GVSU Bands

Laker Basketball Pep Band

The Basketball Pep Bands, under the direction of the Director of Athletic Bands, John T. Martin, performs at all men's and women's home basketball games and NCAA playoff games. The Laker Pep Band has traveled to Hot Springs, Arkansas to support the 2006 National Champions, GVSU Women's Basketball team, and to Springfield, Massachusetts to support the Men's Elite 8 showing.

ANY GVSU student is welcome to audition. The pep band is limited to 34 members. Students are paid $400 for a completed season.

LAKER BASKETBALL PEP BAND NEWS:

2014-2015 Laker Basketball Pep Band Audition Information:

Audition Dates:

Wednesday, November 5, 2014  7-9pm & Thursday, November 6, 2014 8-10pm

Audition Sign Up List:

Posted on GVSU Band Bulletin Board outside of Band Room , Performing Arts Center, Room 1515

Pep Band Instrumentation (34 Members):

(2) Piccolos, (2) Clarinets, (2) Alto Saxes, (2) Tenor Saxes, (3) Mellophones, (9) Trumpets, (4) Trombones, (2) Baritones, (4) Sousaphones, (1) Electric Bass, (2) Drum set, (1) Twirler

**GVSU provides the following instruments ONLY: mellophones, baritones, sousaphones, drum set

Audition Music:

Please download and bring music to the audition.

Piccolo

Clarinet

Alto Sax

Tenor Sax

Mellophone

Trumpet 1

Trumpet 2

Bone 1

Bone 2

Baritone TC

Baritone BC

Sousaphone

Electric Bass

Those auditioning for Drumset, please contact Dr. John Martin at marjohnt@gvsu.edu concerning your audition.


The first game is Monday, November 17 - Call Time at the Fieldhouse is 6:15pm.

CLICK HERE for the 2014-15 Laker Basketball Pep Band Syllabus & performance/rehearsal schedule.


Click here for a featured video about the Laker Pep Band


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