The Atlantic High School War Eagle marching percussion is an elite family of musicians. The percussion section teaches discipline, technique, self-respect, and teamwork. Students will become better percussionists as members.
The marching percussion section is split into two categories, The Battery and the Front Ensemble. The Battery consists of Snare Drums, Tenor Drums and Tonal Bass Drums. The Front Ensemble (or PIT) consists of all instruments that cannot be carried on a harness I.E. Xylophone, Marimba, Timpani etc… Students will be placed in the two sections by way of a one on one and group audition. This audition / placement is for the instructors to know where the student excels musically and technically.
2014 Audition Music
The audition music for the 2014 drumline is available. Please see the links below for more information.