The USARD is dedicated to the Performance, Preservation and Promotion of the Art of Rudimental Drumming. USARD encourages regional chapters that will meet to discuss, practice and perform. Members of the chapters meet annually for business and pleasure - mostly the pleasure of drumming! The annual convention is a showcase for the talented members who will perform as individuals or in ensembles. Each year the convention features one or more special performer or prominent clinician.See More
I have many slides my father (Harold Crombie) took of the members of the corps and I'm searching for anyone interested in having them. I hate to throw them away. My father loved being involved. He was a member of the Chessmen and later the director of the Pearl River Cadets.
"I grew up in the drum corps world. My dad was with the Chessmen and the Pearl River Cadets. My mothrr was in the Hilcrest Cadets when she was young. And I joined when I was a teenager playing the drums. The Caballeros were one of our favorite. Would…"