Start your journey.

Auditions are not required for membership in the Colt Cadets, and we can work with you whether you're a seasoned veteran or a beginner. All it takes is a good attitude and a desire to learn and improve!

Learn how to join
Colt Cadets brass camp

Travel the country.

The Colt Cadets participate in both Open Class and World Class events throughout the season, performing about 20 times each summer. Shows are hosted in stadiums all across the country, culminating with DCI Open Class Championships in Marion, Indiana and DCI World Class Championships at Lucas Oil Stadium in Indianpolis, Indiana.

See the tour schedule
Colt Cadets performing in Minneapolis, Minnesota.

Learn from the best.

Our staff members bring experience from across the activity. From college educators to middle school band directors, our educators are prepared to personalize your education and help you improve all season long.

Meet the staff
Colt Cadets staff member working with student

Looking for more info?

Learn more about the Colt Cadets and their typical season! If you still have questions, you're always welcome to reach out to us by emailing rich@colts.org or calling us at 563-582-4872.

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Colt Cadets cymbal players