The University of Illinois Bands has a long lasting tradition of excellence and its basketball bands are no exception. The University of Illinois Basketball Bands perform at all of the Illinois home basketball games for both the men's and the women's teams. The bands are divided into 2 bands - one 50 member band for Men's games and another 80 member band for Women's games. Members with the highest rankings in performance and service are selected to play post-season tournament appearances.
5:00 PM - 6:20 PM Tuesday / Thursday
Harding Band Building 141
Barry L. Houser, Director of the Marching Illini & Athletic Bands
*All ensembles are open to music majors and non-majors based on audition.