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Concerts & Events



Performances of the Illinois State University Bands regularly include the masterworks of the wind band's heritage alongside newly composed works that are often presented with the composer in attendance.  Tickets are available through the CPA Box Office.   

See the Illinois State University Wind Bands performance schedule.


Big Red Marching Machine

Each year, the marching band performs at all home football games and for an audience of over 10,000 at the State of Illinois Invitational High School Marching Band Championship.

See the Big Red Marching Machine performance schedule.


State of Illinois Invitational Contests

Illinois State University Bands are proud the host the finest bands from across the state of Illinois at our annual "State of Illinois Invitational" Contests. 

Learn more about how you can be a part of the State of Illinois Invitational Contests


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