February 23 , 2016 - Today Inspire Arts & Music, parent organization of the Boston Crusaders Drum & Bugle Corps, is proud to announce that Brian Seemann has joined the full-time staff as the organization’s Director of Events. Brian attended Temple University, in Philadelphia, PA, earning a bachelor’s degree in Community and Regional Planning.

He has held the position of a Marketing and Events Associate for Schulmerich Bells, in Hatfield, PA and a Production Assistant for Under the Sun Productions, a special events production company in West Chester, PA.

In addition, Brian has been involved in the marching arts activity since 2009. In his first year of drum corps, Brian was a mellophone player at Jersey Surf Drum and Bugle Corps. In 2010, he auditioned for the Boston Crusaders, making the mellophone line. He continued to march in 2011 and aged out in 2012. Following his marching career, Brian became the Tour Coordinator for the Jersey Surf Drum and Bugle Corps. He is also currently the Artistic Director and Conductor of the Philadelphia Handbell Ensemble.

“I am so pleased to welcome Brian back to Inspire and the Boston Crusaders in this professional full time position. He carried the passion and dedication he showed as a three year member into his early professional life. He has experienced great success and now he gets to come 'home' to take the Inspire and Crusader organizations to new heights,” states Christopher Holland, Chief Operations Officer and Executive Director.

Brian is excited to fill the role of Director of Events for Inspire. “It means a lot to me that I get to return to an organization as an alumni. Also, for the opportunity to combine my events and arts knowledge, with my passion for the marching and performing arts.”

Brian currently resides in Dorchester, MA.