Drum Major Workshop, Saturday, February 15, 2020 Pitt River Middle School Gymnasium

A Drum Major workshop will be held in conjunction with the February Mini-gathering on Saturday, February 15. This workshop is for any band members or persons interesting in learning the role of a Drum Major and the basic functions of the role.

The proposed topics will be as follows:

    • The role of the Drum Major
    • Basic requirements
    • Basic mace signals
    • BCPA involvement and structured learning
    • Massed band set up at BCPA sanctioned Highland Games – importance of band involvement, dress, deportment, etc.
    • The workshop may also be of interest to band managers and/or pipe majors to learn more about massed band participation.
    • There will be time for open discussion and questions through out the session.

Time: 11 am – 3 pm
Location: Pitt River Middle School Gymnasium
Cost: FREE

NOTE: participants must wear soft shoes. Hard shoes are not permitted on the gym’s floor