Welcome to our 9th and most exciting season of the Chicago Bears Drumline! The "CBDL" is an elite ensemble of marching percussionists compiled to create exciting, "booty-shaking" beats that get Bears fans ready to cheer on their team
The CBDL is a professional ensemble that attends all Chicago Bears home games, performs for corporate/private functions and performs regularly in community events. Keep an eye and an ear out at your next Chicago Bears home game to experience Da Beat of Da Bears!
The Chicago Bears Drumline was founded in 2005 as an ensemble presented by the World Champion Cavaliers Drum and Bugle Corps. The membership originally comprised of performers from drum corps such as the Cavaliers, Phantom Regiment, Glassmen, Madison Scouts, Star of Indiana and Pioneer. In addition, members have represented college marching bands such as the University of Illinois, Illinois State. Michigan, Michigan State, Ohio State, Kentucky, Northern Illinois, Indiana, Texas, Texas State and more!
As one of the pioneers of the professional sports entertainment Drumlines, this ensemble has had the privilege of supporting the Chicago Bears in venues including their training camp in Bourbonnais and in recent years showing support at the 2011 International Series and the Super Bash, both separate events held in London, England.
Location: Hilton Hotel – Chicago
720 South Michigan Avenue
Chicago, IL 60605
#1 May 4, 2013: 8:30AM Registration, Auditions 9 – 5:30PM (Hilton Hotel – Chicago)
#2 May 11, 2013: 9 – 5PM – Subject to callbacks, location TBA
Summmer Rehearsal Dates:
June 1, 2013 (9AM – 5PM)
June 15, 2013 (9AM – 5PM)
June 22, 2013 (9AM – 5PM)