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Join the UConn Drumline

Any student attending UConn or one of few select nearby colleges is eligible to join the drumline and front ensemble. Membership is obtained through a simple audition (see below for more info). Of more than 330 members in the UCMB, only about one sixth major in music. Almost every college and major course of study within the University is represented throughout the band. The UCMB helps students develop a work ethic which carries over to their studies and eventually their careers.

2019 Summer Camps

The percussion section holds several mini camps throughout the summer to learn new material and prepare for the upcoming season. These camps run from 9:00 a.m to 5:00 p.m. If you are unable to attend any of these camps, please contact us ASAP.
The band also holds a preseason camp the week before the fall semester begins. This gives band members an added bonus of moving in with ease before the hectic move-in day on campus. All members of the percussion section will move in for preseason on Saturday, August 17.
Camp 1 Saturday June 8
Camp 2 Saturday June 29
Camp 3 Saturday July 13
Camp 4 Saturday August 3
Preseason Saturday-Sunday August 17-25


During the fall term, rehearsals are scheduled Tuesday and Thursday from 4:00-6:00 p.m., and Friday from 3:35-6:00 p.m. The percussion section has an additional rehearsal Tuesday night from 7:00-9:00 p.m. Members of the percussion section will receive 1 academic course credit for this extra rehearsal.


Interested in more information?

Submit an interest form so we can send you more information about membership and the upcoming season.

“Practice perfection in everything you do”