2017 Convention Videos (17)

The Following Videos are in Approximate Order of the Actual Performances, Please Scroll Down to See All:

This is the first of the official 8th Annual USARD convention held at the Genetti Hotel in Wilkes-Barre, PA, between…
Thursday, 01 June 2017 04:00

The Middle River Ancients - USARD 2017

The Middle River Ancients from Baltimore, Maryland open the Saturday Morning performance schedule. Performing here are Bill Johnson, Ron Church,…
The Air Force Drum & Bugle Corps Alumni Drum Ensemble, with Bob Zarfoss, Eric Landis & Bill Mojica on snare…
Tuesday, 06 June 2017 04:00

Kevin Donka's Clinic - USARD 2017

Kevin Donka gives his incredible clinic at the 2017 annual USARD convention.
Tuesday, 06 June 2017 04:00

Individual Competition - USARD 2017

Junior snare drummers and rudimental bass drummers contest for medals and trophies at the 2017 annual USARD convention.
Medals and trophies are given to junior individual competition contestants.
Joe Fontana, from one end of New York (Staten Island) and Bill Putnam, from the other side of New York…
Bill McGrath and Bill Putnam, both Emerald Cadets of Rochester New York alumni, form the New York Drummers Association for…
Friday, 09 June 2017 04:00

C.A.D.R.E. & Friends - USARD 2017

Joe Fontana from the N.Y. Skyliners and Dr. Kevin Donka join in with the 2017 USARD performance of the Canadian Associates Drumming…
The first place winners of the individuals snare drum and bass drum competitiion perform their contest solo pieces.
Mark Beecher of the National Association of Rudimental Drummers presents his drum ensemble, "The Troublemakers". Mark also demonstrates the application…
This group is the brain-child of John Flowers. John, being the instructor for the Reading Buccaneers Alumni Drum & Bugle…
Wilkes College alums Steve Fidyk and Dominick Cuccia present a clinic demonstrating rudiments applied to the rope-tensioned snare and to the standard…
Wednesday, 21 June 2017 04:00

Special Awards & Presentations - USARD 2017

Special presentations and awards: The Sonny Lyons Memorial Award, The Warren Lee Student Stipend Award, New Lifetime Members & Lifetime…
Thursday, 22 June 2017 04:00

Wolpe's Warriors - USARD 2017

From the Boston area, Steve Wolpe & Artie Shannon present Wolpe's Warriors Rope Drum Ensemble.
Friday, 23 June 2017 04:00

Mass Drumming - USARD 2017

And for the convention finale, we all get together and jam some traditional and classic drum pieces:
Wednesday, 23 August 2017 04:00

The 2017 Special Tributes

You may view the following special tributes videos by clicking on the desired links below: Al Cisco George Hayek Arthur…