Chicago Stampede Auditions

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

September 17th: 10:00AM - 4:00PM

United Center
1901 W. Madison
Chicago, IL 60612


  • Must be at least 18 years of age as of July 12, 2016 - 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:

  • 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 29th: 5:30 - 9:00PM - United Center
  • October 2nd: 10:00AM - 2:00PM - 4th quarter t-shirt toss/pumper rehearsals - United Center
  • October 9th: 10:00AM - 2:00PM - Opening Day Halftime First Rehearsal

Sheet Music/Audio Clips

For questions, contact Adam Hill at