Vanguard Music And Performing Arts Announces Sponsorship with Loyal Drums

Jun 30, 2024 | News, Santa Clara Vanguard


Santa Clara Vanguard Announces New Sponsorship by Loyal Drums

Santa Clara, CA – June 30, 2024 – The Santa Clara Vanguard, renowned for their innovation and excellence in the drum corps community, is proud to announce a new sponsorship with Loyal Drums, a distinguished provider of handmade artisan percussion instruments.

Loyal Drums, known for their highest quality craftsmanship, brings a legacy of American-made, veteran-owned dedication to the Santa Clara Vanguard. Handmade in the U.S.A. by founder Dave Loyal and a skilled team of veterans, Loyal Drums combines traditional methods with modern technology to produce instruments of unparalleled durability and sound quality.

“We are thrilled to partner with Loyal Drums,” said Russ Gavin, CEO of the Santa Clara Vanguard. “Their commitment to excellence and American craftsmanship aligns perfectly with our values. We look forward to showcasing their incredible instruments in our performances.”

Dave Loyal, a long-time member of the traditional fife and drum community and alumnus of the United States Army Old Guard Fife and Drum Corps, brings extensive research and experience to his craft. Loyal Drums has established itself as a premier supplier to elite military musical organizations and is rapidly expanding its reach to civilian ensembles worldwide.

“Partnering with the Santa Clara Vanguard is an exciting step for Loyal Drums,” said Dave Loyal. “We are honored to support such a prestigious organization and look forward to contributing to their outstanding performances with our handmade percussion instruments.”

Loyal Drums‘ products are crafted to stand the test of time, reflecting Dave’s personal experience as a military drummer. This partnership marks a significant milestone in Loyal Drums‘ mission to provide top-quality instruments to premier military and civilian organizations globally.

For more information about Loyal Drums and their artisan products, please visit

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