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The Panther Marching Band include students from nearly every discipline on the campus of Eastern Illinois University. The band is known for its sound and spirit, energizing audiences throughout the Midwest. The PMB regularly supports many local and regional events and are privileged to be an important part of EIU and Charleston, IL.

Whether before, during or after the game, the Panther Marching Band strives to support its team, entertain its fans, and promote the university.

Come be a part of this exciting organization! Get more information here


Panther Marching Band Scholarships

Online application is due by March 1, 2018


The Panther Marching Band has $10,000 in scholarships available to incoming woodwind, brass, and percussion students who would like to be a part of this energetic and fun ensemble! All incoming non-music major students are eligible to apply. Awards will be made based upon experience, quality of performance, and the needs of the ensemble. Interested students should click on the link below to complete the application. Please be prepared to write a brief statement about why you want to be a part of the Panther Marching Band and to submit a very brief playing audition via YouTube. The playing audition should include 1 major scale and a 1-minute playing excerpt. You can choose whatever major scale and musical excerpt you prefer.




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EIU marching festival, PMB in exhibition !!!