May 23, 2019

MSU Band Directors’ Appeal to the Alumni Band: MSU Bands at 150

Dear Alumni Band Members: We hope this letter finds you well at the start of this new year! The band program has had an excellent beginning to 2019 and we are excited for what the semester will bring. Next year, 2020, will be the Sesquicentennial of the Michigan State University Band Program. At this time, […]

The Winter 2019 version of Encore is here!

Click here for the winter 2019 edition of Encore. Click here for the 2019 spring/fall reunion invitation letter.

In Memoriam: John Underwood

John Francis Underwood, age 90, resident of Stone Oak Retirement Community in Hilliard, Ohio, formerly longtime resident of Jackson, Ohio died October 31, 2018. Born on June 12, 1928 in Ithaca, New York to the late Francis O and Erma (Hollen) Underwood. He was a 1950 graduate of Michigan State University then earned his Masters […]

In Memoriam: Greg Lindsey

Born February 6, 1953 at Mt. Carmel Hospital in Detroit, MI to John and Dorothy (Drury) Lindsey, passed away on February 22, 2019, at the age of 66. Greg graduated from George A. Dondero High School in 1971. He went on to earn his Bachelor of Music in 1975 and Master of Arts in 1981 […]

2019 Spring Concert

The 2019 MSU Alumni Band Spring Concert Reunion will be Sunday, May 5th at 3:00pm, in the Fairchild Auditorium. We are pleased to again be sharing the concert with the Spartan Youth Wind Symphony (, which in the past has filled the theatre! Registration On-line registration will be available soon at this link: Or, if […]