Upcoming Events

Nov
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SCV Dallas Audition
Nov 30 – Dec 1 all-day

CLICK HERE TO SIGN UP FOR THE 2020 SCV DALLAS AUDITION! 

Thank you for your interest in joining the 2020 Santa Clara Vanguard! We look forward to welcoming you at our Dallas Clinic & Audition Camp in November. This 2-day event is designed to give prospective BRASS, PERCUSSION, and COLOR GUARD members the full Vanguard Experience. From Saturday morning to Sunday afternoon, you’ll get a taste of drum corps life – sleeping in a gym, eating from our food truck, and rehearsing with our world class staff. Come ready to learn new things, meet new people, and have a great time! (PLEASE NOTE THERE WILL BE NO CYMBAL AUDITIONS AT THIS EVENT!)
SIGNING UP:
Don’t forget to RSVP before attending this audition event! Once you do, we’ll send you the 2020 Prospective Member Information packet which includes more details and information about becoming a member of SCV.

1. Create a MySCV account or Log-in to your existing account
2. Fill out the 2020 Prospective Member Questionnaire
3. RSVP/sign-up to attend this event
4. Pay the registration fee (see below)
5. Submit a shuttle request if you require transportation
6. Fill out the required paperwork to bring with you for check-in
REGISTRATION FEE:
The registration fee for this audition is $150 when paying in advance or $200 when paying on the day of the event. Full payment is required for participation, and no previous year credits may be used. This fee is payable online through MySCV, over the phone, by mail, or in person. Make sure you get a receipt!
CHECK IN:
When you come to check-in for your audition, you must present a school or government issued photo ID. Next, we will collect your Medical History and Release form, Image Release form, and a copy of your medical insurance card. (You can find these forms in MySCV, and blank forms will be available at check-in as well.) Keep in mind that if you are under 18, a parent’s signature is required. Upon successfully completing the registration process, you will be provided with a wristband and name tag to mark your participation.
SCHEDULE/ACCOMMODATIONS:
Doors will open for registration at 7:30 AM on Saturday morning. Please do not arrive at the school before then. After everyone is checked-in, there will be a short welcome meeting with the corps’ management before attendees break off into sections. Throughout the weekend, our staff will observe how you work within the group and conduct individual auditions to determine your overall grade for the weekend. We will finish on Sunday afternoon around 3:30 PM.

All prospective members will be provided with sleeping accommodations at the school for the weekend. Don’t forget to bring an air mattress, toiletries, and a towel! Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner and Snack will also be provided for camp attendees, starting with lunch on Saturday and ending with lunch on Sunday. Please make sure to eat breakfast before coming for registration!

To ensure your safety and security, all SCV audition camps operate as a closed campus. No one is permitted to leave the campus unless you have approval from the director. If you have any conflicts with the schedule, please let us know as soon as possible.
TRANSPORTATION:
Those flying into Dallas to join us for the weekend should fly into DFW (Love Field is acceptable, but not preferred). Vanguard Shuttles to the airport and transportation centers will be available for prospective members EARLY Saturday morning until noon. Shuttles will resume on Sunday for departures. Please try to time your departure from an airport or transportation center after 4:00 PM on Sunday. Don’t forget to fill out a shuttle request in MySCV as soon as you set your travel plans!
CONTACT:
If you have any questions, contact us at ACorps@SCVanguard.org. Please do NOT contact the school for any information about this event. Once again, we are excited you have chosen SCV and look forward to seeing you in Dallas!

CLICK HERE TO SIGN UP FOR THE 2020 SCV DALLAS AUDITION! 

Dec
7
Sat
SCV San Jose Audition
Dec 7 – Dec 8 all-day

CLICK HERE TO SIGN UP FOR THE 2020 SCV SAN JOSE AUDITION! 

Thank you for your interest in joining the 2020 Santa Clara Vanguard! We look forward to welcoming you at our San Jose Clinic & Audition Camp in December. This 2-day event is designed to give prospective BRASS, PERCUSSION, and COLOR GUARD members the full Vanguard Experience. From Saturday morning to Sunday afternoon, you’ll get a taste of drum corps life – sleeping in a gym, eating from our food truck, and rehearsing with our world class staff. Come ready to learn new things, meet new people, and have a great time!
SIGNING UP:
Don’t forget to RSVP before attending this audition event! Once you do, we’ll send you the 2020 Prospective Member Information packet which includes more details and information about becoming a member of SCV.

