Girls On The Drum

GOTDrums

ABOUT THE ORGANIZATION

Girls on the Drum is a percussion educational program for girls from 5th through 8th grade.  The group focuses on team building, skill development, confidence and performance presence for the students.  The students will be exposed to a variety of percussion instruments.  The instructors include adult members of the Strikers and high school members from the Strikers Education programs. As a program of the Crystal Lake Strikers, GOTDrums is not affiliated with Girls on the Run.

2019-Winter Program

WHY YOU SHOULD JOIN

  • Grow as a performer and drummer

  • Develop skills that will help in ensembles at school and drumlines like the Strikers and Strikers Allstars

  • Have the opportunity to perform in front of a variety of audiences

  • Have fun and meet new people

Are you ready to register?

Follow these 4 steps below

1.  REGISTER

2.  ONLINE REGISTRATION

Please fill out the online registration form for your student. 

3,  SIGN THESE FORMS

Print out and sign the Release and Authorization and commitment form.  Have your drummer bring these to the first practice.

4.  REMIND NOTIFICATIONS

Sign up for the Remind notifications.  This will ensure you get important text updates during our session regarding weather and our performance.

HOW MUCH DOES IT COST

Fees for the program are $165 for the winter which pays for drumsticks, show shirt, show accessories, instruction, music, show design, rehearsal site rental, insurance and instruments.  The increase in cost this year helps us cover the cost of rent - which is a new expense for the Strikers organization.

NOTE:  Fee's should not be a barrier to participate.  Please contact us if there are concerns about dues.

HOW OFTEN DO WE PRACTICE

Rehearsals are Thursday from 5:00-6:30PM at 

Martin Elementary School

10920 Reed Road

Lake in the Hills

HOW CAN PARENTS HELP

Parents are absolutely vital to the success of the group.  This season we are looking for the following parent volunteers

  • Fundraiser Head

  • Photography

  • Back Stage Assistant

Please let the staff know of your availability to help.

For more information, please contact us at;

girlsonthedrum@clstrikers.com

GOTDrums Charts

WARM-UPS

CADENCES

MUSIC

Bang Dem Drums

Confident

Run The World