Prior to 2003, Division I was increased from 128 to 135. World Class, the current Open Class, and International Class all had a membership limit of 150 from 2007 through 2017. In 2018, the membership limit per corps was increased to 154.
How many corps are there in DCI?
† = One of the thirteen charter members of Drum Corps International .World Class members.CorpsLocationWebsiteCarolina CrownFort Mill, South Carolinacarolinacrown.orgThe Cavaliers †Rosemont, Illinoiscavaliers.orgColtsDubuque, Iowacolts.orgCrossmenSan Antonio, Texascrossmen.org18 more rows
Which Drum Corp has most championships?
The Cavaliers – 7 titles (1 tie) Santa Clara Vanguard – 7 titles (1 tie) Madison Scouts – 2 titles. Phantom Regiment – 2 titles (1 tie)
What is the difference between world class and open class drum corps?
World Class corps generally have older, more experienced students and tend to achieve levels of excellence commensurate with the experience and skill levels of the students and their instructional staff. Open Class corps tend to be smaller groups, often populated by younger students.
How much does it cost to participate in DCI?
The average cost for a performer to be in a World Class corps is approximately $3,900, with approximately $2,400 of that attributed to tuition and fees. The average cost for participation in an Open Class corps is approximately $2,200 with $1,500 of that attributed to tuition and fees.
How much does it cost to join Blue Devils?
Program Fees Your financial obligation to the Blue Devils for the 2020 season will be *approximately* $3,500. This covers fees for all uniforms, camps, rehearsals, and the summer tour. Upon acceptance to the corps, a deposit is required: $300 for brass/percussion and $600 for color guard.