Liberty University Spirit Band



The Liberty University Spirit Band functions as a service ensemble for Liberty University, performing primarily at home basketball games. The ensemble rehearses regularly from August through February. The Spirit Band performs a wide variety of musical selections before large public audiences in attendance at basketball games and radio audience. The membership is comprised of approximately 16-18 auditioned Liberty University students and one faculty director. It also serves students pursuing the jazz music genre an opportunity to engage in continued participation and learning.

Audition for membership is limited to persons performing in the Liberty University Marching band and/or the Liberty University Wind Ensemble. Auditions are held during the first week of classes for the school year. See the director for exact date and times. Placement for all positions is considered open and is not necessarily dependent on prior year membership.

Positions include:
2 Alto Saxophones 
2 Tenor Saxophones
1 Baritone Saxophone
4 Trombones
5 Trumpets
1 Drum Set
1 Keyboard
1 Electric Bass
1 Electric Guitar

Scholarships are available for all participants. Contact the director for details.

Director:
Dr. Stephen Kerr
Fine Arts Hall 140
(434)582-2363
spkerr@liberty.edu