... It laid out plans for seven of DCI’s most recently successful World Class corps -- Blue Devils, The Cadets, Carolina Crown, The Cavaliers, Santa Clara Vanguard, Bluecoats and Phantom Regiment -- to essentially take over the administrative leadership of the organization by receiving more authority on legislative matters.DCI Member corps divided on group’s future direction and leadership - http://www.drumcorpsworld.com/articles.cfm?id=811
If the presentation were to eventually be accepted as a proposal, those corps would also conduct their own shows in major cities on Fridays and Sundays during the DCI tour and potentially receive a higher percentage of all tour revenue. ...
Discussions have been underway since January to explore how Drum Corps International (“DCI”) might better serve the interests of all drum corps, including those groups who have a history of success for the past 20 years or more.
NEW TOURING CONCEPT Presented By Seven DCI Corps For 2011 - http://www.scvanguard.org/about/news/news.cfm?news_id=d32787cf-d9b1-4ec3-af3e-11fdfadcd250