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JMU Welcomes the Marines Corps

On July 8th, the U.S. Marine Drum and Bugle Corps are proud to welcome everyone to their public exhibition performance.

Percussion and Colorguard audition results

Click here for the announcement, being released June 29 at 9:00am EST.

A Different Path

They decided they belonged in the military...the 29th Division Band to be exact.

The 2015 Season is Here.

See how to join our most powerful season yet.

Colorguard advance!

Nuance Winterguard finds success on the international stage, and seeks to impact their immediate community.

Dukettes Win 1st Place in National Championship

The Dukettes define what great teamwork produces. "I know how hard they work, and to see it pay off is a great feeling."

JMU Pep Band Creates Unique Atmosphere At Convo

Some schools lean on the cheering of their fans, others the location of their students. For James Madison it's all about that bass, sorta.

Millions Watching, Hundreds Performing.

This past January, MRD students had an unforgettable New Year's Day with the Pope.


Use #MRD15 to share your MRD experience on Twitter and Instagram.

Alumni Band Weekend

Mark your calendars! On November 21, 2015, take back the field with hundreds of fellow MRD Alumni band members. More information coming soon.

Giving Back is Moving Forward.

Alumni, friends, and students are coming together to provide every Duke with the opportunity of a lifetime. Consider making an annual gift.

Parade of Champions

This is what #JMUPOC looked like last year. Imagine what it will look like this fall. Mark your calendars for this family-friendly marching band competition on October 17th, 2015.

JMU Band Day

On September 12, 2015, high school students can experience clinics with our staff, rehearse with the band, and perform at halftime during a JMU Football game.

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