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First US Army Band

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2nd Armored Division Army Band

2nd Infantry Division Army Band

2nd Brigade Army Training Band

Third US Army Band

3rd Armored Division Army Band

3rd Infantry Division Army Band

Fourth US Army Band

4th Armored Division Army Band

4th Infantry Division Army Band

Fifth US Army Band

5th Infantry Division Army Band

Sixth US Army Band Presidio

6th Infantry Division Army Band

Seventh US Army Band

7th Infantry Division Army Band

Seventh Army Symphony Orchestra

Eighth US Army Band

8th Infantry Division Army Band

Ninth US Army Band

9th Infantry Division Army Band

10th Mountain Division Army Band

11th Airborne Division Army Band

14th Army Band

18th Army Band

19th Army Band

21st Army Band

22nd Army Band

The 23rd Infantry Division Americal Band

24th Infantry Division Army Band

25th Infantry Division Army Band

26th Army Band

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29th Army Band

30th Army Band

31st Army Band

31st Infantry Division Army Band

33rd USAREUR Army Band & Chorus

36th Army Band

49th Army Band

50th Continental Army Band

52nd Army Band

55th Army Band

56th Army Band – I Corps

60th Army Band

61st Army Band

62nd MI Corps Army Band

72nd Army Band

74th Army Band

75th Army Band

76th Army Band

77th Army Band

79th Army Band

80th Army Band

81st Army Band

82nd Airborne Division Army Band

82nd Army Band

83rd Army Band

84th Army Band – V Corps

97th Army Band

98th Army Band

101st Airborne Division Army Band

113th Army Band

118th Army Band

158th Army Band

173rd Army Band

179th Army Ground Forces Band

196th Light Inf Div Brigade Army Band

199th Army Band

214th Army Ground Forces Band

264th Army Band

266th Army Band

278th Regimental Combat Band

279th Army Band France

282nd Army Band

283rd Army Infantry Center MCoE Band

291st Army Band

293rd Army Band

296th US Army Japan Band

297th Army Band

298th Army Berlin Brigade Band

314th Army Band

317th Army Band

322nd Army Service Forces Band

323rd Army Band

324th Army Band

326th Army Band

327th Army Band

328th Army Band

356th Army Band

371st Army Band

384th Army Band

389th Materiel Command Band

392nd Army Band

399th Army Band

423rd Army Band

424th Army Band

427th Army Band

433rd Army Band

434th Army Signal Corps Band

437th Army Band

438th Army Band

440th Army Band

493rd Army Band

SHAPE International Band


Old Guard Fife & Drum Corps Army Band

The United States Army Band

Training & Doctrine Command Band

US Army Field Band

Armed Forces Bicentennial Band


Walter Reed Medical Center Army Band

Navy Band Northwest

Navy Band Southwest

Navy Band Great Lakes

Navy Band Mid-South

Navy Band Southeast

Navy Band Northeast

US Navy Fleet Forces Band

Navy Pacific Fleet Band

Navy Sixth Fleet Band

Navy Seventh Fleet Band

Navy Atlantic Fleet CINCLANT Band

US Naval Forces Europe Band

United States Navy Band

Naval Academy Band

Naval Training Center Band Orlando

Naval Training Center Band San Diego

Navy Band Memphis

Navy Band New Orleans

Navy Band Seattle

Navy Band Charleston

Navy Band Jacksonville

Naval Station Band Newport

NAS Pennsacola Band

Naval COMNAVFOR Band Japan

Naval COMNAVMAR Band Guam

Naval COMPHIBLANT Band Norfolk

Naval CINCSOUTH Band Naples







Naval District 1 Band Northeast

Naval District 4 Band Philadelphia

Naval District 12 San Francisco Band

Naval District 17 Band Kodiak

Naval Destroyer Flotilla [DesFlot] 4 Band

Destroyer Flotilla [DesFlot] 8 Band

Naval Unit Band 10

Naval Unit Band 11

Naval Unit Band 12

Naval Unit Band 50

Naval Unit Band 85

Naval Unit Band 95

Naval Unit Band 107

Naval Unit Band 123

Naval Unit Band 134

Naval Unit Band 145

Naval Unit Band 155

Naval Unit Band 163

Naval Unit Band 177

Naval Unit Band 182

Naval Unit Band 194

Naval Unit Band 198

US Navy Steel Band

US Navy Show Band East

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Brookland Navy Yard Band

Joint Unit Band – Apollo 11 Recovery

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United States Coast Guard Auxiliary Bands

