12.21.2009 // Lake Park High School at Bands of America
Check out this action photo of Lake Park High School at Bands of America!  Congratulations to Mike Chiodo and his students for their 16th place finish at Grand Nationals!

12.21.2009 // Dynasty Drums on Primetime!
Check out this clip of hit TV series The Office featuring a full battery of Dynasty drums!

12.09.2009 // Check out the Dynasty Newsletter
Check out the Dynasty newsletter and please send an email to info@dynastybi.net if you would like to be added to the list.

11.30.2009 // Choctawhatchee High School Performs in New York
Choctawhatchee High School marching band performed at the 2009 Macy's Day Parade in New York City on Thanksgiving day. The band travelled by bus from Florida and had an amazing time sight seeing and performing in front of a national audience. If you missed the bands performance you can check it out at here at


11.25.2009 // Tyler Jr. College heads to Europe
Dynasty and Muremo Music is proud to announce that Tyler Jr. College, of Tyler Texas will be going to Europe. The group will be travelling over there in April of 2010 to attend the Indoor Percussion Europe championships. The groups director, Tom McGowan has built the program from nothing to earning a world championship in the last three years. The group has made finals every year and won the WGI world championship in 2008 with their show " Body Language".

" We are proud to have Tyler Jr. College represent Dynasty at the Indoor Percussion Europe Championships in April. The progress they have made in the last three years has been amazing and I know they will have great information to offer the European indoor community." said Mark Reynolds VP Sales & Marketing for Dynasty USA. " We would like to thank Jean Paul Ratajczak of Dynasty Europe and Muremo Music for making this trip a reality for them."

11.20.2009 // Centerville HS gets ready for Europe
Dynasty is proud to announce that the Centerville High School indoor drumline and their director, Tim Fairbanks will be going to Europe next April for the Indoor Percussion Europe Championships. While in Europe Tim and his staff will present many clinics to engage the European indoor percussion fans and educators. " There are few people in the world that can design,write, and educate like Tim Fairbanks. He is the best out there and we are excited about the Centerville HS drumline joining Dynasty over in Europe." said Mark Reynolds, VP of  Sales & Marketing for Dynasty USA. Read more about the Centerville trip below.

11.04.2009 // Dynasty USA and Dynasty Japan award Scholarship
Each year Dynasty USA and Dynasty Japan award a scholarship to one outstanding member of the Yokohama Scouts .  The Dynasty family would like to congratulate Naoko Furusawa for her hard work wishes her the best of luck in her future endeavors. 

11.04.2009 // Pacemakers Join the Dynasty USA Family
Dynasty USA is proud to announce that the Pacemakers from England have joined the Dynasty Family of endorsers. We are honored to have the Pacemakers playing Dynasty and we look forward to a long lasting relationship.

11.03.2009 // WIK Oostende wins the Belgian Marching Band Championships
Dynasty USA would like to congratulate WIK Oostende on the recent victory at the Belgian Marching Band Championships. Dynasty would like to thank them for all of their support of the Dynasty product.

10.06.2009 // Buccaneers Alive with FIVE !
Rochester, NY (September 7, 2009) - The Reading Buccaneers Drum & Bugle Corps made history this weekend with two wins at the Drum Corps Associates ("DCA") World Championships in Rochester, New York. The corps set or tied five records in the process, including earning the highest championship score in DCA history.

The corps won the preliminary round of competition on Saturday, besting 24 competing corps with a score of 97.175 out of a possible 100 points. In the process, the corps tied the DCA record for the most consecutive wins, at 46.

09.10.2009 // Janis Potter becomes a Dynasty Artist !
Dynasty USA is proud to announce Janis Potter as a new Dynasty Artist ! " We are excited to start a relationship with Janis. She has been a force in the world of percussion for many years and we are excited for our future together ." said Mark Reynolds VP of Sales and Marketing.
Janis also commented, " Dynasty produces some of the finest percussion instruments available today. In particular, the Mark Ford and She-e Wu signature marimbas provide performers with numerous timbral choices along with excellent dynamic ranges and outstanding durability... necessities of today's demanding repertoire. The artist roster alone is proof that these instruments are of the highest quality; but beyond that, the customer service is second to none. I am honored to be a Dynasty artist. "

08.28.2009 // 2009 DCI Review

Review of 2009 DCI Dynasty Family

08.24.2009 // Brian Zator travels the World !

Dynasty USA is proud to announce that Brian Zator has concluded an 18 day trip to Japan and Australia performing clinics and concerts. Read more about Brian's trip and his exciting time abroad.

07.21.2009 // Besana Marching Band Earns High Results at World Music Contest!
The Besana Marching Band earned it's highest score and placement in its history at the 2009 WMC!

07.07.2009 // Check out the July Dynasty Newsletter
Click below to view the July newsletter, featuring product descriptions, interview with Keith Hallas of the Glassmen, and an article by Blake Tyson.

