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Cymbal Jay inflatableThank you for your interest in the KU Drumline!

We will hold several camps for current and prospective drumline members this spring and summer. These camps provide an excellent opportunity for potential students to meet current members, sharpen their skills, and become acquainted with the techniques used at KU.

2017 KU Drumline Camp Dates

Friday, June 2: 9 a.m. – 9 p.m.

Saturday, June 3: 8 a.m. – 9 p.m.

Friday, June 23: 9 a.m. – 9 p.m.

Saturday, June 24: 8 a.m. – 9 p.m.

Friday, July 21: 9 a.m. – 9 p.m.

Saturday, July 22: 8 a.m. – 9 p.m.

Note that the move-in for drumline members will be on Tuesday, August 8.

Camps will be held at Murphy Hall on the KU campus (we will of course break for meals on these days).

Participation at these camps is strongly encouraged. However, we understand that distance and other factors may prevent interested students in attending, and that not everyone will be able to attend every camp date. Please email Ben Gervais if you plan to audition, and fill out the Prospective Member Form.

Students who are unable to attend any camps should contact our head drumline instructor Ben Gervais, to discuss sending a video of their technique.

Downloadable drumline materials:
Drumline Packet
Pregame/Stand Cheers

For further questions regarding the KU Drumline, please contact:
Ben Gervais – Head Drumline Instructor
Alex Vallar, Assistant Drumline Instructor
Dr. Matthew O. Smith – Director, Marching Jayhawks



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