CADRE Winning Record of DCA Percussion Ensemble World Championships:
2006, 07, 08, 09, 10, 16, 17
The eleven drummers in the 2017 championship CADRE Drum Ensemble were: Gary Gomez, Ken Miller, Brian Fazackerley, Jim Kane, John Swartz, Cliff Blundell, Ron Meyers, Steve McNamara, Josh Jarrell, Ron Huckstep and Paul Mosley.
Once again, CADRE provided a showcase for Canadian Rudimental Drumming on the international stage.
Shown below is the larger pool of Rudimental Drummers – ranked by their number of championship wins – who have also played in the CADRE Drum Ensemble:
7 Paul Mosley, Ken Miller, Gary Gomez
5 John MacDonald, Jim Kane
4 Rick Hosie, John Swartz
3 Vince Cicchine, Nathan McLaren
2 Doug Bass, Fern Lafontaine, Bob Thomson, Ron Meyers, Steve McNamara,
Josh Jarrell, Cliff Blundell, Brian Fazackerley
1 Warren Barnett, Dana Burrage, Neil Hawthorne, Ed Jacko, Ron Huckstep
Watch the 2017 Championship Performance