Skip to main content

MSU Bands

Morehead State University has a long-standing tradition of band excellence. The University Bands are part of the School of Music, Theatre and Dance’s comprehensive music education program. Seasonal student participation opportunities are available in Marching Band with year-round performance opportunities in Concert Band, Symphonic Winds, and Symphony Band. Outstanding invitational performances by the MSU Symphony Band for state and national music conventions have included performances for the Kentucky Music Educators Association, the National Band Association, the College Band Directors National Association, and the 54th National Biennial In-Service of the Music Educators National Conference. Internationally, the MSU Symphony Band and Percussion Ensemble have recently performed in The People’s Republic of China, Brazil and Spain.

Educational Events



Concert Band Performances
  • Nov. 19, 2019
  • Feb. 13, 2020
  • April 30, 2020

Symphony Band Concerts

  • Oct. 8, 2019
  • Nov. 19, 2019
  • Feb. 14, 2020
  • April 28, 2020

Marching Band Events

  • Aug. 29 – Home football game vs. Union College (KY)
  • Sept. 14 – Home football game vs. Kentucky Christian University (KY)
  • Oct. 5 – Home football game vs. Davidson College (NC)
  • Oct. 19 – Homecoming Parade
  • Oct. 19 – Home football game vs. Butler University (IN)—HOMECOMING and ALUMNI BAND
  • Nov. 2 – Home football game vs. University of Dayton (OH)
  • Nov. 23 – Home football game vs. Stetson University (FL)—SENIOR RECOGNITION

Band staff