06.18.2009 // World Gone Mad and Dynasty
Dynasty USA is excited to have a wonderful relationship with World Gone Mad Drum Corps. They are a very exciting group doing some great things with music and education.

07.16.2009 // Trinity Show Band of UK Chooses Dynasty
Trinity School Showband, 2008 division 2 percussion champions have joined the Dynasty Family. Trinity is proud to carry the Dynasty name and use their products exclusively.

03.02.2009 // San Diego State University Aztec Drum Line!
Here are some fun photos from the San Diego State University Aztec Drum Line and our friend and endorser/ clinician Mike Atesalp. Thanks to all the members and staff at SDSU.

02.23.2009 // Dynasty USA at the WGI Percussion Regionals February 20, 2009!
Congratulations to all those that competed in the WGI Percussion Regional's in Dayton and Corona. In Dayton Rx, Matrix, Redline and Pariah were 2, 3, 4 and 7 in IW. Elements was 1st in IO. Centerville HS was 3rd in SW. Kings HS was 1st in SO and in SA New Phillie, Victor, Olentangy Liberty and Northmont were 1, 2, 5 and 6.
In Corona Riverside Community College was 1st in IW, Riverside Independent was 3rd in IO and Exeter Union was 3rd in SA.

Again Congratulations to all competing groups!

02.18.2009 // University of North Texas Announces Spring Percussion Events!
Dear Percussionist,

The University of North Texas Percussion Area is sponsoring a great semester of guest clinicians, concerts and student recitals. Our guests this semester are Jeff Hamilton, Third Coast Percussion and Emil Richards. Please click on the link below for concert dates and times. I hope you can join us!


We are looking forward to the release of our new CD, Vespertine Formations, with new music by Brett Dietz, Christopher Deane, Paul Rennick and myself as well as an improvisation with Ed Soph. This disc will be available later this spring!


Mark Ford
University of North Texas
Coordinator of Percussion

02.17.2009 // Kingsmen Indoor Drum Line Pictures for 2009!
Dynasty USA welcomes the new Kingsmen Starcorps Indoor Drum Line for 2009. Jim Whobrey, executive director for the corps and drum line forwarded this link to us with some great pictures of everyone. Congratulations to all and good luck.

02.17.2009 // Dynasty USA Shares the XTREME BRASS Newsletter!
Wayne Downey has published a new newsletter for XTREME BRASS. Check it out on line of download the PDF file here.

02.20.2009 // New Dynasty USA Winners List!
Dynasty USA is proud of the accomplishments of the groups playing Dynasty USA instruments. Listed here in this file are the present and past Dynasty USA Winners. It is quite impressive. Please take a look and enjoy the success with us.
Thank you to all of our supporting groups.

02.04.2009 // Pacific Crest Introduces New Video Series "Center Snare" Debuts!
Dynasty USA would like to announce the new video series produced by Pacific Crest Drum and Bugle Corps. Starring Matt Altmire and the Pacific Crest drum line these "Center Snare" episodes are an incredible educational tool. Download the music and play along with Pacific Crest. Click on the "Center Snare" preview first then check out the other "Center Snare" episodes.


02.03.2009 // New Dynasty USA P15-DPF Performance Frame Flyer.
The new Dynasty USA P15-DPF Performance Frame is ready to fit with a Dynasty USA marimba, vibe and xylophone. In addition this Performance Frame will retro-fit all other manufacturer’s keyboards. Fits all ranges from 3.0 octave up to 4.6 octave. This Performance Frame comes with fittings for all types of vibe pedals. The Dynasty USA P15-DPF Performance Frame is available now and in stock.

02.03.2009 // Dynasty USA Ad for Convertible Tuba through March 31, 2009!
Through March 31, 2009 there will be a special on our 010-M845L and M845S Convertible Tuba. If you are a music store call the Dynasty USA/ DEG office at 800-558-9416 and if you are a music teacher or player please call your local music store for all the specifics.

02.03.2009 // Dynasty USA Marimba Ad 2009.
The P08-DMP43 Dynasty USA 4.3 octave synthetic bar marimba on the popular Grid Iron frame is now available for immediate delivery at a very reasonable price that includes shipping. Please contact Dynasty USA or your local music store for more information regarding these marimbas.

01.27.2009 // Victor NY High School Chooses Dynasty USA!
Dynasty USA would like to welcome Victor, NY High School and Teddy Mascari to the Dynasty USA family. Victor HS will be competing at the Dayton WGI Percussion Regional in February and Dynasty USA will be excited to see them there and meet everyone. These pictures are from the New York State Band Championships and the kids look great. Thanks to all at Victor and welcome to the Dynasty USA family!

01.26.2009 // Riverside Independent Hosts Preview Show!
Vince Tejeda of Riverside Independent, Riverside, CA, sent these pictures of their preview show last Saturday night. The group has new Dynasty USA percussion and is looking to compete this year in SOCAL before they move to the national stage for 2010. Dynasty USA welcomes Riverside Independent!