Marching Bands in the Big Ten

As you walk past the concession stand, you smell grease from the burgers, you hear the shouts of thousands walking past you, but what stands out most is in the sound off into the distance. It’s so faint, but it …

“Go Blue” Banner’s History

It’s a Football Saturday at the University of Michigan, as over 100,000 Maize and Blue faithful fill the stand of the Big House. Excitement begins to build as both teams head back into the locker room after pre-game warm-ups. The …

What it takes to be in the Michigan Marching Band

The University of Michigan Marching Band is one of the most prominent collegiate bands in the United States of America. The marching band began in 1896, when Harry dePont invited all musicians on campus to a meeting with the notion …