10.20.2008 // USA Judges and Performers Attend "Marching in Okayama!"



Every year Dynasty USA and Dynasty Japan helps sponsor one of the first drum corps shows in the Japanese drum corps and marching band season. The show is in its 21st year and is called "Marching in Okayama" which is held in Okayama, Japan the second weekend in October.

This year there were several American judges that travelled to Okayama for some sightseeing and then to judge the contest. Travelling were Jay Webb, Ron Nankervis, Ed Devlin, Tim Fairbanks and Steve Ulicny. The show is held on the Japanese holiday of Sports Day and is a full day long spectacle. Dynasty USA and Dynasty Japan also sponsored the performances of percussionist Tim Jackson who also played with Dynasty USA endorsed Gequo Percussion.

The Yokohama Scouts won the show again for the 6th time in a row including all captions. Dynasty USA congratulates all the performers for a job well done.