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Musical reunion to happen at Cedar Rapids Tournament of Drums

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CEDAR RAPIDS (KWWL) - The musical tradition Tournament of Drums is returning to Cedar Rapids to mark the 50th anniversary of the Emerald Knights Drum & Bugle Corps.

Alumni of the corps will come together for rehearsals ahead of the big show on July 27 at Kingston Stadium in Cedar Rapids.

The corps formed on July 12, 1965, at Robbins Lake in Cedar Rapids. 28 boys formed  line and that turned into the corps.

Youths in the current corps range from 12-21 and spend the summer perfecting their skills in competitions across the country.
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