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1st Marine Brigade Band

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III Marine Amphibious Band

III Marine Div ‘Expeditionary Force’ Band

5th Marine Division Band

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4th Marine Aircraft Wing Band

Fleet Marine Force [MARFORPAC] Band

USMC Recruit Depot Band Parris Island

USMC Recruit Depot Band San Diego

USMC Air Ground Combat Center Band

Marine Corps Base Band Quantico

Marine Corps Base Band Camp Pendleton

Marine Corps Base Band Albany

3rd Air Force Band

8th Air Force Band • SAC HQ Band

9th Air Force Band

13th Air Force Band

15th USAF Band Of The Golden West

[501st] USAF Band Of The Pacific Hawaii

502nd Air Force Band

504th Air Force Band – NORAD

[504th] USAF Band Of The Golden Gate

[505th] USAF Band Of The Midwest

509th Air Force Band

521st Air Force Band

[523rd] USAF Band Of The Golden West

524th Air Force Band

527th Air Force Band

[528th] USAF Band Of Mid-America

[529th] USAF Band Of The Rockies

[534th] Women’s Air Force [WAF] Band

535th Air Force Band

536th Air Force Band

[539th] USAF Band Of The West

[541st] USAF Band Of Liberty

[543rd] Women’s Air Force [WAF] Band

558th Air Force Band

[564th] USAF Heritage Of America Band

570th Air Force Band

573rd Air Force Band

[581st] Band Of The USAF Reserve

583rd Air Force Band

589th Air Force Band

[590th] USAF Band Of The East

595th Air Force Band

[600th] Air Force Band Of The Pacific

604th Air Force Band

[661st] USAF Band Of Flight

680th Air Force Band

[686th] US Air Forces In Europe [USAFE] Band

695th Air Force Band

702nd Air Force Band

[724th] Air Force Band Of The Northwest

[730th] USAF Band Of The East

745th Air Force Band

[746th] USAF Band Of The Pacific Asia

751st Air Force Band

[752nd] USAF Band Of The Pacific

761st Air Force Band

776th Air Force Band

USAF Heartland Of America Band

The USAF Academy Band

The United States Air Force Band

The USAF Special Operations Band

The USAF Band Of Florida

USAF America’s Band In Blue

The USAF BMT Drum & Bugle Corps

USAF Air Mobility Band Of The Golden West

3320th Air Force Band

3535th Air Force Band

3560th Air Force Band

US Air Force Pipe Band

The USAF Band Of The Americas

USAF Tactical Air Command Band

Army National Guard Bands

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Posted Thursday, December 3, 2020 @ 10:15 CMT Check this news & message ticker for MilitaryBandsman.Com website updates, including new band members and band events. We've added dozens of new members to our seven groups and pages since last posting here ~ over 9200 strong includes 3700 members in our ArmyBandsman Facebook group, more than 1000 members in our AirForceBandsman and well over 2000+ members in our MarineCorpsBandsman Facebook group! Click on the links at the bottom of this homepage to get reconnected with these vets. Twitter? @MBandsman. New entries for December 2020: Here's wishing all veterans a safe and happy holiday season. Check out any of our eight Facebook groups to keep up with the latest online festivities and virtual concerts! New entries for November 2020: Please welcome Lew Taylor USAF piano, bass, sax and percussionist 1978 - 1984. New entries for October 2020: Please welcome Roberta Goldberg USMC trumpet player 1981 - 1984 [Roberta's name while in the USMC bands was her maiden name Goldberg ~ she's taken her married name Roth], Keith Krotzer career USAF percussionist 1974 - 1996. New entries for September 2020: Please welcome Mary Jane Larson US Army clarinet player 1975 - 1978 [Mary's maiden name was Larson and her married name was Artwohl], Bob Bean career USMC and Army NG trumpet and bugle player 1980 - 2019, Si Marino [Si ~ "Si"! Gotta love that name!] US Navy saxophone player 1971 - 1973, Ben Lewis career US Navy trumpet player 1983 - 2003 [Ben had a very impressive Navy Bands career ~ trumpet player, materiel manager, Enlisted Bandleader, Senior Enlisted Bandleader, Bandmaster then retired as an MUCM in 2003. Conrats Ben!], William Hayes US Army guitarist 1997 - 1999 and Norman Dennis career US Army pianist, guitarist and trombone player 1978 - 1995. Navy bands veteran Jon Mattison added Choral Director to his duties. More entries to come! We're starting our "End of Summer Sign-Up Drive" - let's see if you can overwhelm me with new contact entries! New exciting things coming to the