On behalf of the students and faculty of the Marching Illini, we would like to invite any high school seniors, college transfers, or current ILLINOIS students to submit a video audition for the Marching Illini Color Guard ​ April 24 | 11:59pm deadline   To register, text the word JOIN […]

MARCHING ILLINI COLOR GUARD AUDITIONS APRIL 24


On behalf of the students and faculty of the Marching Illini, we would like to invite any interested 9th-12th grade students, college transfers, or current ILLINOIS students to our FREE Marching Illini virtual clinics: ​ January 30 | 12-3pm February 27 | 12-3pm March 27 | 12-3pm ​ To register, […]

FREE DRUMLINE, GUARD & DANCE VIRTUAL CLINICS



Congratulations to Julia Arciola who will serve as our Feature Twirler for the 153rd season of the Marching Illini. Julia is from the state of Florida and will be a junior in the College of LAS majoring in Global Studies. We look forward to seeing Julia on the field this […]

FEATURE TWIRLER FOR #BAND153


OUR STORY STARTS WITH YOU! JOIN THE MARCHING ILLINI TODAY!   All information about joining the Marching Illini or finding out more information about our ensemble is listed here or on this website. Be sure to check out ABOUT THE MI    PROSPECTIVE STUDENTS AUDITION INFORMATION AUDITION DATES FREQUENTLY ASKED […]

MARCHING ILLINI AUDITIONS



    Congratulations to Chase Dorn who will serve as our Feature Twirler for the 150th season of the Marching Illini. Chase will be a senior in the College of LAS double majoring in Communication and East Asia Language and Culture. We look forward to seeing you this fall season. Congratulations […]

Feature Twirler 2018 Audition Results


Congratulations to the 2018 Marching Illini Drumline: Snares Gary Rudolph Curt Schwarzkopf Mia Folliard Daniel Hiemenz Shaan Patel Jamie Popp Caleb Gudeman Marcelo Champion Joey Marchese Emily Bloom *Garrett Clark *Ryan Baird *Daniel Canning * 1 of you will be moved to cymbals after 3 day fest   Tenors Payton […]

DRUMLINE 2018 AUDITION RESULTS



Snares Caleb Gudeman Shaan Patel Daniel Hiemenz Jamie Popp Garrett Clark Marcelo Champion Emily Bloom Luke Stephens Mia Folliard Joey Marchese Gary Rudolph Curt Schwarzkopf Ryan Baird   Tenors Zack Hoffman Evan Armstrong Payton Huene Jack Henhapl Kyler Perez   Bass Asher Ginnodo Nayan Bahl Gio Diaz Kyle Bean Jeremiah […]

Drumline 2018 Round 2 Auditions


CONGRATULATIONS 2018-2019 Illinettes dance team! Ashley Barz McKenna Carlson Madison Catalano Olivia Chester Katherine Ciannella Tessa Cohen Analia Dama Samantha Davis Antoinette DelGiudice Emma Dziura Darian Gerasta Bridget Glass Mickayla Homme Johnna Jones Kimberly Kamman Sophie Leskis MaryAllison Mahacek Gianna Mazeska Ellie Pfister Katarina Pong Brittany Prais Emmaline Rapier Mollie […]

Illinettes 2018-2019 Audition Results