STRIKERS PERFORMING AND EDUCATIONAL PROGRAMS

The Strikers present seven performing ensembles focused on different populations and skill levels. Click a link and find the one right for you!

  1. The Strikers Adult Line - The original performing group made up of adult and student drummers who perform at events around the Chicagoland area. 

  2. The Strikers All-Stars – Since 2009, the All-Stars have provided a performance outlet for high school drummers in the same manner as the Strikers adult group.

  3. Convergence Winterguard – Established in 2014, Convergence is a competitive winterguard on the Midwest Colorguard and WGI tours.

  4. Girls on the Drum – Founded in 2015, GOTDrums uses lively tunes to teach music fundamentals and drumming basics to elementary school girls while building confidence and synergy among the members.

  5. Crystal Lake Thunder – Starting in 2016, Thunder is the Crystal Lake Strikers entry in WGI competitive drumline circuit including an Independent Class A finalist showing in 2019.

  6. Kingpins – Since its first session in 2019, Kingpins has hosted over 30 special needs students providing a creative outlet and percussion instruction.

  7. Strike Force - The Strikers' newest group is for Middle School students who want to have fun and drum great!