(ROSEMONT, ILLINOIS) – The Cavaliers Drum & Bugle Corps is pleased to announce our 2018 Visual Educational Team!

"I'm excited to work alongside Alan Chrzanowkski, who returns in 2018 for his tenth year on staff and his first season as Visual Caption Manager," said Joe Roach, Director of Programs & Corps Director of The Cavaliers.

Chrzanowski previously served as Assistant Caption Manager for The Cavaliers, and he is joined by drill designer Richard Hinshaw as Visual Caption Supervisor. 

"The team Alan has assembled brings a wealth of experience from The Cavaliers and other great programs around the country," said Roach. "With this talented group of educators, our performers will stretch the limits of technical achievement and dynamic performance in a fresh way this summer."

Alan Chrzanowski, Visual Caption Manager of The Cavaliers Drum & Bugle Corps, is building off years of experience and inspiration with his alma mater.

"I've been fortunate enough to have worked with some of the most gifted minds in the activity," said Chrzanowski. "I am excited to continue building upon the successes of my recent predecessors, mentors, and friends, as well as to continue building the excellence that has been established over the course of The Cavaliers' distinguished history."

The Visual Team will include the talent of Daphne AdkisonDaniella Banks, Josh Dawes, Daniel Delafield, Jordan FandreyNicholas Gasemy, Nick Hansberry, Barry Janicula, Randil JeffreysJeremiah Jones, Joe Keays, and Chad Thompson.

“With the new faces joining our veteran staff, I've been humbled and pleased by the collective professionalism, expertise, and creative energy we've explored to drive our training and development," added Chrzanowski. "I'm looking forward to seeing our students and staff continue to grow and share another memorable show with the community this summer!”


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Founded in 1948 from Boy Scout Troop 111, The Cavaliers are one of the most successful drum and bugle corps in history, winning 20 national championships, including seven Drum Corps International world championships since 1992.

The Cavaliers provide a variety of educational and performance programs for young people, including GearWORKS, Cavaliers Indoor Percussion, Chromium Winds, Crystal Lake Thunder, and Midwest Connection. The organization delivers life-changing experiences that go beyond music and performing arts to build personal accountability, excellence, teamwork, and camaraderie.

The Cavaliers Drum & Bugle Corps is a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit organization sponsored by The Village of Rosemont, Illinois.