BAND 141: An exhibit celebrating over 140 years of Hawkeye marching excellence, tradition, and community at the University of Iowa
Location: Rita Benton Music Library, Voxman Music Building
Stop by the Voxman Music Building for BAND 141, an exhibit featuring the Hawkeye Marching Band. Director Eric Bush donated a significant collection of materials from the Band’s history, including photographs, drill charts, papers, scrapbooks, uniform pieces, audio and video recordings, and other memorabilia to the Rita Benton Music Library in 2020. The exhibit draws from these donated materials, as well as several other collections held in University Archives such as the UI Yearbooks, Charles B. Righter Papers, Scottish Highlander Records, and the Daily Iowan archives.
The exhibit opened September 3. Start your visit on the first floor by the School of Music offices where you can explore the band’s history through its thirteen directors, core song list, innovative formations, and wide ranging uniforms. The exhibit continues on the second floor alongside the Recital Hall, highlighting the Band’s drum majors, alumni, the Golden Girl, and Scottish Highlanders. And lastly, keep your eye online for certain exhibit pieces either on the HMB’s social media feeds or the Music Library’s website.
The exhibit is available to view for free during Voxman Music Building's open hours during the Fall 2021 semester:
Monday - Thursday: 7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Friday: 7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Saturday - Sunday: 10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
All dates for this event:
- Saturday, October 23, 10:00 AM
- Sunday, October 24, 10:00 AM
- Saturday, October 30, 10:00 AM
- Sunday, October 31, 10:00 AM
- Saturday, November 6, 10:00 AM
- Sunday, November 7, 10:00 AM
- Saturday, November 13, 10:00 AM
- Sunday, November 14, 10:00 AM
- Saturday, November 20, 10:00 AM
- Sunday, November 21, 10:00 AM
- Saturday, November 27, 10:00 AM
- Sunday, November 28, 10:00 AM
- Saturday, December 4, 10:00 AM
- Sunday, December 5, 10:00 AM
Categorized under: Exhibit
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