2019 Auditions

Follow your passion. Aim high and take a chance.

Reserve your audition spot today.

Southern California Audition and Experience Camp | Info →
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Demonstrate your skills and teachability during a full weekend with our staff — including rehearsals/clinics, an individual audition, and capstone performance. Before registering, scroll down this page to familiarize yourself with some important information.

Saturday, December 1 – Sunday, December 2, 2018
9 am Saturday through 6 pm Sunday
Diamond Bar High School
21400 Pathfinder Rd, Diamond Bar, CA
Fee: $150 ($175 after November 25)

NEW: Pre-Audition Video Feedback. Your registration fee includes a free pre-audition video screening. Submit a video before Sunday, November 25, and an instructor will provide feedback to help you prepare for the audition. You will receive instructions after registering for the camp.

Additional information for Japanese applicants →

Submit a Video Audition
Applicants who cannot audition in person may submit a video audition. Video submission fee is $100. Pacific Crest does not accept members based upon the video audition alone. If we believe you show promise, we will invite you to the next camp to complete your audition.

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2018 Information (Info for 2019 will be posted soon)

Member Guide


Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)
Brass | Battery | Visual | Front Ensemble | Color Guard | Drum Majors

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Brass | Battery | Visual | Front Ensemble | Color Guard | Drum Majors


2019 Schedule At-a-Glance

FAQs: Camp Info, Attendance, School Conflicts →

Camp #1 (Brass & Percussion) – Saturday, January 12 – Sunday, January 13
Camp #2 (Brass Only) – Saturday, February 9 – Sunday, February 10
Camp #3 (Brass Only) – Saturday, March 9 – Sunday, March 10
Camp #4 (Full Corps) – Saturday, April 27 – Sunday, April 28
Camp #5 (Full Corps) – Saturday, May 4 – Sunday, May 5
Camp #6 (Full Corps) – Saturday, May 18 – Sunday, May 19
Camp #7 (Full Corps) – Memorial Weekend – Saturday, May 25 – Monday, May 27
Camp #8 (Full Corps) – Saturday, June 1 – Sunday, June 2
All Days* – Monday, June 3 – Friday, June 7 (1 pm – 9 pm each day)
Move In – Saturday, June 8 (2 weeks of spring training and then tour)
Return Home – Sunday, August 11

*Pacific Crest does not provide housing or meals during All Days. Members must make their own arrangements, typically by staying with local members.



Program Costs
In total, you should expect the Pacific Crest experience to cost $3,600 – $4,100. In addition to tuition, other expenses include transportation to and from rehearsals, flight home from tour, tour supplies, etc.

Upon acceptance to the corps, a nonrefundable deposit of $300 is required to secure your spot. The remainder of the full amount may be paid in installments through May (for brass and percussion) or June (for color guard). Details about our fees and policies will be available later.


Connect With Us

Join the 2019 Pacific Crest Interest Group on Facebook to meet other auditionees and current members of the corps.