The New York Skyliners extend heartfelt congratulations to the esteemed inductees of the 2024 Class of the Buglers Hall of Fame! These recognitions are richly deserved, and we take a moment to particularly honor our own:
Paul “Peanut” Peregrim: A beloved New York Skyliner Lifetime Member, Peanut was a stalwart Contra Bass player for both the Skyliners field corps and Alumni Corps. His enduring legacy also encompasses significant contributions to the Winter Sky organization. Though his induction is posthumous, his impact resonates in the hearts of the Skyliner family.
Althea Mazar: An extraordinary lifelong Mellophone player, Althea’s musical journey extended beyond the Skyliners field corps and Alumni Corps. Her melodious talents graced choruses, including the Skyliners Alumni Chorus. Being inducted posthumously, Althea’s legacy encompasses her time with the Saints Junior Corps and the Buccaneers Field and Alumni Corps.
John “Duke” Terreri: A true virtuoso, Duke’s five-decade-long career featured stellar performances as a featured soprano soloist with the Archer-Epler Musketeers, the New York Skyliners, and the Hawthorne Caballeros competitive and Alumni Corps. His enduring passion for music continues as he graces the stage with the Hawthorne Caballeros Alumni Corps.
Save the date for the BHOF Banquet on Saturday, April 20th, at the Batavia Downs Hotel in Batavia, NY! Ticket and event information will be coming soon. Join us in celebrating the musical legacies of these extraordinary individuals.
The New York Skyliners are setting up camp at the vibrant American Legion Post 80 in Binghamton, NY, this upcoming weekend on January 27th and 28th, 2024!
American Legion Post 80 sets the stage for an unforgettable camp experience and returns our corps to its American Legion roots and founding.
To ensure you’re ready to dive into the music and movement, don’t forget to pack your essentials:
Music Stand: Pointing your instrument at the floor won’t be quite as effective! Music Book: A key companion for the musical journey. Sneakers: Comfort is key as we dance and play our way through the weekend. Athletic Clothing: Dress for movement and let the music guide you.
Saturday’s rehearsal will be brass only with check-in starting at 10:30am. Rehearsal will be conducted from 11am to 8pm. Sunday’s rehearsal will be our full ensemble with brass, guard and percussion with check-in starting at 8:30am. Rehearsal will be conducted from 9am to 3pm. American Legion Post 80 is located at 76 Main St, Binghamton, NY 13905. Please be sure to allow enough time for travel and to be safe on your journey.
This camp is not just a rehearsal—it’s an opportunity to be part of something extraordinary. Joining the New York Skyliners for the 2024 season means becoming part of a family that values passion, dedication, and the joy of creating music together. Whether you’re a seasoned member or a newcomer eager to spread your wings, this weekend is your chance to soar with us.
If you’re feeling the excitement and are ready to be part of an amazing musical journey, now is the perfect time to join the New York Skyliners. Discover the thrill of marching with a passionate community, challenging yourself, and creating unforgettable memories. Fill out an interest form at this link for more information: https://skylinersdbc.org/interest/
Let’s make this weekend one for the books—literally! We can’t wait to see you all in Binghamton, ready to take flight into a season of musical magic. ✨
The New York Skyliners are set to take audiences on a mesmerizing journey of transformation with their 2024 show, “One Day, I’ll Fly”. Inspired by Maya Angelou’s poignant words, the show explores the beauty of the butterfly and the profound changes it undergoes to achieve its stunning splendor.
At the heart of “One Day, I’ll Fly” lies the butterfly’s hopeful whisper. The show is a testament to the resilience of the human spirit, the beauty that emerges from struggle, and the optimism that comes with transformation.
Come see the show:
The New York Skyliners invite audiences to witness the magic of “One Day, I’ll Fly” and embark on a musical journey of change, growth, and soaring beauty. You can see our schedule of performances and ticket information here: https://dci.fan/Skyliners24
Let the echoes of our shared passion for drum corps resonate as we embrace the opportunities and challenges that lie ahead. ✨ Together, we’ll create unforgettable moments, forge lasting connections, and compose a collection of triumphs. Happy New Year to our amazing supporters, talented members, dedicated staff, and everyone who contributes to the New York Skyliners legacy.❤️
As the festive season unfolds, the New York Skyliners Drum and Bugle Corps extends warm wishes to our incredible community! May the joy of the holidays fill your hearts with laughter, love, and moments to cherish.
Skyliners, the beat is building, and the excitement is palpable! Can you feel it? In just ONE WEEK, the sounds of our December camp will fill the air at Owego Free Academy, and we want YOU to be part of the magic!
Be There: December 16th for Brass Only – December 17th for Full Ensemble at Owego Free Academy!
The Skyliners journey awaits, and we want YOU to be a part of it. Whether you’re a seasoned veteran or a newcomer eager to dive into the world of drum corps, December camp is the place to be!
In the world of the New York Skyliners Drum and Bugle Corps, where each note is a heartbeat and every melody a legacy, the anticipation is electric. As we gear up for a phenomenal 2024 season, it’s time to unveil the magicians behind the brass, the architects of our sonic journey.
Introducing Our Brass Staff for 2024: Kyle Smith, Alex Dietz, Justin Miller and Leah Miller!
Together, Kyle, Alex, Justin and Leah form the Brass Dream Team of 2024. It’s not just about leading; it’s about inspiring, challenging, and amplifying the unmistakable Skyliner spirit through the brass section.
With this dynamic quartet at the helm, the Skyliner spirit is set to soar to new heights. The brass section isn’t just a component; it’s a heartbeat, a force to be reckoned with.
As we embark on this musical odyssey, let’s celebrate the brilliance of Kyle, Alex, Justin and Leah – the architects of our harmony, the guardians of our sonic legacy. The stage is set, the instruments tuned, and the Skyliners are ready to conquer the world with a symphony that will echo through time.