How many trumpets are in the OSU band?

Q Row: 9 Trombones, 3 Bass Trombones. R Row: 12 Mellophones. S Row: 6 Flugelhorns and 6 Trumpets. T Row: 12 Trumpets.

Is Ohio State Marching Band all male?

Ken McCoyOhio State University Marching Band / Members

How many bands does Ohio State have?

Students from all degree programs are afforded the opportunity to participate in one of four concert bands, as well as the marching and athletic bands. We encourage all Ohio State students to experience the thrill and excitement of music making by joining one or more of our ensembles!

Are there saxophones in the OSU marching band?

The Ohio State Marching Band is historically all-brass, with saxophones never before having a place in the group.

Does Ohio State band have flutes?

In 1934, Weigel removed all woodwind instruments from the marching band (flutes, clarinets, saxophones, etc.)

What is the best marching band in America?

10 of the Best College Marching Bands

  • Texas A&M Aggie Band.
  • University of Southern California Trojan Marching Band.
  • Ohio State University Marching Band.
  • University of Tennessee Pride of the Southland Band.
  • University of Texas Longhorn Band.
  • Purdue University “All-American” Marching Band.
  • Ohio University Marching 110.

What is the Ohio State marching band called?

The Ohio State University Marching Band (often called The Best Damn Band in the Land or TBDBITL by fans) is one of the few all-brass and percussion bands in the country, the largest of its type in the world. View wiki Hey! Buckeyes!? What is scrobbling?

What does the OSU Athletic Band do?

During Homecoming, the OSU Athletic Band also performs at Skull Session, trading off with the guest high school band on various pieces of music. The OSU Athletic Band is run by the same band staff as the marching band, and often has many students who perform in both.

What is the Athletic Band?

Our Athletic Band is open to woodwind, brass and percussion players and offers students the opportunity to play at a variety of athletics events, including men’s and women’s basketball, men’s ice hockey, men’s volleyball and football’s annual Spring Game. The Athletic Band also travels around the country for postseason tournaments.