Marching Music Academy


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2016 Marching Music Academy, Powered by DCI

Marching Music Academy is a free educational event for Marching Band Directors and Instructors designed to help their skills as they go into the summer. IMEA, Drum Corps International, and the Troopers (our demo group) lead the event.



June 23, 2016

3:30pm- 11:00pm


Lucas Oil Stadium, Indianapolis



  • 3:30 pm – Check in
  • 4:00 pm – Rehearsal Clinic with the Troopers led by Richard Saucedo
  • 5:00 pm – Break-out clinics
    • “Branding Your Band” with Michael Cesario
    • Michael J.  Cesario shares his unique expertise for creating compelling programs that form a memorable band identity.  His flexible mix of musical and visual elements provides a programmatic frame for student achievement and a formula for pageantry excellence.
    • Percussion with Jeff Queen
    • General Effect with James Stephens
  • 6:00 pm – Dinner
  • 8:30 pm – DCI Kick-off Show

Special Thanks to our Sponsors:

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