MMA Gallery

Photos and news clippings of the masters

Cabelleros

Cambridge Caballeros
Minneapolis, MN
VFW Nationals 1962

Cambridge Cabellaros

Cambridge Caballeros
First drum corps to play at the Hatch Shell
Directed by “Ike” Ianessa
Boston, MA 1959

Don Angelica arrives at Logan Airport

Don Angelica
Arriving at Logan Airport to teach the Braintree Warriors
Circa 1962

Don Angelica - Drum Corps News 1962

Don Angelica
Drum Corps News
1962

Holy Trinity White Eagles
Rick Connor’s first
teaching gig.
1961

Cambridge Caballeros photo from a competition program

Cambridge Caballeros

Cambridge Caballeros Color Guard

Cambridge Caballeros Color Guard
National Champions
Mid-1950s

Cambridge Caballeros on the Inspection Line

Boston Standstill
1962

Boston Crusaders 1973

Boston Crusaders
1973

1970 Hawthorne Caballeros

Caballeros – Hawthorne, NJ
1970 DCA Champions

1970 Caster Troopers

Troopers – Casper, Wyoming
1970 World Open Champions

1970 Santa Clara Vanguard

Santa Clara Vanguard – Santa Clara, California
1970 American Legion Junior Champions

1970 Yankee Rebels

Yankee Rebels – Baltimore, Maryland
1970 American Legion Senior Champions

1970 Madison Scouts

Madison Scouts – Madison, Wisconsin
1970 U.S Open Champions

1970 Casper Troopers, Casper, Wyoming

The Troopers, Casper Wyoming
1970 

's Brassmen, Brooklyn, New York

St. Rita’s Brassmen, Brooklyn, New York
1970

1970 27th Lancers, Revere, Massachusetts

27th Lancers, Revere, Massachusetts
1970

Cardinals 1974

Cardinals of Massachusetts
Outside Hurd Stadium
1974

The Cambridge Caballeros at Symphony Hall, directed by John Tyree

The Cambridge Caballeros under the direction of John Tyree
Symphony Hall, Boston, MA
1962

Al Saia and Aruhur Fiedler at Symphony Hall

Al Saia and Arthur Fiedler
Symphony Hall
Boston, MA – 1962

Al Saia and Authur Fiedler

Al Saia and Arthur Fiedler
Boston, MA
1962

Ed Rooney

Ed Rooney
Manager of St. Kevin’s Emerald Knights, Dorchester, MA
from late 1950s – early 1960s

Jimmy Durante with Ed Rooney

Jimmy Durante with Ed Rooney
at Blinstrub’s Village in South Boston, MA 
Durante was inducted into St. Kevin’s Hall of Fame
in the late 1950s

Holy Name Cadets in the mid 1950s

Holy Name Cadet 
Garfield, NJ
mid-1950s

Blessed Sacrament Golden Knights

Blessed Sacrament Golden Knights
Newark, NJ
mid-1950s

masters and friends

Al Saia and Jack Whelan

Al Saia and Jack Whelan
Princemen
1951

Author Fiedler and Tyree

Author Fiedler and John Tyree
Cambridge Caballeros
Boston Symphony Hall
1962

Neal Smith

Neal Smith
North Star Tour
1979

Ralph Silverbrand, Al Saia, Paul Palange, and Scotty Chappell

Four Giants
Ralph Silverbrand, Al Saia, Paul Palange, and
Scotty Chappell
Early 1990s

Ed Denon, Al Yesue, and Jack Whelan

Three More Giants
Ed Denon, Al Yesue, and Jack Whelan
Early 1990s

Al Saia, Jack Whelan, and Gerry Shelmer

Al Saia, Jack Whelan, and Gerry Shellmer
Rick Connor’s home, Uxbridge, MA
Mid-1990s

Bob Devlin, Paul DeBasio, and Gerry Shellmer

Bob Devlin, Paul DeBasio, and Gerry Shellmer
Mike Cahill’s first Mother of All Cookouts
Mid-1990s

Joe Dowling

Joe Dowling
Manager of the Boston Crusaders
Center of Photo
1994

Linda L, Rick, and Gerry

Linda Lachapelle, Rick Connor,
Gerry Shellmer
Mike Cahill’s first Mother of All Cookouts
Mid-1990s

Mike Cahill and the Middlesex County Volunteers

Mike Cahill with the 
Middlesex County Volunteers
1996

Rick Connor and Howie Bennett

Rick Connor and Howie Bennett
Waterboro, Maine
Mid-1990s

Al Saia and guests at the Massachusetts Drum Corps Hall of Fame Banquet

Al Saia with Fellow Guests 
Massachusetts Drum Corps Hall of Fame
1996

George Oliviero and Jack Whelan

George Oliviero and Jack Whelan

Gerry Shellmer

Gerry Shellmer
Mid-1990s

Ric

Rick Connor and Gerry Shellmer
Mid-1990s

Larry Creilson and Rick Connor

Larry Creilson and Rick Connor
May, 1989

Jack Weir

Jack Weir

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