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Marching Band Wows Audiences in London

October 25, 2015
Marching band parade in London

In its first trip across the pond, the “Pride of the Buckeyes” marched through spectator-lined streets in London on Saturday, Oct. 24, and wowed British crowds at a pre-game show before the Sunday, Oct.

In Memoriam: Jon Woods, 1939-2015

September 15, 2015
Jon Woods
The Ohio State University Marching Band sadly reports that Jon Woods, professor emeritus in the School of Music and long-time director of The Ohio State University Marching Band, passed away on Saturday, Sept. 12. Dr.

New Drum Majors Named

May 14, 2015
New drum majors pose with batons on the OSU practice field.

The Ohio State University Marching Band has a new head drum major, Nathan MacMaster, and new assistant drum major, John LaVange, for the 2015 season. Tryouts were held Saturday, April 25, in the Woody Hayes Athletic Center.

Marching Band on Hand for Congressional Honor Ceremony

March 25, 2015
Ohio State Marching Band members wait during the Congressional Honor Ceremony.

Fifteen members of The Ohio State University Marching Band, led by Dr. Christopher Hoch, associate director, and Dr. Russ Mikkelson, director of bands, traveled to Washington D.C. to take part in a March 24 ceremony in the Capitol Rotunda honoring Jack Nicklaus with the Congressional Gold Medal.