ALUMNI BAND


Open to all former Hawkeye Marching Band members, the Alumni Band assists in the lifelong relationship between the university and band alumni. With appreciation for the university so integral to the experiences of its students, the Alumni Band performs at key university events, including the Homecoming Parade and football pregame performances. The Alumni Band also raises funds to enhance the experience of current UI band members.
UPCOMING EVENTS!

Perform with the Alumni Band at RAGBRAI

July 27, 2018
Energize the crowd on Friday, July 27, 2018, when Iowa City serves as an overnight town for RAGBRAI. Bring your instrument downtown to help fellow Alumni Band members provide the soundtrack for this special event.


UNIVERSITY OF IOWA HOMECOMING 2018 & ALUMNI BAND REUNION

OCT. 19-20, 2018
The University of Iowa invites you to return to campus this fall to participate in the Alumni Band Reunion during Homecoming weekend. Join fellow former Hawkeye Marching Band members to play in the parade and inside Kinnick Stadium.
Friday, Oct. 19 - Homecoming Parade

  • Information coming soon!
Saturday, Oct. 20 - Homecoming Game

  • 7 a.m. Check-in at the Field House Main Deck to receive field charts and marching assignments
  • 7:30 a.m. – Practice in Kinnick Stadium (Family members and guest may NOT view this rehearsal)
  • 8:45-9:30 a.m. – Tailgate for Alumni Band members and paid guests at Field House Main Deck
  • 9:45 a.m. Alumni Band Performance outside of University of Iowa Stead Family Children's Hospital on Hawkins Drive
  • 10:50 a.m. Alumni Band pre-game show in Kinnick
  • 11 a.m. Kickoff
YOU'LL NEVER FORGET YOUR DAYS IN THE HAWKEYE MARCHING BAND.
Listen to These Classics
Remember those classic tunes you used to play on the field? How about the "Iowa Fight Song?" It doesn't get any more nostalgic than that.
Or maybe you recall the special song that was played during your downfield march at pregame! "On Iowa" is a classic you can't hear enough!
SONG LIST BY INSTRUMENT
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