Sixth Man Band

The Sixth Man Band is the basketball pep band comprised of Marching Thunder members that performs at EVERY home basketball game! This prestigious ensemble has had the opportunity to travel each year to the Conference-USA Basketball Championship in Frisco, Texas as well as the NCAA March Madness Tournament in 2018!

All Marching Thunder members are eligible to participate in the Sixth Man Band starting in the Fall and then continue in the Spring. Those wishing to continue in the Spring must register for MUS 268/468.

For those interested ONLY in the Sixth Man Band, please contact Dr. Schletter for more information on how you can join!

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Upcoming Wind Band Performances

April 18th – Final Wind Band concert of the year. Guest ensemble includes Cabell-Midland High School. Features the Marshall U. Symphonic Band & Wind Symphony.

All concerts can be found on our YouTube Channel here.


Marching Thunder Events

Fall 2024 Performance Schedule
Next season’s game and performance schedule will be determined in the spring. Please stay tuned.

31st – Home vs. Stoney Brook

7th – Possible Exhibition
21st – Possible OSU Game
28th – Home vs. W. Michigan

5th – Home vs. App State
17th (Thurs) – Home vs. GA St.
26th – Tri-State Marching Championships

2nd – Home vs. ULM
16th – Home vs. CCU

7th – Possible SBC Championships
Possible Post-season Bowl Game