Events Links Resources
Marching Photo 1-800-457-3501
Standing O Marching - Band Compositions and Arrangements by Rob Stein

Facebook Facebook | Twitter | Pinterest | YouTube

Is YOUR marching band's website listed in the Links Directory? If not, register your link.
Ohio State University heading from Macy's to Pasadena
When Ohio State University Marching Band members paraded through New York City on Thanksgiving Day, they may not have thought their season could get any better. But the school's football team landed a coveted spot in the upcoming Rose Bowl game, so the band will be marching in the Tournament of Roses Parade a mere 40 days after Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade. While multiple bands have performed in both parades at some point in their history, it's extremely unusual for a band to appear in both parades during the same season. Congrats to TBDBITL!

More Marching Band Videos >>
Band directors: Need marching band supplies or services? Browse the Resource Directory™:
More Marching Band Photos >>
Tournament of Roses announces 2019 Rose Parade Band Selections

"Go Band!" Facebook post about team aspect of marching band goes viral
A social media post about the dedication and teamwork found in marching bands has gone viral, spreading a positive message about the marching activity to tens of thousands of readers (so far). Full story >>

Marching band member rolls through challenges of cerebral palsy
The marching community is being inspired by the Omaha World-Herald story of a band member who doesn't let cerebral palsy keep her off the field. See the story and video, plus view some other inspiring stories from the archives about performers who overcame obstacles to perform in marching band. Full story >> joins the national SupportMusic coalition to strengthen music education in schools
Support Music logo has joined the SupportMusic Coalition, a public service led by U.S.-based NAMM and MENC, that seeks to strengthen community commitment and support for quality music education in schools. Full story >>
More Marching Band News >>

Pasadena Tournament of Roses Parade JAN 1: The Pasadena Tournament of Roses Parade is televised around the world.

Macys Thanksgiving Day ParadeNOV 22: The spectacular Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade kicks off the holiday season in style.

PHOTOS: 2018 BOA Grand National Championships

Follow on Facebook and Twitter
More Events >>
Kyoto Tachibana Marching Band Tournament of Roses "Bandfest" Schedule
View the performance schedule for the Pasadena Tournament of Roses Bandfest on December 29-30, 2018, which features field exhibitions by the Rose Parade bands. Full story >>

2018 Bands of America Grand National Championship Photos Photo Feature: 2018 BOA Grand National Championships
View photos of all 37 semi-finalist bands from the Bands of America Grand National Championships held November 8-10 in Indianapolis. View gallery >>

Macys Thanksgiving Day Parade Photo 2018/2019 Bowl game parade and holiday parade schedule
Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade. Hollywood Christmas Parade. The Rose Parade. Marching bands have many performance opportunities this time of year. has compiled a guide to major events along with television broadcast schedules.
Full story >>

From The 13th Chair Trombone Player Seen and Heard at BOA 2018
Columnist DJ Corchin shares his annual Top 20 Most Hilarious Things Seen or Overheard at the 2018 Bands of America Grand National Championships! Full story >>

Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade A day in the life of a Macy's Parade marching band
Go behind the scenes and experience an up-to-the-minute account of what bands experience at one of America's great parades. Full story >>

2018 DCI World Championship Photos Photo Feature: 2018 DCI World Championships
View 80+ photos from the Drum Corps International World Championships held August 9-11 in Indianapolis, Indiana. View gallery >>

Heather Henson - Ajijaak Puppet artist Heather Henson adds color guard performers to new show
Heather Henson, daughter of Muppets creator Jim Henson, has incorporated a quartet of skilled color guard performers into her latest puppetry project, Ajijaak on Turtle Island. Full story >>

Gift Box Gift Ideas for Marching Band Fans
Wrap up your holiday shopping with inspired and inspiring marching-related gift ideas. Your marching band friends are sure to love these unique items ... and in many cases, your purchases will support organizations that work hard to showcase the marching activity. Full story >>

Prep your body for marching season with this training plan by Rob Stein

More Spotlight Articles >>

DeMoulin Bros. Uniforms

Band Uniforms

Guard Equipment

Band Accessories

Drill Designers

Music Arrangers

Band Trips

More >>