A performing organization whose emphasis during the fall season is on marching, with the latest techniques and best quality of appropriate music being prepared and performed. In winter and spring the band studies and performs the best in band literature from all periods for performance on tour and for home audiences. Admission to the Symphonic Band is by audition. Membership in the Marching Band is open to any student without audition. Selected music education majors are given the opportunity to prepare and conduct compositions. Four hours per week. One-eighth course credit per semester. Annually. Fall and Spring.
Marching Band Camp Information
Percussionists report to campus on Tuesday, August 16 (by 3 p.m.). All other marching band members report on Wednesday, August 17 (first official band meeting is at 4 p.m.). Marching band students arrive and move into their rooms on these dates.