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14 Jul

Sweet Vid Contest 2011

Every year, spectacular fan videos of drumlines and front ensembles at DCI events are posted online from across the country. Between Thursday, July 14th, 2011 and Saturday, August 27th, 2011 we are going to see who has the BEST FAN SUBMITTED Sweet Vid featuring a 2011 DCI PEARL DRUMLINE or ADAMS FRONT ENSEMBLE.

-While attending a DCI 2011 event, capture any Pearl Drumline or Adams Front Ensemble on video or in a picture.

-Upload your video(s) onto YouTube.

-Email your photo, or a link to your video to [email protected] between July 14th, 2011 and August 27th, 2011.
*Please include your name, the date the video was recorded, the location, and the corps on camera.

Pearl will keep acceptable submissions on the Adams Musical Instruments US Facebook page or the Official Pearl Marching Page Facebook page.
Get the most people to “like” your video/picture on our Facebook pages to win!
“Likes” will be tallied and the winners declared based on totals at 11:59pm of Saturday, August 27th, 2011.

-Videos and Pictures must feature a PEARL Drumline or ADAMS Front Ensemble and show a Pearl or Adams logo.
-Footage must be filmed during the 2011 DCI Competitive season.
-Videos must be less than 12 minutes in length and must be YOUR OWN VIDEO.
-Videos and Pictures featuring any profanity or indecency will be disqualified.
-Pearl Employees/family of employees are not eligible.
-Please label entries with: Group in video/picture, Location, Date recorded.
-Winners will be contacted via email for instructions on claiming prizes.
-Please remember that video recording within the venue of a DCI event is strictly prohibited.
-Multiple submissions are acceptable.

Pearl/Adams DCI percussion ensembles include:
Blue Devils
Blue Devils B
Blue Devils C
Blue Knights
Blue Stars
Santa Clara Vanguard
Santa Clara Vanguard Cadets
Spirit of Atlanta

Prizes will be awarded to video entries for 1st through 5th place in both the front ensemble and drumline categories. Grand Prizes for the leading “liked” videos are a Championship Maple 14”x12” FFX Snare Drum, or a 14”x5” Philharmonic Snare Drum, both coming with the appropriate stand. The photographers of a Drumline and Front Ensemble with the highest amount of “likes” will also receive Pearl/Adams prizes.