Marching Band Files and Performance Recordings

Archives Record Series: 14/05/15

Marching Band Files and Performance Recordings, 1965-1990. 20 linear feet.

Papers

Professor William Shepherd, former Director of the UNI Marching Band, donated this collection to the University Archives in the fall of 1997. The collection includes several boxes of papers (programs, correspondence, notes) and many more boxes of recordings (audio and video) relating to performances of the Marching Band and the Symphonic Band from the middle 1960s through 1990.

The performance recordings are in a variety of media: 16mm film, audiocassette, reel-to-reel audio tape, and Beta and VHS videocassette.

Labels for the media are listed as received.  The media have not been played for content or quality by the processors of this material.


Container Inventory

Box 1

Programs, Correspondence, and Notes

  • Marching Band Concert, 1977-1990
  • Sousaphone/Baritone Night, 1986
  • Trombone Night, 1987
  • Tuba/Euphonium Night, 1988
  • Trombone Night, 1989
  • Tuba/Euphonium Night, 1990
  • Football Season, 1976-1990
  • Football, Keokuk-Illinois State Trip
  • Football, Pleasant Valley-Western Illinois Trip
  • Football, Nevada-Iowa State Trip
  • Band Day, 1979-1990

Box 2

16mm films

  • Unlabeled, 5 inch
  • Unlabeled, 5 inch
  • 1950 Band, 5 inch
  • Before new stands, 1963 or earlier, 7.5 inch
  • 1963 Homecoming halftime show
  • 1965 or later, 10.5 inch
  • September 24, 1966, State College of iowa Band film, 7.5 inch
  • October 15, 1966, Panther Marching 100, 7 inch
  • 1967, 7 inch
  • 1967, 10.5 inch
  • 1967, Vikings trip, 7 inch

 

Box 3

16mm films, continued

  • 1967
  • October 13, 1967, Band, Homecoming, 7 inch
  • November 11, 1967, UNI Panther Band, 7 inch
  • September 27, 1968, Band, Memorial Whow, 7 inch
  • September 27, 1969, Shows You Won't See, 10.5 inch
  • October 25, 1969, Homecoming, 10.5 inch
  • November 8, 1969, 7 inch
  • 1969, Battle of the Bands
  • 1970, 7 inch
  • 1970, 10.5 inch
  • October 17, 1970, Blood, Sweat, and Tears Show, 10.5 inch
  • 1972, 1973, 10.5 inch
  • 1973, 10.5 inch

 

Box 4

16mm films, continued

  • 1976, Marching Band, #1, 10.5 inch
  • 1976, Homecoming, #2, 10.5 inch
  • October 30, 1976, Marching Band, #3, 10.5 inch
  • Student show, #4, 10.5 inch
  • September 17, 1977, Marching Band, drills
  • October 1, 1977, Shrine game, 10.5 inch
  • October 8, 1977, Homecoming, UNI Band, #3
  • October 15, 1977, #4 show, general, 10.5 inch
  • November 15, 1977, Parents Day, 10.5 inch 

 

Box 5

16mm films, continued

  • November 2, 1977, student show
  • 1978, Moffit Squad Muts, 3 5-8 parts, part II, training
  • 1978, student show, 10.5 inch
  • September 9, 1978, Show #1, Pregame and halftime TV show, 10.5
  • October 21, 1978, Homecoming, circle drill, 10.5 inch
  • 1979, #1, MIB, Class of 1979, 10.5 inch
  • 1979, UNI Band Film
  • 1979, UNI Band Homecoming show
  • September 15, 1979
  • October 29, 1979, 7 inch
  • November 10, 1979

 

Box 6

16mm films, continued

  • September 27, 1980, UNI Marching Band, 10.5 inch
  • October 11, 1980, UNI Marching Band, 10.5 inch
  • October 25, 1980, UNI Marching Band, 10.5 inch
  • November 15, 1980, UNI Marching Band, 10.5 inch
  • November 22, 1980, UNI Marching Band, 10.5 inch
  • 1981, Homecoming, 12.25 inch
  • October 3, 1981, corner corp entrance, circles, 10.5 inch
  • October 31, 1981, Shrine game, 10.5 inch
  • November 7, 1981, Parents Weekend, 10.5 inch
  • November 21, 1981, student show, 10 inch

