All students that have an interest in performing with our percussion section can do so. Many students with no prior band class experience have become great performers in our percussion section in the past. Tryouts for positions are generally held in April/May before the end of the school year.
***2021 Percussion Tryouts***
- 5/20/21 - If you have not yet been able to try out for the THS Drumline, we will be holding another try-out day on Tuesday, May 25, after school from 3:00 - 4:30pm in the THS Band room.
If you are interested in being part of the THS Percussion section, please fill out this Interest Form!
Consists of instruments that perform on the front sideline of the field. These instruments are marimba, xylophone, vibraphone, electric keyboard/piano, bass guitar, and includes other types of percussion instruments as needed.
Consists of standard marching percussion instruments: snare drum, tenor drums (quints), bass drums, and crash cymbals. Students that wish to tryout for the drum line should be able to demonstrate basic drumming technique. Crash cymbals players are usually only assigned when the other drum line spots are filled.