Jersey Surf & Appel Farm Announce Strategic Creative Collaboration

Jersey Surf, Inc. is extraordinarily pleased to announce a creative collaboration with the nationally recognized Appel Farm Arts & Music Campus. Through the partnership, Jersey Surf and Appel Farm will work together to develop creative programs centered around the rapidly expanding world of “marching music performing arts,” with each entity contributing its unique experience, best … Read more →

Jersey Surf’s Brass Leadership Locked In For 2019 Season

In March, while many of the Jersey Surf’s 2019 color guard and percussion performers will be competing with their indoor units, the members of our brass section will be back at the “Vokie” to continue learning and refining their 2019 repertoire. During rehearsal camp weekends and throughout the summer, veteran members Justin Bogen, Evan Chown, … Read more →

The Jersey Surf Board of Directors Ask You to Share The L❤️ve with the 2019 Drum Corps!

With our Board of Directors comprised of an unprecedented number of former marching members of the Jersey Surf organization along with other professionals and business leaders, the annual “Share the Love” has a greater sense of focus than ever before! What does “Share the Love” mean? Well, it means helping the corps hit the road … Read more →

Director’s Corner April 2019

As we prepare to embark on another remarkable journey together on the annual DCI summer tour, we can’t help but look back fondly at the thousands of great people who have taken part in our organization… as performers, volunteers, supporters, friends, fans of drum corps, corporate partners and the families of those in our extended … Read more →

Surf representatives participate in DCI Annual Meeting

Each year, corps directors, instructional staff, student leaders and corps board members convene in Indianapolis for the Annual Meeting of Drum Corps International where more than 300 attendees have the opportunity to network, attend informational sessions, and enter the season on the same page with the greater corps community. Representatives of the Jersey Surf attended … Read more →

Pre-Season Conditioning Program Encourages Jersey Surf Members to #GetWetGetFit

Preparing for the rigors of the Drum Corps International Summer Tour can be a daunting task, particularly for World Class performers new to the competitive drum corps activity. With the input and direction of the Surf’s team of Licensed Athletic Trainers, the personal training and physical conditioning professionals at the Mt. Laurel, NJ-based ProSwim Fitness … Read more →

Jersey Surf Board of Directors focuses on planning for 2019 and beyond

The Jersey Surf Board of Directors convened for their quarterly on-site meeting to discuss key projects and goals for the corps in 2019 and beyond. Topics discussed ranged from the refinement of the annual operating budget and alumni outreach projects to member safety and organizational priorities. One of the key priorities for the board in … Read more →

As Auditions Wind Down, Excitement Heats Up For 2019 Corps and Staff

The Jersey Surf’s January rehearsal camp was the most heavily attended camp of the young 2019 season. Brass and percussion auditionees continued to learn fundamental techniques in music and movement from Jersey Surf staff in addition to rehearsing selections from the 2019 yet-to-be-announced musical program. Having completed initial rounds of auditions in November and December, … Read more →

2019 Educational Team Sets Sights on New Levels of Achievement

With hundreds of years – yes, literally HUNDREDS of years of combined experience – as musicians, educators and performers, the 2019 Jersey Surf educational team is expecting big things from the young performers in their charge.  The positive energy, enthusiastic outlook and renewed commitment are creating palpable excitement around the corps as it begins its … Read more →