Western Oregon University Drumline

Are you ready to experience a new level of musical performance? Did you play in high school and want to continue your experience through college? Or are you new to music all together and interested in learning something completely different? Look no further than to the Award Winning Western Oregon University Drumline. We welcome all levels of participants from seasoned drum corps members to those who have never picked up an instrument in their life. Being a music major or minor is not a requirement. All are welcome to join!

WOU Drumline performs at select home football, basketball games and many local community events. Help us make some noise as we rally our fans to cheer on the home team. Check us out on facebook and twitter for updates on our event participation. We even offer ten scholarships for those wishing to audition. See below for more information on auditions.



2019 Drumline Camp and Audition Information

The first major event for us is our required drumline camp the Sept 27th-29th (the weekend
before school). This is a great time to meet the staff and prepare for instrument/scholarship
auditions. The camp also consists of basic marching and music preparation for upcoming
football games/halftime shows.

  • Friday Sept 27th 5:00-8:00pm
  • Saturday Sept 28th 8:00am-8:00pm
  • Sunday Sept 29th 9:00am-6:00pm

If you wish to audition please download and prepare this music before drumline camp. Arriving prepared is the first step toward our success as a group.

2019-2020 Cymbal Packet

2019-2020 Quad Packet

2019-2020 Bass Packet

2018-2019 Snare Packet


Play a wind instrument and still want to participate? Check out WOU Athletic Band!


For more information or to schedule an audition please contact the Director: Ben Protheroe

Music Department | Smith Hall | music@wou.edu | 503-838-8461