In just five years of operation, Drum Corps International’s SoundSport program has experienced global growth, working with music ensembles and staging events around the world. The SoundSport Membership application serves as our way to extend exclusive benefits to those ensembles worldwide who support and build their organizations through our program.
2017 Membership Benefits
As a 2017 SoundSport member, your team will receive many benefits including, but not limited to:
- Invitations to perform in live and virtual performance opportunities on the greatest stages in some of the world’s most prestigious venues in marching music—appearing alongside the world’s most elite drum and bugle corps.
- Performance opportunities in front of ready-made audiences of passionate, knowledgeable and supportive fans of the marching arts, sharing the very same stage with members of Marching Music’s Major League™.
- Professional adjudication and recorded constructive feedback to help your team grow and thrive.
- Preferred seating for your team members at a DCI Premier Event (up to a $55 value!).
- Invitation to attend the 2017 DCI Annual Meeting in Atlanta, GA from January 27-28.
- Your members qualify to register for the 2017 DCI Performer’s Showcase presented by System Blue during World Championships Week in Indianapolis.
- 2017 SoundSport Member listing on SoundSport.com.
- Members-only access to exclusive ensemble development materials and insider tips on SoundSport.com.
- Two online access credentials to the SoundSport.com members page.
- Promotion through Drum Corps International’s enormous worldwide marketing and promotions outreach with recognition/promotion on the SoundSport website and social media outlets.
- Permission to use authorized SoundSport logos and approved marketing guidelines to promote your participation in the SoundSport universe.
New for 2017, Directors of SoundSport Member ensembles will be extended an exclusive invitation to attend the 2017 Drum Corps International Annual Meeting in Atlanta, GA. Directors will have the opportunity to sit in general session presentations and discussions, SoundSport business meetings, panel discussions and reception events. Details on the meeting schedule will be released in December.
The SoundSport® 2017 Membership and Event Registration process is officially open. All ensembles desiring to participate in the SoundSport program are invited to complete the form below to become a SoundSport member and access participation opportunities around the world.