A ‘Borg and a Baritone #18: “Drill”

My first full outdoor weekend camp was a big success, despite one 'small' moment with Greyhound - and it wasn't their fault, this time! - and some 'small-medium' marching moments! Friday, 5/17 The Greyhound adventures continue. I arrived at Louisville's station about 2:50, walking over after work; bus is supposed to pull out between 3:40 … Continue reading A ‘Borg and a Baritone #18: “Drill”

A ‘Borg and a Baritone #17: “The Proving Grounds!”

Greyhound didn't screw up a rehearsal trip(!!), I got my first taste of The Proving Grounds, and the opener is on the field! More after a word from these not-sponsors; I have to calm the feet down. 😉 6 years. 6 long years. That's the amount of time it's been since I stepped onto a … Continue reading A ‘Borg and a Baritone #17: “The Proving Grounds!”

A Borg and a Baritone #16: “The Training Wheels Are Off”

5 and a half months. It's hard to believe that I joined the Cincinnati Tradition Drum & Bugle Corps that long ago. And now, the Summer season starts this Saturday, with our first performance in 6 weeks! I've really enjoyed the 1st half of the season with CT, so far! I've learned (and relearned) a … Continue reading A Borg and a Baritone #16: “The Training Wheels Are Off”

From The Archives: NHL vs. NBA Playoffs

This post from 2017 came about after a conversation with 2 of my best friends, regarding the NHL Playoffs. I had enjoyed that year's NHL Playoffs much more than the NBA Playoffs. Fast forward to 2019. While I simply haven't had time to watch much of either playoffs, I have found the NHL games I … Continue reading From The Archives: NHL vs. NBA Playoffs

A ‘Borg and a Baritone #14: “The Transition”

After a couple of weekends off, Cincinnati Tradition ("CT") headed back to work with Camp #10. We got a LOT accomplished and cleaned up. Greyhound continues to be the thorn in my drum corps side. That, and much more, after the Break. Saturday, April 6th It was a pretty warm day in Louisville, so that … Continue reading A ‘Borg and a Baritone #14: “The Transition”

Inside the Terrordome: “Spring, Finally!”

For those reading this on another platform (Facebook or Twitter), I have a blog-within-a-blog on this page, titled "A 'Borg and a Baritone". It's chronicling my Rookie Season with the Cincinnati Tradition Drum & Bugle Corps, an all-age Drum Corps based in Cincinnati, Ohio. I'll recap what the group worked on, what I did well … Continue reading Inside the Terrordome: “Spring, Finally!”