Welcome to the website of the Kent State University Marching Golden Flashes!

The Marching Golden Flashes serves as the most visible musical ambassador of the Athletic Department, the Hugh A. Glauser School of Music, and Kent State University. Membership is open to all Kent students regardless of major. As the largest student organization on campus, the Marching Golden Flashes represents virtually every school on campus.

Marching Golden Flashes Brass

Marching Golden Flash Award

Announcing the establishment of a new $1,000 scholarship for members of the Marching Golden Flashes!

The "Marching Golden Flash Award" affirms the University’s collective commitment to supporting and continuing the long-standing tradition of the marching arts at Kent State.

Marching Golden Flashes

Joining the Band

Membership in the Marching Golden Flashes is based on an audition process, registration in the “Marching Band” class, and attendance at all Band Camp activities.

Fall 2021 audition requirements are now available!