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 the Open House Registration to receive your audition packet. Once you have your materials prepared, you should submit our open house audition camps in January to receive 1 of the 3 results listed below. All students auditioning for the 2024 Saints will need to pay the $50 Open House Audition fee ($50, waived for all Saints alumni) which covers both audition events + lunch, and video auditions.

Camp RSVP Registration

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

  1. RSVP For an upcoming camp: 2024 Camp RSVP
  2. Review the Music Packet, Recommended Videos
  3. Submit a pre-camp video covering 1 or 2 warmup exercises of your choice for review and feedback prior to camp. This helps us get an idea of areas of focus for you at camp.
      1. Send and email with a LINK of you playing from Youtube / Onedrive / Dropbox, or similar
      2. Brass & Drum Major: brass@columbussaints.org
      3. Percussion: percussion@columbussaints.org
      4. Guard: guard@columbussaints.org

NOTE: If you are currently marching indoor, please submit a video audition, and include where you’re marching, to secure a place in the corps early season.

Camp RSVP Registration