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The ConneXus Performing Arts Association, Inc. is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization that fields competitive indoor percussion and winter guard ensembles. Founded by Tom DiNuoscio in 2012 and officially incorporated in the fall of 2014, the CPAA, Inc. is a rapidly growing force in pageantry arts. Based in Columbus, Ohio, ConneXus serves young performers ages 12 to 22 by offering a positive, educational, and nurturing environment that is focused on individual and group growth. Originally founded as an outlet for young performers to continue marching arts opportunities after their school music programs were eliminated, ConneXus is “Where Education and Skill Meet Performance and Excellence.”
The ConneXus Percussion Ensemble competes in Percussion Independent Open Class (PIO) in the MEPA and WGI circuits and competes in the Independent A Class (IA) in the OIPA and WGI circuits.