The Marching Band and Symphonic Ensembles of North Carolina Central University encompass a broad assortment of music groups offered on NC Central's campus.
NCCU Sound Machine Marching Band
The NCCU Sound Machine is a marching band that performs at all home games and select away games during the football season. The Sound Machine is a central feature of the university, with many performances with audiences of over 80,000.
Become a Member of the Sound Machine Marching Band
To join the Sound Machine Marching Band, you must:
The Sound Machine Marching Band performs regularly — and not just at NCCU football games! For instance, the band has played at professional sports events, local and national marching band contests and on national television many times throughout its 80-year history. To keep track of the band's schedule, please regularly visit its Upcoming Performances listing.