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!

Upcoming Wind Band Performances

All concerts can be found on our YouTube Channel here.

April 15th – The Wind Symphony presents their final performance of the season, “Concert of Soloists.” Thank you all for attending.
You can watch the concert again here.

Thursday, April 22nd – Symphonic Band presents their final performance of the season, “Air, Land, and Sea.”

You can watch the concert again here.


Marching Thunder Events

Fall 2021 Performance Schedule
This schedule is subject to change over the course of the summer
at MU unless otherwise noted)


11 Leadership Day Camp
12 Band Camp Begins
20 Freshman March (Drum Line Only)
21 Friends and Family Performance

11 vs N.C. Central
28 Kanawha Gazette-Mail Band & Majorette Festival Exhibition
18 vs East Carolina

9 vs Old Dominion
16 Tri-State Marching Championships
24 vs FIU (Possible Homecoming)

13 vs UAB
27 vs Western Kentucky

4 C-USA Championship (TBA)
Post-season Bowl Game (location/Date TBA)