MCDC Mask Fundraiser

Start your marching band season in style with custom MCDC personal protection equipment. Our masks come in 2 styles with 3 sizes to choose from. A portion of all proceeds will go directly to Music City Youth in the Arts, Inc. Help our community stay safe and get back to the performance field. We Are Music City!

Thank you April donors!

Music City would like to take a moment and thank our generous donors from the month of April. With the COVID shutdown and the cancellation of the 2020 DCI Summer Tour we will be leaning on the generosity of our family, friends and fans to help ensure Music City can continue to deliver on its’[…]

Giving Tuesday, May 5

Giving Tuesday, the groundbreaking global generosity movement announced #GivingTuesdayNow, a global day of giving and unity, set to take place on May 5, 2020 as an emergency response to the unprecedented need caused by COVID-19. Founded in 2009, Music City has been delivering its mission to hundreds of students each year since. As a performing[…]

Music City Cancels Summer Tour

Music City Youth in the Arts announced today the cancellation of the Music City Drum Corps 2020 summer tour. The Nashville-based nonprofit’s action is in coordination with Drum Corps International and the decision by the entirety of DCI’s national membership corps to cancel the tour. The ongoing COVID-19 pandemic made impossible DCI’s ability to plan[…]

MCDC suspends March Brass Camp

Music City Drum Corps is suspending its March Brass Camp originally scheduled for March 20-22 in Franklin, Tenn. The uncertainty of school facility availability, travel restrictions and bans, reduced attendance and the potential to have a productive camp with understandable focus on the current COVID-19 situation led to this decision, according to Executive Director Joe[…]

Support Music City Winds

Members of Music City Winds are looking forward to participating Saturday, April 13 at the WGI World Championships in Dayton, Ohio. You can catch Music City’s prelims performance live at 2:05 Central Time at FloMarching.com. The performance time in finals on Sunday will be determined by placement in prelims, but it would likely be between 11 a.m.[…]

Alumni Volunteer Spotlight: Kenneth Sutton

The success of the Music City Drum Corps depends upon a team of volunteers who fill many key roles, including feeding hungry corps members and staff during weekend camps. Alumni volunteer Kenneth Sutton of Springfield, Tenn. talks about his experience helping during the February camp and why other corps alumni members should consider volunteering, too.[…]

Volunteer Spotlight: Dan Hecht

The success of the Music City Drum Corps depends upon a team of volunteers who fill many key roles, including feeding hungry corps members and staff during weekend camps. New volunteer Dan Hecht of Gulf Breeze, Fla. talks about his experience helping during the February camp and why you should consider volunteering, too. Hecht’s son[…]