Chicago Stampede Auditions

The Bulls are looking for Chicago’s most talented drummers to represent the Chicago Stampede Drumline

August 16th: 9:00AM - 5:00PM

University of Illinois Chicago
901 West Roosevelt Road
Chicago, Ill. 60608


  • Must be at least 18 years of age as of July 12, 2014 - please bring valid photo ID
  • Must have training in advanced rudimental skills and marching. Training from ensembles such as Drum Corps International, Winter Guard International, advanced college marching band experience is a plus
  • Must reside in the Chicago-land area and have a reliable means of transportation
  • There are no minimum or maximum height or weight requirements

Candidates must:

  • Prepare the attached charts and warmups
  • Play to a track of your choosing with your own prepared choreography that is 30 seconds in length

Candidates should come with:

  • Athletic clothing
  • Sticks and/or mallets
  • Practice pad
  • Audition track in MP3 format on a flash drive labeled with your name and instrument

Important rehearsals:

  • September 15th and 29th: 6:30-9:00PM
  • October 13th and 27th: 6:30-9:00PM
  • Venue TBA

Sheet Music

For questions, contact Adam Hill at and or Scott Simon at