The 2018 drum corps season is just around the corner. Music City invites you to join us for our tenth anniversary season and have the summer of a lifetime. Our audition camp will be held in December. The audition fee, which includes meals, instruction, housing, and corps t-shirt, will be posted at a later date.
You must submit an application to gain access to the audition materials. For more details about auditions, and everything membership in the corps entails, see our Membership page. Hope to see you in December!
Trumpet, Mellophone, Baritone, Tuba
Snare, Tenors, Bass, Front Ensemble
Flag, Rifle, Saber
New applicants are allowed to audition.
What is Music City up to?
Music City wrapped up its record-setting season with four strong performances during championships week. The corps finished an organization-high fourth place in open class finals as well as an organization-high 24th place in world class semifinals. The corps’ “TRIBE” program was a fan favorite and brought audiences to their feet throughout the summer. You can[…]
Music City Drum Corps is excited to announce that the corps seeks to fill a full-time executive director position as soon as possible. Keith Hall, current volunteer director/board member/founder is stepping down as director as part of the organization’s plan for future growth. Salary will be commensurate with qualifications. It will be necessary for the[…]
Music City is having its best season ever! The corps’ “TRIBE” production continues to enthrall audiences, especially the enormous hometown crowd at the Nashville show held July 28. The uniforms for the brass and percussion sections have changed in order to better depict the tribal theme of this year’s show. Many thanks to all of[…]
Music City’s 2017 summer tour is off to a fantastic start. The corps is receiving enthusiastic responses from audiences and judges alike. The corps has also marched in three parades. Check out a video of Music City performing “Stars and Stripes” as it marches through the town square in East Troy, Wisconsin. The corps is[…]
All of the recent rain may have kept the corps from performing on a drenched football field, but it didn’t keep away the crowd or dampen the enthusiasm of the corps’ first performance in uniform. The parking lot made for a perfectly suitable stage! Many thanks to everyone who has helped the corps get off[…]
Please join the members and staff of the Music City Drum Corps in extending our condolences to the family of Finis Sparkman, one of our snare drummers who passed away on Tuesday after experiencing complications from an ongoing medical condition. Finis was a dedicated corps member who enjoyed the friendship and respect of his fellow[…]
The Music City Drum Corps family would like to ask you to keep one of its corps members Finis Sparkman in your thoughts and prayers. A snare drummer in the corps, Finis is being monitored in a local hospital after experiencing serious medical issues late this past Tuesday night. Our thoughts are also with his family and[…]
Music City Drum Corps’ 2017 season is underway! The members eat a lot to fuel their high-intensity rehearsals. We provide breakfast, lunch, dinner and an evening snack each day, as well as plenty of Gatorade to help them rehydrate. If you multiply this by 150 members plus staff, the cost adds up quickly. Will you[…]
Music City Drum Corps is excited to announce that it will host the first annual Drums Across the Smokies drum and bugle corps competition on Wednesday, July 19 at Farragut High School in Knoxville, TN. Performances by six DCI open class corps will get underway at 7 PM Eastern. Individual ticket prices on the day[…]
Seasonal record high temperatures provided an appropriate backdrop as Music City began learning drill at its April camp. Corps morale hit record highs too as staff urged members to reach organizational new levels of execution. Check out a photo gallery from the camp as well as a video of the corps playing segments of the[…]