Need to make a payment for dues or events like camp.


Band Membership Dues

Dues for participation in DCDD allow you to join in as many of our ensembles as you like for one price. Our dues cycle runs from August through July of each fiscal year. Questions about dues may be directed to the Treasurer at

 Once you pay dues, your are considered a voting member and are encouraged to attend all board meetings. They are good for one year only.

Financial Assistance Available!

Financial constraints should not stop anyone from participating in DCDD. We assist members who have need by offering payment plans or the opportunity to volunteer and work off dues through the Good Fairy Fund.  Please click on the button titled Good Fairy Fund Information to learn more!

Get Involved!

Do you want to Volunteer and be the backbone of DC’s Different Drummers success?

We need volunteers in a range of duties from being ushers at Symphonic Band concerts to being water boy/girl in parades with the Marching Band, to helping run a number events and fundraisers we have through the year.  You can see what upcoming volunteer opportunities we have coming up here:

Don’t see any upcoming opportunities?  Then contact our volunteer coordinator to be added to their contact list!


This form is for anyone in the DCDD community to anonymously submit questions, comments, concerns or suggestions to the inclusivity liaison, Marisa Ewing. The liaison will be available to hear members’ ideas and concerns regarding inclusivity in DCDD, and may respond in a variety of ways depending on the desire of the member. Any information submitted here will be shared with DCDD board members and members of the inclusivity committee anonymously. However, if you would like be contacted for a follow up about your submission by either the inclusivity liaison or a board member, there is an option to input your name and contact information.

Feedback is crucial for any organization to maintain transparency, accountability and integrity. It is also promotes success via innovation and creativity. Your opinions, perspectives, concerns and ideas DO make a difference.