Laker Alumni Marching Band - Homecoming 2013

Homecoming this year is Saturday, October 19, 2013 and the theme is "There's No Place Like the Valley." The Lakers of GVSU will take on the Wildcats of Northern Michigan University at 7:00pm.

Joining the Laker Alumni Band and Laker Marching Band will be the GVSU Alumni Choir!

Registration for 2013 Laker Alumni Marching Band

Registration must be submitted by Monday, October 14, 2013!

(We have to order the T-Shirts on Tuesday, October 15, 2013.)

Please send an e-mail to:

Subject Line: 2013 LAMB Homecoming Registration

Please include the following information:

1) Name

2) Phone Number

3) T-Shirt Size (small, medium, large, XL, 2XL, 3XL)

4) Instrument (or Color Guard or Twirler)

5) Do you need to check out an instrument from GVSU Bands?

**GVSU BANDS provides the following instruments ONLY: Mellophones, Baritones, Sousaphones, Percussion, and Flags

6) Dates of Years in Laker Marching Band

LAMB Database

We are building a new LAMB contact list to reach our alumni members by e-mail.

CLICK HERE for Alumni Contact Form to add your contact information to the LAMB database. Encourage all LAMB alumni to submit their contact information!

2013 Homecoming Schedule

10:30am - 12:00pm - Alumni Band Percussion Sectional

12:00pm - 12:45pm - Registration / Light refreshments at GVSU Band Room (PAC 1515)

1:00pm - 1:50pm - FULL Alumni Band Music Rehearsal - GVSU Band Room (PAC 1515) and Alumni Choir in GVSU Choir Room (PAC 1410)

2:00pm - 4:00pm - Marching Rehearsal with Laker Marching Band at the LMB Rehearsal Field outside the Performing Arts Center

4:15pm - March to Kelly Family Sports Center (Turf Building)

4:30pm - 5:30pm - Alumni Association Picnic/Tailgater

** Spouses/children will need to purchase a ticket to the tailgater for $5 per person through the GVSU Alumni Association Homecoming Website

6:00pm - March to Stadium

7:00pm - Kick Off!  GO LAKERS!

2013 Homecoming Show

The 2013 Homecoming half time show by the Laker Marching Band, Laker Alumni Marching Band, and GVSU Alumni Choir will consist of tunes from The Wizard of Oz, The Wiz, and a few surprises!

2013 LAMB Uniform

1) GVSU Bands will provide a 2013 Homecoming long-sleeve T-Shirt to all LAMB and Alumni Choir participants that will be worn over your shirt.

2) Long pants for colder weather

3) Tennis Shoes or Other Appropriate Shoes for Marching

**No Flip Flops or Hats

2013 Homecoming Show Music

You need to have lyre and flipfolder for your instrument.

Those using a GVSU brass instrument will be provided a lyre only. You will need to provide your own flipfolder.

Music for the 2013 Laker Alumni Marching Band:

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Alto Sax

Tenor Sax

Bari Sax


1st Trumpet

2nd Trumpet

3rd Trumpet

1st Trombone

2nd Trombone

Treble Clef Baritone

Bass Clef Baritone




Bass Drums






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