The United States Corps of Cadets Pipes & Drums provides world class musical support to the United States Corps of Cadets and the United States Military Academy in order to motivate, support, and inspire the Corps of Cadets, to instill in our forces the will to fight and win, to foster the support of our citizens, and to promote our national interests at home and abroad.
- On order, the United States Corps of Cadets Pipes & Drums will provide musical instruction in bagpiping and drumming to Cadets of all ability groups in order to personally and professionally develop them beyond their current ability.
- On order, provide support to our local community, its institutions, and its people in order to facilitate recruiting and public relations of the United States Corps of Cadets and the United States Military Academy.
The Pipes & Drums is a bagpipe and drum band consisting of members of the United States Corps of Cadets of the United States Military Academy. The band supports activities year round, as training and academic schedules permit. The band is open to all Cadets of the United States Military Academy, no prior skill in piping or drumming is required. The band is the only active duty Pipes & Drums band in the United States Army.