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John S. Pratt Has Died

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USARD Life Member, Percussive Arts Society Hall of Fame Member, World Drum Corps Hall of Fame Member, West Point "Hellcat" Head, John S. Pratt Has Died. 

We will have more information about his death when we learn more. In the meantime, if you don't know the story of this important drummer and composer, click on the link below for a fine biography for John by the Percussive Art Society:

JOHN S. PRATT BIOGRAPHY

Tuesday, 23 April 2013 16:08

Post-Convention Message from Bill McGrath

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To all U.S.A.R.D. 4th Annual Convention Performers, Clinicians, Members, Participants, Guests and Board Members.
 
On behalf of Steve Young, Joe Gillotti, Gary Gillotti, Charlie Kammer, Gary Rockwell, Bill Mojica, Bill Hartmann, Nick Biscotti, Doug Morrow and myself, what more can we say than "Thank You" so much for a great weekend.  What an enjoyable time it was and with such great comradery.  Let us all look to the future with the same enthusiasm, vigor and energy.
 
Our salute to all for such a fine weekend!
 
Bill McGrath for Steve Young and
the Board of Directors of the U.S.A.R.D.      
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