05.15.2006 // Dynasty USA Welcomes the Hawthorne Caballeros!



For Immediate Release: May 10, 2006
Hawthorne Caballeros Select New Dynasty USA Drums for 2006

The Hawthorne Caballeros are proud to partner with Dynasty USA in 2006. The Caballeros recently unveiled a full set of shiny new black Dynasty Drums. Gary Gill, Percussion Caption Head and Arranger for the Caballeros said that the Caballeros chose Dynasty Percussion because “we love the design of the drums - the sturdiness and the sounds of these drums are second to none. The projection of the bass drums is awesome, nice crisp sound from the snares and a dynamic sound from the tenors. I couldn’t be happier”.

Frank Gerris, President and General Manager of the Hawthorne Caballeros commented that “we chose Dynasty USA because of their championship attitude and customer service. We are looking forward to a successful competing season with Dynasty USA as our partner”.

“We are elated to have the Hawthorne Caballeros playing Dynasty USA in 2006 and beyond” said Allan Murray, Vice President of Sales and Marketing for Dynasty USA. “as this is the Cabs 60th anniversary we are just excited to be a part of it all and we wish them great success in their 60th year!”


Dynasty USA Marching Brass and Dynasty USA Marching Percussion are recognized as the leaders in marching instrument design and are used the world over by marching bands and drum corps on every level. Dynasty Marching Brass and Percussion commands instant respect on the competitive field with unparalleled quality of sound, intonation, projection, durability and design. Since 1965, Dynasty USA has proven its commitment by providing musicians with quality marching instruments. For more information on Dynasty visit www.dynastyband.com.

The Hawthorne Caballeros, sponsored by American Legion Post #199 in Hawthorne, are in their 60th season of competition and have amassed a remarkable host of records. They have won the DCA World Championship 9 times, the American Legion National Title 16 times, the National Dream Contest 17 times, and the New Jersey State American Legion Title 43 times. They have completed 5 undefeated seasons, consecutively in 1984 and 1985. In 1989, during DCA's 25th Anniversary season, fans voted the Caballeros their favorite Senior Drum and Bugle Corps of all time.

For information visit our website: www.cabs.org. For additional information on this press release contact: Marianne Kerr, Media and Marketing Manager, Hawthorne Caballeros, Marianne658@yahoo.com; 201-936-3372.

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