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Brass audition materials are available after completing the registration process. For more information please contact or read the Brass FAQs


  • Blue Devils Brass Auditions – Texas
    • November 17–18, 2018
    • Saturday: 9am–6pm
      Sunday: 9am–2pm
    • James E. Taylor HS map
      20700 Kingsland Blvd
      Katy, TX 77450
    • Event fee: $180

    Meals and housing not provided. There are many reasonably priced hotels in the Katy, TX area. There are many restaurant and fast food options within a several block radius of James E Taylor HS.

    If flying in, both Houston airports would work but Houston's George W Bush airport (IAH) may be the easier travel distance.

    Register for this event

  • Blue Devils Brass Auditions – Northern California

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  • Blue Devils Brass Auditions – Southern California
    • December 8, 2018
    • 9am–9pm
    • Exact location TBD
    • Event fee: $180

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  • Blue Devils and Oregon Crusaders and Brass Auditions – Portland area

    Brass participants in this event will have the opportunity to audition for both the Blue Devils and Oregon Crusaders.

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  • Submit a video audition
    • This method of auditioning is ONLY to be used if an individual cannot attend one of our other live auditions.
    • Video auditions are accepted until December 7, 2018.
    • Video audition fee: $180
    • → Read the video submission instructions.

Battery Percussion audition materials are available after completing the registration process. For more information please contact .


Front Ensemble audition materials are available after completing the registration process. For more information please contact .


  • Blue Devils Front Ensemble Audition Clinic – Southern California
    • December 1–2, 2018
    • Saturday: 10am–7pm
      Sunday: 10am–3pm
    • Riverside City College, Stover Building, Room 118 map
      4800 Magnolia Ave.
      Riverside, CA 92506
    • Event fee: $180

    Register for this event

  • Submit a video audition
    • This method of auditioning is ONLY to be used if an individual cannot attend one of our other live auditions.
    • Video auditions are accepted until November 30, 2018.
    • Video audition fee: $180
    • → Read the video submission instructions.

For more information please contact or read the Color Guard FAQs.


  • Blue Devils Color Guard Auditions – Northern California

    You may bring your own guard equipment. Blue Devils will have flags, poles, rifles, and sabres for your use as well.

    Meals and housing not provided. There are several fast food and restaurant options within walking distance.

    Register for this event

  • Submit a video audition
    • This method of auditioning is ONLY to be used if an individual cannot attend the live audition.
    • Video auditions are accepted until November 22, 2018.
    • Video audition fee: $180
    • → Read the video submission instructions.

2019 drum major audition information is coming soon.

Thank you for your interest.

BDPA Member Handbook

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Program Fees

Your financial obligation to the Blue Devils for the 2019 season will be *approximately* $3,500. This covers fees for all uniforms, camps, rehearsals, and the summer tour.

Upon acceptance to the corps, a deposit is required: $300 for brass/percussion and $600 for color guard. The remainder of the full amount may be paid in installments until May. An exact timeline will be available later.


Summer Housing

It is important to understand that BDPA cannot guarantee or take responsibility for finding you summer housing or local employment. There will be a housing coordinator available to help with your housing issues.

Northern California travel, discounted hotel/shuttle, and summer housing info


Camps and Rehearsals

Please see the full BD calendar for camps and rehearsal dates.


If you would like more information regarding the 2019 season, please email admin@bluedevils.org or call 925.689.2918.

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