2023 Winter Sectionals

After a great 2022 season, we are preparing to begin sectionals in preparation for the upcoming season!

For sectionals, please be prepared to bring the following items: Sticks/mallets, a 3-ring binder with clear sleeves to put music in, and a printout of new music for 2023 for your instrument.

Location: Steinbrenner Band Center, which is located in the stadium (between gates 10 and 12) 1961 Tuttle Park Pl, Columbus, OH 43210

Parking: Paid parking is available in the stadium lots. There are pay stations in the lot, or you can park across the street at the Tuttle garage.

When: Tuesdays from 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm for the following dates.

The first 4 sectionals will be for candidates (high school seniors or those who have not made the band before) – 2/21, 2/28, 3/28

The last 3 sectionals will be for candidates and vets – 4/11, 4/25, 5/2

All who plan to try out for the Ohio State Drumline this upcoming season are encouraged to attend, per the dates above.


New Music Uploaded

New music has been uploaded under the music tab. We will be playing through these during summer sessions.

– Buckeye Technique 4.0

– 16th Accents

– Griddy

Get an early jump on the music before our first session on June 7th!

2022 Pre Summer Session Announcement:


  • Register for summer session at this link.
  • Start looking over buckeye technique 3.0 found under the music tab, and also at this link.
  • Put together a 3-ring binder with plastic sheets to hold all the music from our website, and have clothespins/binder clips to pin pages if needed due to wind.
  • Band doors are located between gates 10 and 12 of the stadium (which is on the stadium’s East side). Parking is available at the stadium, but it is not free (download the park mobile app or pay at the station).
  • This announcement page will be updated frequently throughout the summer about what music and drill are covered during the week.

June 7th

  • Session starts at 6:30 at the practice field, please arrive early (30-45 min) to ensure you have enough time to check out a drum (this will be done in the band center).
  • Bring water, and wear comfortable athletic wear / athletic shoes.
  • We WILL NOT be having a sectional on the 7th. Our first sectional will be on the 9th.

June 9th

  • First sectional starting at 5 pm outside band doors, please arrive early to check out a drum.
  • Be familiar with exercises from buckeye technique 3.0.
  • Around 6:30 we will begin moving down to practice field for marching.