Palmetto Indoor Marching Arts is starting a summer independent marching band!
South Carolina has a rapidly growing marching arts community and we
want to continue that growth by fielding a DCI SoundSport Ensemble!
Palmetto Indoor Performance Ensemble is to provide an affordable and educational environment for those to call home for the summer and perform both locally and at the SoundSport Festival in Indianapolis during DCI World Championships.
What is SoundSport? A program of Drum Corps International, SoundSport® offers exciting performance opportunities for musical ensembles of all types, all ages, and all instruments, to encourage the creation of and support for community music-making everywhere. SoundSport® provides a dynamic world class stage for performance ensembles to experience the joy of the marching performing arts.
WHO? Front Ensemble, Electronics. and Batterie performers
WHERE? Rehearsals and auditions will take place in Pickens, SC.
WHEN? Audition camps in May. Regular rehearsals begin in June each weekend Fri/Sat with 2-3 local performances and at SoundSport International Music & Food Festival during DCI World Championship Finals Aug 12-13 in Indianapolis, IN.
HOW MUCH? Palmetto Indoor Performance Ensemble is a community ensemble and we want it to be affordable for the community and provide our members with the best possible experience. Help us set our budget by filling out the interest survey.
INTEREST SURVEY? If this interest you at all, fill out our quick interest survey! In no way does this commit you to anything. We want to know what the communities interest in and expectations are from an ensemble like this.
We will ask the following:
AUDITION INFO? First Audition Camp is May 15th from 9 am to 3 pm. It will take place in Pickens, SC at 225 Pumpkintown Hwy.
Registration fee is $40 and can be payed to @palmettoindoor using Paypal or Venmo. Registration fees will also be accepted in person on the day of the camp
If you have any additional questions you can reach out through social media or email firstname.lastname@example.org