It's never too late to join the Penn Band!

All you need to do to join is attend our First Rehearsal on Thursday, September 1st at 6pm. See you there :)

Membership in the Penn Band is all-inclusive, and full of perks. All you have to do is come to our First Rehearsal or the next weekly Monday night rehearsal at the Platt Center at 6pm. If you have any questions, check out our website, and feel free to shoot us an email at The Penn Band welcomes instrumentalists of all types and talents, from keytar to zither to the more traditional brass, woodwind and percussionists – and now color guard members.

The Penn Band is

  1. Easy to join, easy to attend - No audition necessary.
  2. Full of perks - Get prime seats to sports games for free, travel across the country.
  3. A great place to make friends - Social events, road trips, and more.
  4. Not like your high school band - We're a scramble band, we don't march.
  5. A place to play your instrument - Play fun songs with a talented band at the best events on-campus in front of the biggest crowds.

It doesn't matter what year you're in. We welcome all Penn undergraduate and graduate students. Joining the band is not only a great way to keep up on your instrument, but an incredible opportunity to meet lifelong friends and find a solid community early on that can support you throughout your college years. It's never too late to join the Penn Band!

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