Hazard Contest Cancelled

Due to ongoing construction at the school the marching contest originally scheduled for October 7, 2017 has been cancelled.

Now accepting 2017 Rep and Band information at

2017 KMEA Sanctioned Contest Listing


KMEA State Marching Band Statistics Database

Stats database has been updated for 2016 – http://kyband.com/mb/kmea-state-marching-band-statistics/

Kentucky Marching Band Repertoires Restored

15 years of data with over 2100 listings.


Congratulations KMEA State Marching Band Championship Finalist!

Class AClass AAClass AAAClass AAAAClass AAAAA
BeechwoodHart CountyAdair CountyBarren CountyLafayette
MurrayGarrard CountyBourbon CountyAnderson CountyMadison Central
WilliamstownWashington CountyTaylor CountySouth WarrenNorth Hardin
MayfieldEstill CountyRussell CountyHopkinsvillePaul Laurence Dunbar

Kentucky Marching Band History Page Update

History pages have been updated for 2016. Thanks to David Ratliff for updating these pages.

KMEA SMBC Finals Recap Posted

KMEA SMBC Semifinals Recaps Posted

All KMEA SMBC Semifinal Lineups Posted

All KMEA SMBC Regional Recaps Posted

News Headlines and Tweets

  • Russellville High School – Percussion Instructor Needed

    Russellville High School Band Director, Brian E. Brown is in search of a Percussion Instructor for the 2017 Marching Band Season.  Prefer someone with mallet experience. Season runs from mid July to the end of October. Expected to teach band camp and some weekly rehearsals. If interested contact Brian E. Brown. – Email: brian.brown@russellville.kyschools.us
  • kyband.com is 16 Years Old

    The Kentucky Band Website has reached its 16th year.  I would like to thank the current and past sponsors, every visitor, every band director and staff member, KMEA and anyone else that has contributed content to the website. As of July 1 the site has exceeded 4.5 million visits and over 19 million pages viewed. Now accepting 2016 ...