Monthly archives "August 2015"

Homecoming and Fall 2015

Alumni Relations

Hi Alumni!

We hope that you all have had a wonderful summer. For those of you that were around for Reunion, it was an absolute pleasure to meet you all! Reunion was a blast and we love hearing all of the band stories that you all have. Now its time for the most wonderful time of the year: Band Season!

This fall we have a lot of exciting events happening. Read below to learn more.

Homecoming 2015:

Homecoming will be on September 19th this year. Come on over to the Fischell Band Center starting at 11:30AM  for a BRBAA Tailgate where you can talk with fellow Alumni and get to meet some of the new members of the Big Red Bands! We will have food, drinks, and merchandise for you all.

If you are interested in playing with the band during Halftime of the game versus Bucknell, please make sure to fill out the form below. This way we can make sure you will have music and an instrument if you need it for the game!

For directions on to the Fischell Band Center please see our previous post.

Away Football Games and More:

The band will be traveling quite a bit this year. We are very excited for this season and extremely excited for our trips to Montreal and Buffalo. Our schedule for travel this year is as follows:

  • September 26, 2015 at Yale
  • October 12, 2015 at Montreal (Alouettes CFL)
  • October 18, 2015 at Buffalo Bills (NFL)
  • October 31, 2015 at Princeton
  • November 21, 2015 at Penn

Pep Band and Red Hot Hockey:

 We are happy to announce that the band will be playing at Red Hot Hockey again this year. The game versus Boston University will take place on November 28, 2015 at 9PM.

BRBAA Event Chair Adam Drenkard is putting together a list for tickets near the band. The block is 20 barstool seats behind the band and 20 seats in the first row of the section in front of the band (includes the conductor seat). The section would be 219.

Ticket price: $29

If you’re AT ALL interested in getting tickets in this block, please e-mail Adam at( by September 1, letting him know

  • Ticket Quantity
  • Preference of barstool or front row
  • Your Phone Number

And that’s all the information we have for you so far! Please feel free to contacct us at or with any question!

Keep on the look out these next few months for more updates on the band and information on upcoming events. We will be posting Fall 2015 BandNotes in late November!

Hope to see you at Homecoming,

Angie and Jeff