The Oregon Crusaders holds a deep-seated philosophy of Education Through Performance. This is manifest through exceptional training in the areas of percussion, brass, dance and visual ensemble artistry.
OC has achieved artistic and performance excellence, and is recognized as an exceptional and driven group nation-wide. The organization provides educational, cultural, interpersonal, physical and emotional growth necessary for over 200 students from our community to become leaders.
With a score of 78.35, Oregon Crusaders has a good performance in Charleston, West Virginia. Now on to Erie, PA, Rome, NY, and then to Allentown!
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DCI Shared a great photo of our regional electric viola guru, Rachel Leong from today's Atlanta regional performance! We can't wait to hear the results from tonight's performance!
Timeline Photos We're about to head to intermission here at the Georgia Dome, but first is the @[153407945161:274:Oregon Crusaders]' "Nevermore" #dci2014
Keep informed on what's happening here in Atlanta at bit.ly/1pj0xtg — with Michelle Porro Sweeney and Allie Campbell.
Make your plans now for "Big, Loud & Live", the cinema broadcast of the DCI quarterfinals. Portland theatres include Lloyd Cinema, Cedar Hills Crossing, Clackamas Town Center, and Wilsonville. "Big, Loud & Live 11" will feature the performances of the top 15 drum corps in their entirety, along with highlights of those who competed earlier in the day. #dci2014 http://www.dci.org/news/view.cfm?news_id=14d9c375-d9a7-4f30-b88f-824380ed3096
Well #Nevermore shall #OC14 be in Texas, Oklahoma, or Arkansas. We can honestly say it's been a wet, hot mess but good thing we had a GREAT performance tonight in front of adoring fans in Little Rock! WE LITTLE ROCKED THE HOUSE! Now the trek to Atlanta begins, and we can't wait to see our Atlanta fans in the Georgia Dome this Saturday! And yes, this is the official kickoff to the hashtag #Nevermore (Take that Blue Knights and your #thatonesecond hashtag! :)
Thanks to our friends @DynastyBandInstruments for this lot video of our drumline in San Antonio. The drumline and the corps continue to push forward, and tonight we're in Little Rock, Arkansas! #dci2014 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=chW1DLM5cnY
2014 Oregon Crusaders in the Lot in San Antonio, TX
OC fans and family - Do you have a ton of airline miles available? We have staff that we need to fly to meet us on tour, as well as up-coming travel in the off-season. Just let us know here: http://www.tfaforms.com/339742 if you're willing to make some of those miles available, and we'll be in touch with tickets that match your available miles, and OC will cover any transaction fees. Thank you for your generosity!