Welcome to the School of Music Athletic and Concert Bands

The University of Kentucky Bands are part of the School of Music, offering three concert bands, the Wildcat Marching Band, and Basketball Pep Band. Ensembles are open to all students. If you do plan to major in music you must be accepted into the School of Music.

College Statement of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion (excerpt)

To meet the College’s mission of providing artistic and cultural experiences for the education and benefit of students, the University, and the Commonwealth, we are committed to granting access equally to the arts, creative culture and artistic expression. As a member of the state’s flagship institution we pledge to ensure that our campus is a place where differences are welcomed and valued, different perspectives are respectfully heard, and where every individual feels a sense of belonging and inclusion. Read Full Statement

Upcoming Events
  • Mar 30 2024 | 7:30pm

    UK Jazz Ensemble & UK Lab Band
    Singletary Center for the Arts | Recital Hall
    Saturday, March 30th, 2024 

    UK Jazz Studies presents Big Band Blast XIV in the SCFA Recital Hall,…

    Singletary Recital Hall
  • Apr 13 2024


    What is Windfest?

    Windfest is Kentucky’s premier concert band festival in conjunction with Music for All. Windfest gives middle and…

    Singletary Center
Created 08/19/2021
Last Updated 07/01/2022