Grizzly Marching Band Director

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Dr. Kevin Griggs

Dr. Griggs is the Associate Director of Bands and Director of Athletic Bands.  He teaches the Grizzly Marching Band, UM Pep Band, University Concert Band, Marching Band Techniques, Upper Brass Methods, and Lower Brass Methods.  He is an active guest conductor, clinician, and adjudicator throughout Montana and the surrounding states and performs with several ensembles on trumpet.

UM Director of Percussion Studies

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Dr. Robert LedBetter 

Dr. LedBetter is Director of Percussion Studies which includes the following ensembles:  Percussion Ensemble, Islanders Steel Band, UM Drumline, and a variety of World Percussion Ensembles including Brazilian, West African, Afro-Cuban, and Balinese Gamelan.  He keeps an active performing schedule and is Principal Timpanist/Percussionist with the Missoula Symphony Orchestra. He is sponsored by Zildjian Cymbals, Innovative Percussion, and Latin Percussion, Inc.

Graduate Teaching Assistants

David Stewart



Skyler Mendell



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