Hundreds of indoor percussion ensembles, including several with Drum Corps International affiliations, will compete this Thursday, Friday and Saturday in Dayton, Ohio, for top honors at the Winter Guard International (WGI) Percussion World Championships.

For the first time ever, all championship performances spanning three days and two different venues, will be broadcast live on the WGI Fan Network which is made possible by and powered through Drum Corps International's popular online media platform.

Don't miss these groups' prelims performances:

Oregon Crusaders Indoor

Thursday, April 16, 5:27 p.m. ET

@ the Nutter Center

(The Cavaliers) Green Thunder Percussion

Thursday, April 16, 6:05 p.m. ET

@ the Nutter Center

Blue Knights

Friday, April 17, 2:20 p.m. ET

@ the University of Dayton Arena

(Velvet Knights) Full Force Percussion

Friday, April 17, 7:20 p.m. ET

@ the Nutter Center

Pioneer Indoor

Friday, April 17, 8:10 p.m. ET

@ the Nutter Center

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