2019 BT Auditions

Join Breakthrough as we embark on our 10th season in 2019! Breakthrough’s staff, designers and organization are thrilled to be an active part of WGI, a WGI Finalist and will continue to offer outstanding percussion performance opportunities to young men and women throughout Arizona and the Southwestern United States! Breakthrough has proudly served the Arizona / Southwestern Percussion Community and we look forward to continuing that strong tradition of excellence!
Cutler Boughn, Executive Director


FREE Fall Clinic:

Saturday 9.22.18

Join us for the 2018 Breakthrough Fall Clinic.

On Saturday,  September 22nd, join us as world-class clinicians and Breakthrough Staff present a fall clinic for all percussionists!

This clinic is completely free of charge! Come learn from the worlds best and improve your craft in the area of marching percussion!


2019 Audition:

Sunday 9.23.18

Join us in our 10th Season by attending the battery and front ensemble audition. Apply below to receive your audition materials.

A successful audition will result in you joining us for callbacks on Sunday, September 30th.

You can't make it if you don't try out!



Free Clinic

September 22, 2018


Sunday, September 23, 2018
Registration: 9am-10am
Auditions: 10am - 6pm


Sunday, September 30, 2018
Registration: 9am-10am
Auditions: 10am - 6pm



After applying by filling out the form on this page, audition material will be emailed out on June 27.

The packet will contain exercises, etudes, technique info, and logistics information. 



ASU Percussion Blockhouse
510 South Athletes Place
Tempe, AZ 85281

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Directions to the Percussion Blockhouse:

From the University Drive and Rural Road intersection travel north on Rural Road. Take a right, going east, on E 6th Street toward the Verde Dickey Dome. Take an immediate left, going north again, once in the 59E parking lot. Follow the road as it travels north and then east again, soon opening up with a larger parking area on your right hand side. The Percussion Blockhouse will be on the south side of the parking lot.


How Much?






- Audition Fee
- Lunch on both days
- Breakthrough T-Shirt


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