1. Create a MySCV account or Log-in to your existing account
2. Fill out the 2020 Prospective Member Questionnaire
3. RSVP/sign-up to attend this event
4. Pay the registration fee (see below)
5. Submit a shuttle request if you require transportation
6. Fill out the required paperwork to bring with you for check-in
REGISTRATION FEE:
The registration fee for this audition is $150 when paying in advance or $200 when paying on the day of the event. Full payment is required for participation, and no previous year credits may be used. This fee is payable online through MySCV, over the phone, by mail, or in person. Make sure you get a receipt!
CHECK IN:
When you come to check-in for your audition, you must present a school or government issued photo ID. Next, we will collect your Medical History and Release form, Image Release form, and a copy of your medical insurance card. (You can find these forms in MySCV, and blank forms will be available at check-in as well.) Keep in mind that if you are under 18, a parent’s signature is required. Upon successfully completing the registration process, you will be provided with a wristband and name tag to mark your participation.
SCHEDULE/ACCOMMODATIONS:
Doors will open for registration at 7:30 AM on Saturday morning. Please do not arrive at the school before then. After everyone is checked-in, there will be a short welcome meeting with the corps’ management before attendees break off into sections. Throughout the weekend, our staff will observe how you work within the group and conduct individual auditions to determine your overall grade for the weekend. We will finish on Sunday afternoon around 3:30 PM.

All prospective members will be provided with sleeping accommodations at the school for the weekend. Don’t forget to bring an air mattress, toiletries, and a towel! Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner and Snack will also be provided for camp attendees, starting with lunch on Saturday and ending with lunch on Sunday. Please make sure to eat breakfast before coming for registration!

To ensure your safety and security, all SCV audition camps operate as a closed campus. No one is permitted to leave the campus unless you have approval from the director. If you have any conflicts with the schedule, please let us know as soon as possible.
TRANSPORTATION:
Those flying into San Jose to join us for the weekend should fly into SJC (SFO is acceptable, but not preferred). Also note that the San Jose Diridon and Greyhound stations are the easiest to access for the camp weekend. Vanguard Shuttles to the airport and transportation centers will be available for prospective members EARLY Saturday morning until noon. Shuttles will resume on Sunday for departures. Please try to time your departure from an airport or transportation center after 4:00 PM on Sunday. Don’t forget to fill out a shuttle request in MySCV as soon as you set your travel plans!
CONTACT:
If you have any questions, contact us at ACorps@SCVanguard.org. Please do NOT contact the school for any information about this event. Once again, we are excited you have chosen SCV and look forward to seeing you in San Jose!

CLICK HERE TO SIGN UP FOR THE 2020 SCV SAN JOSE AUDITION! 

Dec
14
Sat
SCV Los Angeles Audition
Dec 14 – Dec 15 all-day

CLICK HERE TO SIGN UP FOR THE 2020 SCV LOS ANGELES AUDITION! 

Thank you for your interest in joining the 2020 Santa Clara Vanguard! We look forward to welcoming you at our Los Angeles Clinic & Audition Camp in December. This 2-day event is designed to give prospective BRASS and COLOR GUARD members the full Vanguard Experience. From Saturday morning to Sunday afternoon, you’ll get a taste of drum corps life – sleeping in a gym, eating from our food truck, and rehearsing with our world class staff. Come ready to learn new things, meet new people, and have a great time! (PLEASE NOTE THERE WILL BE NO PERCUSSION AUDITIONS AT THIS EVENT!)
SIGNING UP:
Don’t forget to RSVP before attending this audition event! Once you do, we’ll send you the 2020 Prospective Member Information packet which includes more details and information about becoming a member of SCV.

1. Create a MySCV account or Log-in to your existing account
2. Fill out the 2020 Prospective Member Questionnaire
3. RSVP/sign-up to attend this event
4. Pay the registration fee (see below)
5. Fill out the required paperwork to bring with you for check-in
REGISTRATION FEE:
The registration fee for this audition is $150 when paying in advance or $200 when paying on the day of the event. Full payment is required for participation, and no previous year credits may be used. This fee is payable online through MySCV, over the phone, by mail, or in person. Make sure you get a receipt!
CHECK IN:
When you come to check-in for your audition, you must present a school or government issued photo ID. Next, we will collect your Medical History and Release form, Image Release form, and a copy of your medical insurance card. (You can find these forms in MySCV, and blank forms will be available at check-in as well.) Keep in mind that if you are under 18, a parent’s signature is required. Upon successfully completing the registration process, you will be provided with a wristband and name tag to mark your participation.
SCHEDULE/ACCOMMODATIONS:
Doors will open for registration at 7:30 AM on Saturday morning. Please do not arrive at the school before then. After everyone is checked-in, there will be a short welcome meeting with the corps’ management before attendees break off into sections. Throughout the weekend, our staff will observe how you work within the group and conduct individual auditions to determine your overall grade for the weekend. We will finish on Sunday afternoon around 3:30 PM.

