Learn the BACBattery technique and warm-ups heard in the lot! Learn the exercises the BACBattery use year-round including Basic Strokes and Dig-gits. Throughout the year, battery members will receive past show music and learn the fan favorite "Marimba Spiritual" from our 2018 show.
Excel in your musical and visual technique with video-guided lessons from the BAC staff. Refine your technique and break it down with step-by-step videos and live classes. Put it all together and practice with exclusive recordings of past lines!
Evaluation and Assessment
Keep track of your progress with regular feedback and evaluations. Collaborate with staff and members through assignments, masterclasses, and live seminars. Prepare for your future in the marching arts and take your first step to becoming a member of the Boston Crusaders.
Do I need my own drum?
You will need a drum when submitting assessments but drums are not required for participation. Most lessons can be learned on a pad. If it is not possible to obtain an instrument for assessments, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
Can I sign up for more than one section?
Yes! Check out our multi-section bundles by clicking "register" at the top of the page!
Is this how I audition for the Boston Crusaders?
Yes, membership candidacy will be based off Backstage assessments and evaluations. We have positions available in all sections.
Do I need to sign-up for Backstage to audition? Do I have to audition?
Yes, you must sign up for Backstage if you wish to audition for the Boston Crusaders. Audition requirements will be made available within the Backstage program. No, signing up for Backstage does not mean you have to audition. Backstage is a valuable tool to help you refine your skills, whether or not you are pursing a position with the Boston Crusaders.
Is there an age limit?
No! Backstage is open to all regardless of age. If you are an educator, please stay tuned for future programs tailored to assist your classroom and students.
Is there a deadline to sign-up?
No, but it is recommended to sign up early for maximum value. Although tools are available all year long, membership positions will be awarded based on the on-going evaluations and assessment that begin in October.
Is my purchase refundable?
No, all sales are final. Please contact us at email@example.com if you experience difficulty at checkout.