Welcome to the official site of the Hawkeye Drumline!

Our summer drumline clinics will be held from 9:00AM-4:00PM on the following Saturdays: June 23June 30, & July 14 at the HMB/HTRC Practice Facility.  Please note that these dates follow a Thursday-Friday UI Summer Orientation session.  For summer 2018, email our graduate teaching assistant, Nolan Hauta, if you plan to attend one (or more) of the clinics. There is no cost to attend these clinics; you are encouraged to attend one, two, or all three of the clinics! The focus of these clinic is to prepare the attendees for our drumline auditions on August 13. Email HMB drumline instructor Nick Miller, TA Nolan Hauta, or our director Dr. Eric Bush if you have any questions. 

Drumline auditions will be held on Monday, August 13 at 1:00PM at the HMB/HTRC practice facility on the Hawkeye (west) Campus.

PDF iconProspective Drumline Letter - 2018.pdf

The Hawkeye Drumline welcomes Dr. Eric Bush as the new director of the Hawkeye Marching Band!


Thanks to CollegeMarching.com for this video of The Series! Check out their website for more coverage of their time with the Hawkeye Marching Band.

Founded more than a century ago, the University of Iowa Hawkeye Drumline has a rich tradition that we strive to continue today. From the classic 'Boom' to bring the Hawkeye Marching Band on to the field, to the gameday staple The Series and every beat in between, the Hawkeye Drumline consistently aims to excel and entertain.


2018 Performances

9/1 - Northern Illinois
9/8 - Iowa State
9/15 - Northern Iowa
9/22 - Wisconsin
10/8 - Cedar Rapids Metro Classic @ Linn-Mar H.S.
10/19 - Homecoming Parade
10/20 - Maryland (Homecoming)
11/3 - at Purdue (away trip)
11/? - Band Extravaganza (TBA)
11/10 - Northwestern
11/23 - Nebraska