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General news from the Sponsors of Musical Enrichment, Inc.

2014 Moonlight Classic Tickets are now for sale!

Tickets are NOW ON SALE for the 2014 Moonlight Classic, which is scheduled for June 22, 2014 at 6pm (gates open at 4:30pm). Our new “home” this year is at Hughes Stadium at Sacramento City College, 3835 Freeport Blvd. in … Continue reading

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New Golf Tournament Date!

S.O.M.E. has had to change the date of the annual Golf Tournament. Please note the new date of Friday, October 4th! You may download the new registration flyer on the

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S.O.M.E. Director Jeff DeMello Interviewed by Comcast

STOCKTON, CA – May 29, 2013 – Today, S.O.M.E. Board Member Jeff DeMello was interviewed by Comcast’s Steve Swatt. Jeff gave an overview of the mission of S.O.M.E., along with advertising the upcoming Moonlight Classic Drum & Bugle Corps show, … Continue reading

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S.O.M.E. Bestows Grant to Sunflower Presents

STOCKTON, CA – April 11, 2013 – In keeping with it’s mission of supporting local music organizations and the performing arts, the Sponsors of Musical Enrichment has selected Stockton based Sunflower Presents to receive a $500 Grant to support their … Continue reading

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S.O.M.E. Bestows Grant to Rosemont High School Band

ROSEMONT, CA – April 1, 2013 – “This isn’t an ‘April’s Fool’ joke!”, stated Jeff DeMello, as he presented a $500 Grant check to Rosemont High School’s Music Director, Robin Wilmer during a RHS Band rehearsal. “We are happy to … Continue reading

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S.O.M.E. Bestows Grant to Jim Ott Brass Ensemble

STOCKTON, CA – To start off 2013 with “a bang”, the Sponsors of Musical Enrichment have unanimously voted to bestow a $1,500 grant to the Jim Ott Brass Ensemble of Stockton, CA. “We are happy to support another great San … Continue reading

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Sign Up for 2013 Golf Tournament!

We have released the entry form for the S.O.M.E. Charity Golf Tournament, which will be held August 23, 2013 at the Oakmore Golf Course. For the entry form, go to the Golf page.

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2013 Golf Tournament Announced

The date for the annual S.O.M.E. Golf Tournament fundraiser has been finalized. Please save the date: August 23rd, 2012. The registration form will be available soon!

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2013 Board of Directors Election

The Sponsors of Musical Enrichment has elected their Board of Directors for 2013. Returning as President is Mike Canote. The new Vice President is Bob Machado. Jeff DeMello is the newly elected Treasurer, and Rick Caccam returns as Secretary. Directors … Continue reading

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2013 Moonlight Classic Line Up

The lineup of Drum & Bugle Corps performing at the 34th Moonlight Classic is now available on the Moonlight Classic webpage.  The show will be held on June 23rd 2013. Returning for 2013 are all of the local corps, including the … Continue reading

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A Silver Lining …

After the 2012 Moonlight Classic was suspended due to the lights not coming on, the remaining corps were gracious enough to each do a “Parking Lot” performance of their shows, where the fans could not only hear the music, but … Continue reading

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News Coverage of Moonlight Classic

Follow news coverage of the 2012 Moonlight Classic: Z Events Vacaville Reporter Sacramento News & Review Sacramento 365 News 10 Fox 40 Sacramento Bee Comcast – below

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Phantom Regiment Clinic at Moonlight Classic

The Drum Corps International Champion Phantom Regiment Drum & Bugle Corps will be presenting a clinic prior to the Moonlight Classic, on June 24th, 2012. Both the clinic and the Moonlight Classic will be held at our new home at … Continue reading

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Tickets Now On Sale – 33rd Annual Moonlight Classic

You may now purchase tickets on-line for the 33rd Annual Moonlight Classic, which will be held on June 24th, 2012 at the beautiful Hornet Stadium on the campus of Sacramento State University. More than ample seating is available in both … Continue reading

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2012 Moonlight Classic Lineup

The lineup of Drum & Bugle Corps performing at the 33rd Moonlight Classic is now available on the Moonlight Classic webpage.  The show will be held on June 24th 2012. Returning for 2012 are all of the local corps, including the … Continue reading

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Stephen Grindel Takes Home Jim Ott Scholarship

Indianapols, IN  – August 14, 2011 – Stephen Grindel is the 2011 recipient of the Jim Ott Brass Scholarship. Stephen is a member of the Boston Crusaders Drum & Bugle Corps The $3,000 award is presented annually by the California … Continue reading

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2012 Jim Ott Scholarship Winner – Kevin Hoenie

INDIANAPOLIS, IN, August 10, 2012 – The 2012 winner of the $3,000 Jim Ott Scholarship was presented to Kevin Hoenie, a music major and member of the Music City Drum & Bugle Corps. More at: http://www.someinc.com/2012-jim-ott-scholarship-winner/

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Cadets Triumph at 32nd Moonlight Classic

On one of the most perfect nights for Drum Corps, the Cadets (Allentown, PA) succeeded in winning the 32nd Moonlight Classic, again besting the Blue Devils (Concord, CA) during their nationwide tour. In one of the most exciting drum corps … Continue reading

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S.O.M.E. Continues to Sponsor Drum Corps International I&E

Stockton – In its long standing support of the Drum & Bugle Corps activity, the Board of Directors of the Sponsors of Musical Enrichment bestow a $2,500 check to Drum Corps International for the 2011 Individual & Ensemble (I&E) Competitions … Continue reading

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General Admission Tickets Still Available!

Tickets are still on sale for the Moonlight Classic show on June 26 at 6:30pm Only General Admission tickets are still available, as the VIP Section is now sold out.

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