History

Timeline
A timeline of the BMB beginning in 1915, and outlining major events all the way up to today.

Directors
A listing of all BMB directors and WMU Directors of Bands.

The Beginning Years
A detailed history of the BMB from 1915 to 1945.

Meretta Years
History of the BMB from 1945 to 1972.

Post-Meretta Years
History of the BMB from 1972 to today.

This information compiled by Rachel Gasper.
Please e-mail additions or corrections to broncoband@wmich.edu
Special thanks to all who helped procure this information, including:
Western Michigan University’s Archives and Regional History Collection
Western Michigan University’s Chapter of Kappa Kappa Psi
Western Michigan University’s Music and Dance Library