Legends Drum Corps February Brass Rehearsal Weekend
February 21-23, 2020 (Brass, Drum Major, Field Conductor)


Lakeview MIDDLE School
300 S 28th St
Battle Creek, MI 49015

Park in rear of Middle School. Enter building through door 13. (Student Entrance by the flag pole).

Registration Process

Contracted Members & Call Backs:
Submit all paperwork and payment by the deadline in your contract/call back email to confirm acceptance. 

New Applicants: Complete following items. These are all required before participation is allowed at auditions. Best to register in advance to receive access to audition materials to prepare and paperwork to complete prior to registration.

1.  Follow the steps indicated on the Join 2020 page.  This includes submitting your registration form and fee and audition fee.  2020 materials are available via an electronic download upon receipt of your registration form and payment and audition fee payment. 

  *Registration/Audition Fees must be paid at or before registration for participation to be allowed. Registration/Audition Fees are non-refundable.​

2.  Submit your 2020 Legends Drum Corps Questionnaire.  This will be emailed to you to complete electronically after you submit your registration form and payment and audition fee payment.  All applicants are required to complete this before participating in auditions. 

​​If you have any questions please contact:

Allison Patrick, Director of Administration

Friday, February 21

7:30 p.m.


  Please try not to arrive earlier

  than 7:15 p.m.                                             

8:30 p.m.  Full Corps Meeting
9:00 p.m.  Evening Block (2.5)
11:30 p.m.  Snack
12:45 a.m.  Lights Out

Saturday, February 22

8:00 a.m.  Breakfast
9:00 a.m.  Morning Block (4)

1:00 p.m.


2:00 p.m.  Afternoon Block (4)
6:00 p.m.  Dinner
7:00 p.m.  Evening Block (4)
11:00 p.m.  Snack
12:15 a.m.  Lights Out

Sunday, February 23

8:00 a.m.  Breakfast
9:00 a.m.  Morning Block (2.5)
11:30 a.m.  Lunch
12:30 p.m.

  Afternoon Block (2.5)

3:00 p.m.

  Closeout Meeting & Parent Q/A

  (parents invited to attend)

3:30 p.m.  Clean/Pack/Load

4:00 p.m.

  Approximate time applicants

  are free to leave

What to Bring
Here is a suggested list of items that you should plan on bringing to camp:

• Sleeping Bag/Pillow or full size air mattress (preferred size, no sharing)
• NO cots will be allowed
• Bath Towel, Water Bottle
• Toiletries - shampoo, toothpaste, toothbrush, soap, etc.
• Backpack, for transporting items needed for rehearsal
• Comfortable clothes (t-shirts, shorts, sweatpants, warmups) - no jeans will be allowed for rehearsal
• Athletic shoes (good pair) - no sandals/dress shoes will be allowed for rehearsal
• Sweatshirt - for temperature comfort, if necessary
• Pencil(s)

Section Specifics

Brass - please bring your own instrument and mouthpiece.  Marching tubas only, no sousaphones.  Bari/Euph applicants, we use large bore mouthpieces for Legends instrument.  White cotton gloves will be required for rehearsals and are available for purchase at registration.  $3 per pair  Refer to your packet for other specifics for the audition weekend.  You may bring and use your concert instrument for your individual audition only, if you feel more comfortable to demonstrate your musical abilities.  Marching instruments will be used for all other aspects of the camp.  Bring a portable music stand if able.  Bring a copy of the 2020 audition materials.  Audition materials are available upon electronic download upon submission of your audition fee. 

Field Conductor/Drum Major should bring the following: pair of white gloves, metronome, copy of 2020 audition materials (preferably in a binder), mp3s in materials folder on a playback device (phone is ok), pencil, and headphones. 

Other Info

All prescription and over the counter medications will need to be checked in at registration.  Prescription medications must be brought in its prescribed container with the participant’s name on the container. Put this in a clear ziploc bag with your first and last name on it.  No participant should be carrying any over the counter medicine.  We need to monitor anything that is dispensed.  All medication will be available for pick up upon dismissal. 

Please refrain from wearing other corps apparel during the audition weekend.

No video of auditions, rehearsal or performances should be posted without the authorization of Legends. This policy is in effect to protect the interest of copyright and Legends.

If rehearsal is cancelled we will email this information out and will post it on the front page of our website by 12pm on Friday, February 21.

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Our official hashtag for the 2020 season is #LegendsDBC20

Volunteer & Donation Info 
For those that are interested in volunteering during the February Rehearsal Weekend and our food donation wish list, visit our 
volunteer page for more details on how you can support the drum corps.  Our primary need of support during Audition and Rehearsal Weekends is food prep and serving.  Additional projects typically arise at each weekend.  If you have questions about volunteering, please contact Ibe Sodawalla at ibe@legendspaa.org