The Marching Bearcat Band marches and performs at all home regular season and playoff season football games and special events. They provide a wide variety of entertainment including performances with guest artists. Music performed ranges from pop, rock, country, Broadway, jazz, and classical.
Concert Band - Dr. Jennifer A. Moder
Students who play brass, woodwind, and percussion instruments are invited to join this ensemble. The band will give a concert each semester and perform at special events on and off campus. Limit of three credits toward General Education requirements.
Wind Ensemble - Dr. Jennifer A. Moder
Students who play brass, woodwind, and percussion instruments are invited to join this ensemble. This advanced ensemble will present concerts and perform at special events both on and off-campus. The literature to be performed will include advanced collegiate and professional literature.
Open to all percussion students. Programs will include selected music from large and
small percussion ensemble literature.
Jazz Combos - Dawn Weber
Students who play brass, woodwind, percussion instruments or sing are invited to join a jazz combo. These ensembles will focus on the fundamentals of improvisation and will perform small group jazz literature including blues, swing, bebop, cool, hard bop, fusion, and alternative jazz.
Jazz Ensemble - Dawn Weber
This ensemble performs standard jazz arrangements as well as the newest contemporary jazz publications. Performance opportunities include concerts, tours, and special events. The ensemble also performs with the jazz faculty and/or special guest artists two or three times a year.