December 4, 2016

Free Master Class with Canadian Brass – Friday, December 2, 4:30-5:30 p.m. @ Fairchild

The MSU College of Music welcomes the world famous Canadian Brass to campus for a fun and intensive master… [more]

Free Master Class with Canadian Brass – Friday, December 2, 4:30-5:30 p.m. @ Fairchild Free Master Class with Canadian Brass - Friday, December 2, 4:30-5:30 p.m. @ Fairchild

Spartan Marching Band Jacket Fund 2016

The Spartan Marching Band jacket traces its origins back to our first trip to the Rose Bowl in 1954.… [more]

Spartan Marching Band Jacket Fund 2016 Spartan Marching Band Jacket Fund 2016

Feature Twirler Auditions for 2017

Audition videos with cover letter, twirling resume, and 3 letters of recommendation are due by December… [more]

Feature Twirler Auditions for 2017 Feature Twirler Auditions for 2017

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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Free Master Class with Canadian Brass – Friday, December 2, 4:30-5:30 p.m. @ Fairchild

The MSU College of Music welcomes the world famous Canadian Brass to campus for a fun and intensive master class just ahead of their concert at the Wharton Center. This master class involves two College of Music honors brass quintets — the senior honors brass quintet and the graduate honors brass quintet. Each ensemble will […]

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Spartan Marching Band Jacket Fund 2016

The Spartan Marching Band jacket traces its origins back to our first trip to the Rose Bowl in 1954. Upon their return members suggested the band adopt a distinctive jacket with a collar and buttons to make it stand out on campus. That original design has remained consistent since, reflecting the same commitment to upholding […]

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Feature Twirler Auditions for 2017

Audition videos with cover letter, twirling resume, and 3 letters of recommendation are due by December 30th, 2016. Submissions by Regular Mail Mail audition materials with video on tape or DVD to: John T Madden Michigan State University College of Music 333 West Circle Drive Room 118 East Lansing, MI 48824 Submissions by email The […]

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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 […]

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2016 Season Schedule

Note: for the official football schedule and latest gameday information, please visit msuspartans.com. 2016 SMB Performance Schedule (Home and SMB travel games only) Date Opponent Friday, September 2 Furman Spartan Stadium, East Lansing, MI Saturday, September 17 at Notre Dame (SMB Travel) Notre Dame Stadium, South Bend, IN Saturday, September 24 Wisconsin (alumni band) Spartan […]