Oregon Marching Band Reveals New Sound

EUGENE, Ore. – Ducks fans can expect a new sound at Autzen Stadium when Oregon takes on Arizona Thursday night. The Oregon Marching Band is debuting new instruments. In the last two weeks the Oregon Marching Band has put in 90 hours of rehearsal getting ready for game day. “It was a huge hype for … Continue reading »

Sheldon Marching Band Prepares for Fall

EUGENE, Ore. — Members of the Sheldon High School marching band are hard at work getting ready for the upcoming football season. They’re practicing 8 hours a day for the next three weeks. KEZI 9 News Photojournalist Kathleen Spencer brings us the sights and sounds of band camp. The band is trying to raise $35,000 … Continue reading »

UO Marching Band Prepares for Sweet 16

EUGENE, Ore. — The Oregon Marching Band spent this winter fighting funding, but the University of Oregon won’t have to pony up any money to get the band to Indianapolis. The NCAA pays for all the teams’ bands to travel for the tournament. The band is taking 29 students to help bring a little bit … Continue reading »

UO Marching Band Gets 5% Increase

EUGENE, Ore. — The budget battle between the University of Oregon’s student leadership and the marching band has ended for now. The ASUO considered cutting the band’s budget, but band members spoke out. So instead of a cut, OAB got a 5-percent raise compared to last year. However, going forward, the ASUO says it will … Continue reading »