All prospective members will be provided with sleeping accommodations at the school for the weekend. Don’t forget to bring an air mattress, toiletries, and a towel! Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner and Snack will also be provided for camp attendees, starting with lunch on Saturday and ending with lunch on Sunday. Please make sure to eat breakfast before coming for registration!

To ensure your safety and security, all SCV audition camps operate as a closed campus. No one is permitted to leave the campus unless you have approval from the director. If you have any conflicts with the schedule, please let us know as soon as possible.

Please note that there will be NO SHUTTLES provided to transportation centers for this clinic & audition weekend.
CONTACT:
If you have any questions, contact us at ACorps@SCVanguard.org. Please do NOT contact the school for any information about this event. Once again, we are excited you have chosen SCV and look forward to seeing you in Los Angeles!

CLICK HERE TO SIGN UP FOR THE 2020 SCV LOS ANGELES AUDITION! 

Dec
22
Sun
SCV Houston Audition
Dec 22 all-day

CLICK HERE TO SIGN UP FOR THE 2020 SCV HOUSTON AUDITION! 

Thank you for your interest in joining the 2020 Santa Clara Vanguard! We look forward to welcoming you at our Houston One-Day audition in December. This event is designed for prospective BRASS members who are unable to attend any of the previous SCV Clinic & Audition Weekends. Throughout the day you’ll work closely with our world class staff, so come ready to learn new things, meet new people, and have a great time! (PLEASE NOTE THIS IS A BRASS ONLY AUDITION EVENT!)
SIGNING UP:
Don’t forget to RSVP before attending this audition event! Once you do, we’ll send you the 2020 Prospective Member Information packet which includes more details and information about becoming a member of SCV.

1. Create a MySCV account or Log-in to your existing account
2. Fill out the 2020 Prospective Member Questionnaire
3. RSVP/sign-up to attend this event
4. Pay the registration fee (see below)
5. Fill out the required paperwork to bring with you for check-in
REGISTRATION FEE:
The registration fee for this audition is $100 when paying in advance or $200 when paying on the day of the event. Full payment is required for participation, and no previous year credits may be used. This fee is payable online through MySCV, over the phone, by mail, or in person. Make sure you get a receipt! If you receive a callback, it will be mandatory that you attend the January Callback Camp in San Jose to complete your evaluation toward full membership in the 2020 Santa Clara Vanguard. An additional registration fee of $50 will be due at that time.
CHECK IN:
When you come to check-in for your audition, you must present a school or government issued photo ID. Next, we will collect your Medical History and Release form, Image Release form, and a copy of your medical insurance card. (You can find these forms in MySCV, and blank forms will be available at check-in as well.) Keep in mind that if you are under 18, a parent’s signature is required. Upon successfully completing the registration process, you will be provided with a wristband and name tag to mark your participation.
SCHEDULE/ACCOMMODATIONS:
Doors will open for registration at 8:30 AM on Sunday morning. Please do not arrive at the school before then. Throughout the day, our staff will observe how you work within the group and conduct individual auditions to determine your overall grade.

Please note that there will be NO SHUTTLES provided to transportation centers for this clinic & audition weekend. Lunch is provided for all prospective members, but please make sure to eat breakfast before coming for registration!

To ensure your safety and security, all SCV audition events operate as a closed campus. No one is permitted to leave the campus unless you have approval from the director. If you have any conflicts with the schedule, please let us know as soon as possible.
CONTACT:
If you have any questions, contact us at ACorps@SCVanguard.org. Please do NOT contact the school for any information about this event. Once again, we are excited you have chosen SCV and look forward to seeing you in Houston!

CLICK HERE TO SIGN UP FOR THE 2020 SCV HOUSTON AUDITION! 

SCV Orlando Audition
Dec 22 all-day

CLICK HERE TO SIGN UP FOR THE 2020 SCV ORLANDO AUDITION! 

Thank you for your interest in joining the 2020 Santa Clara Vanguard! We look forward to welcoming you at our Orlando One-Day audition in December. This event is designed for prospective COLOR GUARD members who are unable to attend any of the previous SCV Clinic & Audition Weekends. Throughout the day you’ll work closely with our world class staff, so come ready to learn new things, meet new people, and have a great time! (PLEASE NOTE THIS IS A COLOR GUARD ONLY AUDITION EVENT!)
SIGNING UP:
Don’t forget to RSVP before attending this audition event! Once you do, we’ll send you the 2020 Prospective Member Information packet which includes more details and information about becoming a member of SCV.

