UToledo Band Program

The Band Program at The University of Toledo offers a variety of performance and educational opportunities for all university students. Whether you are interested in pursuing a degree in music, or are simply looking to continue with music as a source of entertainment and self-growth, it's an exciting time to be involved.

News and Updates

  • Drum Major Camp 2024 - Dates Announced!! Our annual UToledo Drum Major Camp will run June 17-20, 2024. Registration is now live. Details and camp registration.

  • UToledo Music Scholarship and Program Auditions.  Each year, the UToledo Department of Music awards over $150,000 in scholarships to students studying music, and to students participating in our ensembles.  Auditions dates are in February and March.  Details and how to register.

  • 2024 RMB Auditions. Auditions for the 2024 Rocket Marching Band will  open for Dancing Rockettes, Drumline, Color Guard, Woodwinds, & Brass in early Spring 2024! Visit the RMB's site for details.

  • Make a Gift. Memories made are part of what makes the Rocket Marching Band a special experience for its members.  Travel to iconic stadiums and performances in historic venues create lifelong memories and friendships.  Help us to continue providing these experiences for our members.  Make a gift to our University Band Activities Fund today.
Upcoming UToledo Bands Events

Symphonic Wind Ensemble

Thursday - April 4, 2024
7pm - Doermann Theater
As part of UToledo's annual Spring Festival of New Music, the Symphonic Wind Ensemble performs in a concert alongside the UToledo Symphony Orchestra and Choirs.  The 2024 event features composer Stacey Gibbs.

UToledo Music Scholarship and Program Auditions

See more UToledo Department of Music events.

Our Bands

THE ROCKET MARCHING BAND find us on Facebook
The University of Toledo Rocket Marching Band is one of the largest and most visible student groups on campus! With 250 musicians, dancers, color guard, and majorettes, the RMB is a positive source of pride and school spirit for you as well as the entire UToledo community. Auditions dates and other information for all sections within the RMB (Woodwinds, Brass, Drumline, Color Guard, Feature Twirler, and Dancing Rockettes) are now available. If you plan to attend UToledo next fall and are interested in joining the Rocket Marching Band, visit the RMB page for more information.

The concert ensembles are a vibrant part of the Department of Music and the Band Program at UToledo. The Wind Ensemble (auditioned) and the Symphonic Band perform several concerts throughout the year.  Both ensembles are open to all UToledo students, regardless of major.  Whether you want to be challenged as a player or just want to have fun playing music, we have an ensemble for you.

Last Updated: 3/30/24