June 25, 2017

David Thornton named 13th Director of the SMB

David Thornton, assistant director of bands was appointed director of the Spartan Marching Band effective… [more]

David Thornton named 13th Director of the SMB David Thornton named 13th Director of the SMB

2017 Performance Schedule Announced

The 2017 SMB performance schedule is now available here.… [more]

2017 Performance Schedule Announced 2017 Performance Schedule Announced

SMB Memories Inspire Giving

Gift from MSU alumnus Gregory Holzhei provides scholarships for students in the Spartan Marching Band Gregory… [more]

SMB Memories Inspire Giving SMB Memories Inspire Giving

2016 Section Sponsors

There are eleven unique sections in the Spartan Marching Band. Each has deep pride in their section,… [more]

2016 Section Sponsors 2016 Section Sponsors

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David Thornton named 13th Director of the SMB

David Thornton, assistant director of bands was appointed director of the Spartan Marching Band effective June 14, 2017. Photo by Mark Hansen. In announcing the appointment, James Forger, dean of the College of Music, praised David Thornton for the experience, energy and artistry he will bring to his new role. “We look forward to welcoming […]

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2017 Performance Schedule Announced

The 2017 SMB performance schedule is now available here.

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SMB Memories Inspire Giving

Gift from MSU alumnus Gregory Holzhei provides scholarships for students in the Spartan Marching Band Gregory Holzhei poses with the entire 2016 Spartan Marching Band trombone section prior to the Wisconsin home football game. Gregory Holzhei says the eclectic mix of music he plays in his car, office, or home has a calming effect on […]

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2016 Section Sponsors

There are eleven unique sections in the Spartan Marching Band. Each has deep pride in their section, yet they work together as a team to create the sights and sounds of the SMB. The highest level of giving for the SMB is being a section sponsor. Each of these donors has given $2,500 to sponsor […]