website! Stay tuned for more! New entries for August 2020: Welcome Jan Johansen career USAR clarinet player 1981 - 2017. Lots of dialogue in our Facebook groups! Amid these challenging times, take a look - interesting topics! New entries for July 2020: Welcome Steve McFarland US Army French horn player 1975 - 1977, Donald Rader US Navy French horn player 1968 - 1971, Al Reese career US Army trumpet player and Special Bandsman 1984 - 2005, Cory Rothman USMC saxophonist 1997 - 2000, Al Yarusso US Army and USCG trumpet player 1968 - present [Al is serving with the USCG Auxiliary Band Arizona and is quite an active musician ~ if you want to hook up and are in Al's area, contact him. His email's posted in the website], David Monk US Army trumpet player 1982 - 1985, Bill Wyatt US Army oboe player 1969 - 1972 and Robet "Bob" Spaeth career Us Army trumpet player 1977 - 2000. New entries for June 2020: Welcome Douglas Arndt US Navy tuba, trombone and electric bass player 1973 - 1974, SFC, Ret. David Kimmel career US Army percussionist and band admin 1980 - 2010 [Dave served the military for over 40 years in the US Navy and in the US Army band field in the 108th Army Band of the Arizona National Guard ~ kudos Dave!!], Andy Reid US Army piano player 1985 - 1991, Larry 'Dean' Lightfield US Army clarinet player 1975 - 1978, Shawn Young US Army trumpet player 1987 - 1991 and John Kerelo USMC saxophone player 1981 - 1984. New entries for May 2020: Welcome William Charles US Army French horn and trumpet player 1971 - 1973 [William failed to furnish a contact email but can be found on Facebook ~ he's a member of our ArmyBandsman Facebook group]. New entries for April 2020: Help in welcoming veteran USMC musician Kenneth Serfass, Ret. as our new US Marine Corps Bands Editor & Contributor. Ken's very active in social media and knows the ins and outs of the Marine Corps band field. Feel free to contact Ken at editor@marinecorpsbandsman.com with any questions you may have. Welcome Douglas Dickover USMC trombone player 1995 - 1998 [I'm sure there's more to Douglas' career ~ his profile shows him as an E-8], Fred Ervin US Army trombone player 1972 - 1978. Veterans are posted to this website as they come marching in! I'll be posting updates to several USAF bands soon ~ I have a roster of several dozen veteran USAF musicians that was sent to me last year and am looking forward to sharing these with you. New entries for March 2020: Welcome James 'Jim' Lotspeich US Navy tuba and double bass player 1961 - 1965 [Jim said his band director for Unit Band 106 was Chief L.D. Kotas and Chief Hinkle was band director for Unit Band 95], Mitch Seal US Navy percussionist 1991 - 1994 and Elliot Wayne Carmack career USAF, US Army Reserve and US Air Force Reserve clarinet and saxophone player 1962 - 1966 and again from 1985 - 2003 [Elliott was mostly known as 'Wayne' and has served in 3 branches of the military band field]. New entries for February 2020: Welcome Steve Kimmons USAF Band Officer 1984 - 1990 [Steve was Deputy Commander of the 702nd/SAC AF Band(s) and Commander of the 745th/8th AF Band(s) ]. Visit our newly revamped and updated ONLINE STORE ~ loads of merchandise that will help support this website! New entries for January 2020: Welcome Gregory Sylvester USAF trumpet player 1973 - 1981, Jennifer Gibson USMC trombone player 1999 - 2002, David Southworth US Army saxophone player 1975 - 1978, Rupert Pacheco US Army trumpet player 1976 - 1979, Charles Ferguson US Navy trombone and baritone player 1961 - 1965, Kenny Tsao USMC tuba player 2015 - 2018, Kimberly Bonham USMC and Army National Guard tuba player 1998 - 2005, Jessica Siletzky USMC flute player 2008 - 2011, Paul Miller USMC clarinetist 2005 - 2008, Erik Sacco USMC percussionist 1991 - 1994, Austin Nix USMC trumpet player 2015 - 2018, Dean Smith career USAF trombone player and arranger 1989 - 2015, Ben Baldwin USMC tromebone player 1994 - 1997, Kathleen Nicole Fallin career US Army trumpet player and S.O.M. instructor 1979 - 1999, David Bree USMC trombone player 1973 - 1976 and Joe Clemmons US Army saxophone, clarinet and flute player 1965 - 1967 [Joe graduated from the Naval School of Music in 1965]. If you have pictures you'd like to have posted or an event your band or group is planning and you'd like us to post it, email us at one of the contact email addresses below. Enjoy!


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