Picture yourself basking in the glow of the stadium lights, the adrenaline coursing through your veins as the crowd hangs on every note, eagerly awaiting your moment to shine. Whether you’re a seasoned percussionist, a brass virtuoso, a color guard artist with a flair for the dramatic, or a budding conductor with a passion for the art, we welcome you to join our vibrant Saints family.

Have you ever hesitated to audition, doubting your abilities? Don’t be afraid, for every Saints member embarked on their musical journey right here. Whether you’re a seasoned drum corps veteran or a complete newbie, we promise to embrace your talents and nurture your growth. Our welcoming environment, coupled with our exceptional instruction and education-focused approach, will transform you into a musical force to be reckoned with.

Join us, the Columbus Saints, and embark on a journey of musical excellence. We’ll provide you with the platform to showcase your talents, the support to elevate your skills, and the camaraderie to create lifelong memories. Let’s create magical moments together under the lights, inspire the next generation of performers, at a place where your passion and dedication will be the driving force behind our success.

The Process

Complete an interest form and attend an upcoming rehearsal. It’s not too late to join in 2024!

Saints Interest Form

Start your journey to be a part of the 2024 Saints by following the step-by-step process below!

  1. Review the 2024 Schedule: https://www.columbussaints.org/drumcorps/schedule/
  2. Print, Place In A Binder, & Practice: Warmup Packet and Show Music
  3. Attend next camp: https://www.columbussaints.org/drumcorps/
    1. Bring your own music stand, water jug, mouthpiece, or sticks/pads, and lunch
  4. Read the FAQ and Email Director if you have questions: Director – lcarlton@columbussaints.org

Openings As Of June 7th:

  • Brass: 1 Trumpet,  2 Mellophones
  • Battery: 1Snare
  • Front: Drum Set, Bass Guitar, Piano, Vibes
  • Guard: Flag, Rifle
  • Head Drum Major

Membership FAQ

Membership FAQ

Corps Staff

Corps Staff

Earn College Scholarships

College Scholarships