Notes & Reviews:
Western Kentucky University Band program involves over 325 students representing over 60 academic majors in ensembles that include the Big Red Marching Band, three pep bands, three concert ensembles, and two jazz bands. The largest of these ensembles is the Big Red Marching Band, which has seen record setting growth over the last 5 years. The ensemble has grown to include over 230 members making it the largest marching band in the history of WKU. The band performs at all home football games, selected out of town games, as well as exhibition performances at area high school marching contests.