Mr Schiebel began his Drum Corps participation in March 1978, by joining Brass, Inc. out of St Paul Minnesota. Currently, Kurt has spent 22 years on the field, including 1980 With the LaCrosse Blue Stars and 2005 with the St Peter Govenaires. Called ‘Flash’ by many of his contemporaries, the majority of his career has been with Minnesota Brass, including the 2011 World Championship Season. Administratively he has been Board Member, Board Chair, Asst. Corps Director and Business Manager for MBI. He also was the corps’ Representative to Drum Corps Midwest and Drum Corps Associates. His involvement with DCA included the drafting of Rules changes to ensure compliance with the ever changing world of Copyright and the initial proposal to create Regions within the DCA Circuit. Kurt was appointed the inaugural Chairman of the Drum Corps Associates Central Region in 2004.