Other Names:New City Commanders

New City, NY United States
Founded: 1976

Inactive Junior

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The Commanders, formed in 1976, was a junior marching and maneuring corps based in New York City.

Originally formed as a parade unit for all ages, the corps turned all junior in 1979. Competing in the American Heritage Circuit, MAA, and the Garden State Association, the Commanders also achieved the New York State American Legion Parade Championship in 1979.

The Commanders disbanded in 1984.

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Members (13)

Member Name Section Years Involved
Athens, Rich Brass/Baritone 1978 to 1983
Boccardi, Laurie Color Guard 1979 to 1981
Casper, Michael Baritone 1978 to 1980
Dolson, Andrew french horn 1979
Gocek, Gary Horn 1978 to 1979
Gulino, Gabe Brass Arranger Instructor 1978 to 1980
Lafrance, Denise horn 1979 to 1981
Lea, George Baritone 1976 to 1980
Lent, Karen Color Guard 1977 to 1981
Lent, Karen Drum Major 1982 to 1983
Schaller, Stephen Contra Bass 1977 to 1981
Valois, Kim Color guard /captain 1976 to 1978
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