Rutgers University Band Alumni Association

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Welcome

 Welcome RU Bands Alumni, young and not so young.  RUBAA's mission is to support and advance the Rutgers Undergrad Bands programs.  This assistance typically comes in the form of the two $1500 annual scholarships awarded to Marching Band members, contributions to MGSA through the efforts of RUAWS (the alumni wind symphony) and providing the alumni pep band at basketball games when the undergrads are not available.  These activities have made RUBAA one of the most recognized and respected alumni organizations at Rutgers.  With the marching band's 100th anniversay on the horizon (2015) and the marching band having to deal with the latest round of budget cuts we are going to have to increase our efforts...more to come regarding these efforts.    Bill Paliwoda, RC '83

HOT OFF THE PRESS

 

2014 Homecoming Set for Nov 1st Against WISCONSIN! We just got word from RU that the homecoing date has been set (8 months in advance...seeing some benefits of the move to the B1G already!).  Save the date!  As usual we won't know the kickoff time until much closer to the date due to TV requirements.  Tickets will likely be limited so make sure you get your dues paid and be sure to keep an eye out for the eform to sign up.

 
Current Stands Tunes 
Long:
1.  All The Small Things
5.  Cold Hearted
6.  Come On Feel the Noise
7.  Crazy In Love
9.  Die Young
11.  Dynamite
15.  Land Of A Thousand Dances
16.  Livin On a Prayer
17.  Party Rock Anthem
19.  Some Nights
21.  We R Who We R
22.  Word Up 
Short:
A.  First Down Fanfare
B.  7th Nation
E.  Vive Les Rutgers
G.   Imperial March(Star Wars)
H.  Carmina Burana
Knight Call
National Anthem
Loyal Sons
Bells
Colonel

 

 Fall Scarlet Letter:  The Fall 2013 newsletter is now available in our Google Library.    

Homecoming 2013:  The homecoming game will be 10/26 against Houston.  Fill out the EFORM no later than October 14th, otherwise you cannot be assured of tickets or parking passes (at the RAC).  Priority will be given to dues paying members (so please pay your dues)

RUAWS FALL SCHEDULE RELEASED: See RUAWS section below 

Spring Newsletter available!  The Spring 2013 Newsletter is now available in our Google Library

 

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Check out Bill Wetzel's photos of the RU Band Circa 60's...a great resource for MYA pledges!  This link will also be available int he "Links" section

Latest Scarlet Letter

Fall 2010 Edition HERE.

RUAWS Schedule

RUAWS Info
 
Spring 2014 30th Anniversary Season
 
If you think the Aztecs were right this may be your last opportunity to play 
in the Alumni Wind Symphony!
 
Saturday Jan 18th (please arrive by 9:30 am)
Saturday, Feb 8th 
Saturday Mar 1st
Saturday - Mar 15th
 Saturday Mar 29th
Saturday Apr 12th
Saturday Apr 26th
Saturday May 3rd
 

Dress Rehearsal
Thursday May 8th
Time 7:30pm
Nicholas Music Center  

 

Unless otherwise noted, rehearsals are
held Saturdays from 10:00 to 12:30 at Walters Hall
on the Douglass Campus in New Brunswick
.


CONCERT

Saturday, May 10th 8:00 pm
Nicholas Music Center
Mason Gross Performing Arts Center
New Brunswick, NJ