BASKETBALL PEP BAND

The Maryland Basketball Pep Band plays at all men's and women's home basketball games.

You'll never have to worry about getting a seat because your instrument is your ticket!

The Pep Band completes the "Student Wall" in the Xfinity Center, helping cheer the Terps to victory.

Members of Pep Band also travel to post-season tournaments; prior destinations have included Anaheim, San Francisco, Orlando, Tallahassee, Knoxville, Denver, New Orleans, Phoenix, Minneapolis and Charlotte.

Though activities occur over both fall and spring semesters, Pep Band is only offered as a course (one credit) during the spring semester.

ALL MAJORS WELCOME

Open to all wind instrument, bass guitar, and drum set players with previous playing experience.

Auditions for Basketball Pep Band occur early in the fall semester.

Rehearsals begin in mid to late October and occur on Monday evening 6:30 - 9 PM through the end of the basketball season (beginning of April).

Basketball Pep Band concludes the semester with performances at the

"Red-White" Spring Football Game and the Spring Athletic Band Concert.

If you are interested in joining Basketball Pep Band, register for MUSC229P-0101.

Questions? Contact Dr. Craig Potter - cpotter@umd.edu

FALL PEP BAND

THIS IS A NEW GROUP FOR FALL 2022!

The Fall Pep Band primarily performs at women's home volleyball games and select matchups for other fall olympic sports.

You'll enjoy court side action and create a huge impact in the Xfinity Center Pavilion for our Terps!

ALL MAJORS WELCOME

Open to all wind instruments, bass guitar, and drum set players with previous playing experience.


Fall Pep Band is only offered as a course (one credit) during the fall semester.

Auditions are held at the beginning of the fall semester and the ensemble rehearses once a week on Monday 6:30PM.

If you are interested in joining Fall  Pep Band, register for MUSC229P-0101.

Questions? Contact Dr. Craig Potter - cpotter@umd.edu

Dance Team

The Maryland Dance Team is an independent squad that incorporates styles of funk, jazz, cheer dance, and poms to perform at home football and basketball games with the Marching Band and Pep Band.

For information on tryouts, practices, and events, visit the Dance Team website at www.marylanddanceteam.com.