Mead Witter School of Music Wisconsin Bands maintain a high profile among musicians and Badger enthusiasts throughout the state and region. The Varsity Band is part of this program, providing performance opportunities for University students during the winter and spring, culminating in its annual extravaganza at the Kohl Center.


The Wisconsin Bands offer numerous ensembles to University students. Audition and non-audition ensembles for music majors and non-music majors alike are offered each semester. You may download our Prospective Student Brochurerequest more information, visit the UW School of Music website, or
call 608-263-1896 for more information.

If you would like to hire the band for your off-campus event (wedding, parade, etc.), please send an email with all pertinent information to