The last football game of the season is fast approaching. SJSU will be playing against the Air Force. The Spartan marching band is excited to welcome and play with the U.S. Air Force band at the game. It is always motivating having another band present to watch. When the Spartan marching band performs at halftime, … Continue reading Air Force
Rafael is a third year in the San Jose State Spartan marching band. He is the section leader of the alto saxophone section. I asked Rafael why he enjoyed being in marching band and he said: "I really like the people. I also like the unbreakable bond that marching band forges through dedication, hardwork, integrity … Continue reading Quote of the week: Rafael the alto sax
Over the weekend, the SJSU marching band had the privilege of performing at the kaleidoscope concert at hammer theatre in downtown San Jose. The band tailgated before the concert for onlookers and concert goers. The band performed their usual tailgate songs such as the fight song, procession of the Spartans, and others such as Conan … Continue reading Kaleidescope
Angelique is a first year SJSU marching band member. She is in the tenor sax section. I asked Angelique why she enjoyed being in the band and she said: "I love playing my instrument and being surrounded by other devoted musicians to create the art we call field show is the best feeling. "
The SJSU marching band will perform their Chicago show for a second game at Today's game vs Nevada. Instead of playing in the direction of the alumni, the band will perform in front of the student and guest side. By performing the show twice, the students get an opportunity to actually see the halftime show … Continue reading Chicago show to be continued…
Amy is a second year student at San Jose State University and a second year member of the SJSU marching band. She has been a shield for both years. I asked Amy why she enjoyed being in the SJSU marching band and her response was: "I love being in marching band because I've met so … Continue reading Quote of the week: Amy the sheild
The homecoming game Saturday was filled with many fun surprises and events. Many people came out to watch the homecoming game, but some attended to see the band and even join them. Over 30 alumni band members attended the game to join the SJSU marching band in the stands and support them as they performed … Continue reading Homecoming!