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 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
ConneXus Percussion Ensemble competes in Independent Open Class (PIO) in the MEPA and WGI circuits.