Performance. Tradition. Innovation.
Purdue Bands & Orchestras students are some of the most promising individuals on campus. They are bold, hardworking, and determined to succeed in all they do — from performance to academics. They set the Boilermaker standard high.
With virtually all of our students majoring in a discipline other than music, our 1200 members spread the optimistic spirit of Purdue Bands & Orchestras across campus. From world-renowned performances by 30+ ensembles, including the Purdue “All-American” Marching Band, Purdue Bands & Orchestras serves as the “Heartbeat of the University” and encourages a lifelong journey with music.