April 24, 2014

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Encore Newsletter – Winter 2014 Edition

The winter 2014 edition of the Encore newsletter has arrived. Check here for all the latest MSU Alumni Band news and events.

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2014 Spring Reunion – Sunday, April 13, 2014

The 2014 MSU Alumni Band Spring Concert Reunion will be Sunday, April 13, 2014, in the Fairchild Auditorium. To register for the event, please visit http://springconcert2014.eventbrite.com. Itinerary We will be performing in the newly remodeled Fairchild Auditorium. Parking is available directly across the street on the north side. 8:00 am Registration and Social Time 8:30 […]


2014 Golf Outing – Friday, September 26, 2014

The 2014 Golf Outing will be Friday, September 26, 2014 at 9:00 AM. The annual MSU Alumni Band golf outing is held at Oak Lane Golf Course in Webberville, Michigan. It is always scheduled the Friday before the fall reunion. The outing includes 18 holes of golf with cart, lunch and prizes. To register, follow […]


2014 Fall Reunion – Saturday September 27, 2014

Date The 2014 fall reunion date has been announced: Saturday September 27, 2014, MSU vs. the Cowboys of Wyoming. Make plans to join former members of the MSU Bands from across the decades. Everyone is cordially invited to join us for a day of fun, music, meeting and making friends. On hand will be our […]


Goodbye to Spartan H. Owen Reed

It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of H. Owen Reed on January 6, 2014 at the age of 103 in Athens, Georgia. He was born in Odessa, Missouri on June 17, 1910. He worked his way through the University of Missouri and Louisiana State University playing in jazz bands and later […]

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Images from the SMB 1956 Rose Bowl Trip

These images are from a booklet prepared by Oldsmobile following the 1956 Rose Bowl trip for the Spartan Marching Band. A special thanks to Gordon Spink for allowing us to borrow and scan the booklet. Also included are local newspaper accounts covering the band and their activities. Please click here to view the rest of […]