hardimon (SRH)
With a unique barrel tip and long taper for quick rebound and added control. Available in wood or nylon tip.
L = 17" | Dia. = .710"
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Ralph Hardimon "Chop-Out" Practice Stick
The Hardimon "Hammer" with a rubber tip. The ultimate workout stick!
L = 16 7/8" | Dia. = .695"
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Tom Aungst (STA)
A long‚ "reverse tear drop" tip and moderately long taper. Rebounds with ease and creates a bold sound.
L = 17" | Dia. = .697"
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Colin McNutt (SCM)
Oval tip with a medium-long taper provides great balance with quick response at all dynamic levels. In honey hickory.
L = 17" | Dia. =.690"
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Mike Jackson (SMJ)
A thick shoulder and long taper provide quick rebound and a great "ping-shot". Long reverse taper pushes more mass to the front of the stick.
L = 17" | Dia. = .740" at shoulder‚ .710" at shaft
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MS6 Chop-Out
Combines a rubber tip design and a special taper to simulate the authentic feel of the MS5 Marching Snare stick. Great For practice‚ or for creating unique sound color possibilities on the drum. In hickory.
L = 17 1/8" | Dia. = .705"
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Lee Beddis (SLB)
Medium tear drop tip and short taper for clarity and projection.
L = 17" | Dia. = .700"
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Thom Hannum Piccolo Tip (STH3)
A full sized marching shaft with an exceptionally short taper and a very small tip. For clearly defined highs and unique timbre possibilities.
L = 16 5/8" | Dia. = .690"
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Murray Gusseck (SMG)
With a thick shaft and a medium long taper‚ "M-Dawgs" offer great balance from front to back. The slightly elongated tip provides quick rebound with a bright sound that works well on both snares and tenors. In hickory.
L = 17" | Dia. = .715"
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Tom Aungst Tenor Hybrid (STATH)
Blends the feel of a mallet with the sound of a stick. A step-down grip design‚ pronounced taper and perfect tip shape and size assists the player in getting around the drums easily while producing a great sound.
L = 15 3/4 " | Dia. = .700" at butt | .650" at shaft
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Tom Aungst Tenor Hybrid Felt (STATHF)
Combines the sound of a traditional tenor felt mallet with the feel of a snare stick. Round felt ball head.
L = 15 31/32" | Dia. = .700" at butt | .650" at shaft
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MTS1 Tenor Stick
Unique nylon tip helps pull more sound from the drum and gets great articulation with a defined high timbre.
L = 16 1/4" | Dia. = .680"
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Bill Bachman "Billy Club" Tenor Stick (SBBTS)
Crafted in hickory for durability, lightning-fast maneuverability and a superior rim shot timbre. Produces very big and dark sound.
L = 15 13/16" | Dia. = .725" at butt .676" at shaft
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MT1A
A nylon head with a curved playing surface for ultra-staccato sounds. Aluminum shaft with "anti-buzz" rubber grips.
Head = 1 1/4 x 1/2" | L = 14 1/2"
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MT2A
A super hard round felt head for excellent rebound and articulation.
Head = 1 1/8 x 1" | L = 14 1/2"
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Pesante Series Keyboard
Bass marimba. Produces a huge low-end sound with virtually no attack.
L = 15 3/8"
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Andrew Markworth Signature Keyboard
Soft. Produces many overtones from the low register. Great combination of warmth and clarity.
L = 16 3/4"
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Multi-Application Keyboard
Soft yarn marimba mallet with very little attack. Designed to provide a full-bodied tone in the low register. Rubber core; birch shafts.
L = 17"
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Multi-Application Keyboard
Soft yarn vibe mallet with a full‚ lush sound. Virtually no attack. Weighted rubber core; rattan shafts.
L = 16"
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