2021 Grizzly Marching Band Season Schedule

Grizzly Marching Band Schedule

  • Regularly scheduled rehearsals are Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays from 4:00-5:30pm.
  • Drum Line meets on rehearsal days at 3:30pm for warm-up.
  • Additional sectional rehearsals will be arranged within sections.
  • Game day dress rehearsals will normally begin 4 hours before game time at Washington Grizzly Stadium.  Members will remain with the band through the end of the game.


Saturday-Sunday, August 21-22 - GMB Staff Meetings

  • Section Leaders, Equipment Staff, Uniform Staff, Historian, Personnel Manager, Drum Line Coordinator, Librarian, Drum Major(s), Graduate Assistant and Directors.

Sunday, August 22 - New Student Move-in, Registration, and Rehearsal

  • Students can move in Sunday morning to the room they have been assigned by Housing Services for the school year.  Housing staff will be in each residence hall to check students into their rooms. The housing office will have specific procedures they will be following.  They will be communicating with all students living on campus.
  • All first year members of the GMB will register at 1:00pm in the lobby of the music building.  You will meet your section leaders, drum majors and other staff.  At 2:00pm, we will have a brief meeting to talk about camp and the schedule.  
  • All drumline members will meet in Room 1 at 2:30pm to begin part placement auditions.  
  • All new GMB Brass/WW players will meet at 2:30pm to work with the GMB staff to begin work on marching fundamentals for the season.

Tuesday, August 23 - Friday, August 27

  • GMB Band Camp - ALL returning members report for camp. 8:00am registration

The full 2021 GMB Band Camp schedule will be emailed to participating students just before camp begins.

2021 Grizzly Home Football Schedule

2021 UM Football Schedule/GMB Performances
Date Opposing Team Location Time
09/04/2021 @ University of Washington Seattle, WA TBA
09/11/2021 Western Illinois Missoula, MT TBA
09/18/2021 Bye Week N/A N/A
09/24/2021 Homecoming Pep Rally (Oval) Missoula, MT 8:00pm
09/25/2021 Homcoming Parade Missoula, MT 10:00am
09/25/2021 Cal Poly (Homecoming) Missoula, MT TBA
10/02/2021 @ Eastern Washington Cheney, WA TBA
10/09/2021 Dixie State Missoula, MT TBA
10/16/2021 Sacramento State Missoula, MT TBA
10/23/2021 @ Idaho Moscow, ID TBA
10/30/2021 Southern Utah Missoula, MT TBA
11/06/2021 @ Northern Colorado Greeley, CO TBA
11/13/2021 @ Northern Arizona Flagstaff, AZ TBA
11/20/2021 Montana State Missoula, MT TBA

 The GMB will play for all home playoff games and the National Championship game (Frisco, TX) if the team advances to that game. Performances are highlighted in bold print.

Playoff Schedule

  • 11/27/2021    1st Round of Playoffs
  • 12/04/2021 2nd Round of Playoffs
  • 12/11/2021 Playoff Quarter-Finals
  • 12/18/2021 Playoff Semi-Finals
  • 01/08/2022 FCS Championship Game

Contact Us

grizzly marching band | (406) 370-8730

University of Montana
Grizzly Marching Band
School of Music
Missoula, MT 59812