1. Create a MySCV account or Log-in to your existing account
2. Fill out the 2020 Prospective Member Questionnaire
3. RSVP/sign-up to attend this event
4. Pay the registration fee (see below)
5. Fill out the required paperwork to bring with you for check-in
REGISTRATION FEE:
The registration fee for this audition is $100 when paying in advance or $200 when paying on the day of the event. Full payment is required for participation, and no previous year credits may be used. This fee is payable online through MySCV, over the phone, by mail, or in person. Make sure you get a receipt! If you receive a callback, it will be mandatory that you attend the April Callback Camp in San Jose to complete your evaluation toward full membership in the 2020 Santa Clara Vanguard. An additional registration fee of $50 will be due at that time.
CHECK IN:
When you come to check-in for your audition, you must present a school or government issued photo ID. Next, we will collect your Medical History and Release form, Image Release form, and a copy of your medical insurance card. (You can find these forms in MySCV, and blank forms will be available at check-in as well.) Keep in mind that if you are under 18, a parent’s signature is required. Upon successfully completing the registration process, you will be provided with a wristband and name tag to mark your participation.
SCHEDULE/ACCOMMODATIONS:
Doors will open for registration at 8:30 AM on Sunday morning. Please do not arrive at the school before then. Throughout the day, our staff will observe how you work within the group and conduct individual auditions to determine your overall grade.

Please note that there will be NO SHUTTLES provided to transportation centers for this clinic & audition weekend. Lunch is provided for all prospective members, but please make sure to eat breakfast before coming for registration!

To ensure your safety and security, all SCV audition events operate as a closed campus. No one is permitted to leave the campus unless you have approval from the director. If you have any conflicts with the schedule, please let us know as soon as possible.
CONTACT:
If you have any questions, contact us at ACorps@SCVanguard.org. Please do NOT contact the school for any information about this event. Once again, we are excited you have chosen SCV and look forward to seeing you in Orlando!

CLICK HERE TO SIGN UP FOR THE 2020 SCV ORLANDO AUDITION! 

Jan
17
Fri
SCV 2020 Callback Camp
Jan 17 – Jan 19 all-day

This January Callback Camp is for prospective Brass and Percussion members who have received an overall one or two grade at their 2020 Santa Clara Vanguard audition. More details will be coming soon!

If you have any questions, please contact us at ACorps@SCVanguard.org.

Feb
21
Fri
SCV 2020 February Camp
Feb 21 – Feb 23 all-day

This February Rehearsal Camp is for Brass and Percussion members who have been offered membership in the 2020 Santa Clara Vanguard. More details will be coming soon!

If you have any questions, please contact us at ACorps@SCVanguard.org.

Mar
27
Fri
SCV 2020 March Camp
Mar 27 – Mar 29 all-day

This March Rehearsal Camp is for Brass and Percussion members who have been offered membership in the 2020 Santa Clara Vanguard. More details will be coming soon!

If you have any questions, please contact us at ACorps@SCVanguard.org.

Apr
24
Fri
SCV 2020 April Camp
Apr 24 – Apr 26 all-day

This April Rehearsal Camp is for Brass and Percussion members who have been offered membership in the 2020 Santa Clara Vanguard. This camp will also serve as a Callback Audition for prospective Color Guard members who received a one or two overall grade at their 2020 SCV Audition. More details will be coming soon!

If you have any questions, please contact us at ACorps@SCVanguard.org.

May
15
Fri
SCV Percussion Move-Ins
May 15 all-day

Today the Santa Clara Vanguard Percussion Section will be moving-in at the University of North Texas in Denton, TX! Below you will find a schedule outlining the day’s events, as well as contact information should you need to get in touch with a member of our admin staff. There will be no rehearsal on this day.
Rehearsal Site
University of North Texas
1155 Union Circle
Denton, TX 76203
SCV Schedule – May 15, 2020
Coming Soon!

SCV Tour Manager: Julia Meadows – jmeadows@scvanguard.org
SCV Corps Manager: Gio Bastante – gbastante@scvanguard.org

If you are interested in volunteering or making an in-kind donation while SCV is in your area, please contact our Tour Manager, Julia Meadows, at jmeadows@scvanguard.org.

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SCV Dallas Audition
SCV Dallas Audition
Nov 30 – Dec 1 all-day
CLICK HERE TO SIGN UP FOR THE 2020 SCV DALLAS AUDITION!  Thank you for your interest in joining the 2020 Santa Clara Vanguard! We look forward to welcoming you at our Dallas Clinic & Audition[...]

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