Hear the rumble of the Carolina Panthers Drumline - PurrCussion - at every home game as they perform for fans outside Bank of America Stadium, introduce Panthers players before the game, rally the crowd during the game and much more! PurrCussion features a combination of groove, chops, visuals, choreography and dynamics, making them enjoyable to fans of all ages. The high energy ensemble brings instant atmosphere to the game day experience as well as at community and corporate events throughout the year.
Drawing talent from across the Carolinas, the ensemble consists of snare drums, tenor drums, bass drums, and cymbal players. The 30-member drumline incorporates a variety of percussion backgrounds, disciplines, and styles, ranging from university marching bands and drum corps to self-trained musicians. PurrCussionists hold careers in business, education, graphic design, information technology and more.
Auditions for PurrCussion are a comprehensive evaluation of musicianship, showmanship, personality, commitment and professionalism.