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Aspiring Musicians Invited To USF Marching Pride Band Day

The University of Saint Francis invites student musicians to participate in USF Marching Pride Band Day on Saturday, February 13. The day begins at 10 a.m. with a meet-and-greet where students and parents can meet current USF Marching Pride band members in the USF North Campus gymnasium, 2702 Spring Street.

During the band’s rehearsal, teachers and parents will have an opportunity to speak with Rick Cartwright, dean of the School of Creative Arts, and lunch will be provided by the University of Saint Francis. After lunch, participants are invited to Hutzell Athletic Center to support the USF women’s basketball team as they take on Taylor University at 1 p.m. Following the game, there will also be opportunities for students to audition for available USF marching band talent scholarships.

Those interested in participating in this event can contact Band Director Steven Kandow at 260-399-7700, ext. 8024 or skandow and provide the student’s name and current school.

The remaining USF marching band audition dates are as follows:

Friday, February 12

Friday, March 4

Friday, May 13

To schedule an audition on these dates, call 260-399-8064. Individual auditions are also available by contacting Steven Kandow.