Blue Raider Band

Music is alive and well at Lindsey Wilson College! Whether you want to pursue a degree in Music Education or just want to continue playing your instrument while working toward another degree, Lindsey Wilson College offers everything thing you need.

Be part of the band program and play in any of our ensembles:

Performance Scholarships
    Marching Band
    Concert Band
    Pep Band
    Jazz Band
    Brass Ensemble
    Woodwind Ensemble
    Percussion Ensemble

Band Grants and Performance Scholarships

Band grants and performance scholarships are also available, by audition, to any Lindsey Wilson student, regardless of major. To facilitate the awarding process, students are encouraged to complete the Free Application for Assistance Aid (FAFSA) form as soon as possible.

Audition requirements


  • Chromatic scale demonstrating your practical range
  • Several major scales of your choice
  • Short exercise/excerpt demonstrating your technical and musical ability


  • Demonstration of rudiments and/or scales
  • Short exercise/excerpt demonstrating technical and musical ability
Band at Homcoming
Band at Homcoming


All 2018 incoming LWC marching band members fill out and submit the confirmation/information form, even if you are current LWC band member.

Once you have completed the application, if you have any additional questions please contact band director at:

Tim Allen
Director of Bands
Lindsey Wilson College
210 Lindsey Wilson Street
Columbia, KY 42728

Office Phone: (270) 384-7337
Cell: (270) 634-1647

Want To Be A Music Teacher?

Lindsey Wilson College offers a fully accredited Integrated Music Education degree, which upon completion, offers complete certification to teach band, choir, and general music.