 

Box 7

16mm films, continued

  • 1982, 7 inch
  • 1982, 9.25 inch
  • 1982, 10.5 inch
  • 1982, student show
  • October 8, 1983, Homecoming, Marching Band
  • October 22, 1983, Marching Band
  • November 12, 1983, student show, Marching Band
  • October 13, 1984, halftime, Marching Band
  • October 27, 1984, UNI Band, 7 "
  • November 10, 1984, halftime performance, UNI Band, UNI vs. Central Missouri State
  • November 17, 1984, halftime performance, UNI Band, UNI vs. Northwest Missouri State

  

Box 8

16mm films, continued

  • 1985, Band Night
  • 1985, Homecoming
  • October 26, 1985, Parents Weekend
  • November 9, 1985, Goonies and Oz (long)
  • November 16, 1985, UNI Band, Oz (short)
  • November 23, 1985, UNI Band, Bill Shepherd
  • September 27, 1986, UNI Band, pregame and halftime, Homecoming, UNI vs. Southwest Missouri State
  • October 4, 1986, UNI Band, halftime, UNI vs. Arkansas
  • October 25, 1986, UNI Band, halftime, UNI vs. Western Illinois
  • November 8, 1986, halftime performance, UNI vs. Indiana
  • September 19, 1987
  • October 3, 1987
  • November 14, 1987
  • November 21, 1987
  • September 17, 1988, 7 inch
  • November 12, 1988, Marching Band

 

Box 9

Videocassettes, Beta format

  • unlabeled
  • Mankato trip, Vikings game
  • March 1984, Third Annual Scholarship Benefit Concert, pt. 1, audio
  • March 1984, Third Annual Scholarship Benefit Concert, pt. 2, audio
  • 1985, Northern Iowa Marching Band, edited master, 35 minutes
  • March 7, 1985, student honors recital and award ceremony, program
  • September 27, 1985, Fourth Annual Scholarship Benefit concert, tape 1, audio
  • September 27, 1985, Fourth Annual Scholarship Benefit concert, tape 2, audio
  • 1986, UNI Marching Band
  • April 29, 1986, honors recital, audio
  • September 25, 1987, Sixth Annual Scholarship Benefit Concert, audio
  • September 26, 1987, Sixth Annual Scholarship Benefit Concert, second half, audio
  • September 29, 1989, Eighth Annual Scholarship Benefit Concert, audio
  • September 30, 1989, Eighth Annual Scholarship Benefit Concert, audio
  • September 27, 1991, Tenth Annual Scholarship Benefit Concert, program, audio
  • September 28, 1991, Tenth Annual Scholarship Benefit Concert, program, audio
  • September 25, 1992, Eleventh Annual Scholarship Benefit Concert, program, audio
  • September 26, 1992, Eleventh Annual Scholarship Benefit Concert, program, audio
  • September 30, 1994, Thirteenth Annual Scholarship Benefit Concert, program, audio
  • October 1, 1994, Thirteenth Annual Scholarship Benefit Concert, program, audio

 

Box 10

Videocassettes, VHS format

  • Metrodome, Minneapolis
  • Segments of 1985 season, 1985 student show
  • 1986, Mankato trip, 11:37
  • 1986, Marching Band
  • October 10, 1987, UNI Panther Marching Band
  • October 31, 1987, UNI Marching Band
  • November 21, 1987, Marching Band, Trombone Night, Strike Up the Band
  • December 5, 1987, UNI Band
  • 1988, UNI Marching Band
  • September 17, 1988, Marching Band, pregame and halftime
  • September 24, 1988, Marching Band, pregame and halftime
  • October 1, 1988, Marching Band, pregame and halftime
  • October 29, 1988, Marching Band, pregame and halftime
  • November 12, 1988, Marching Band, pregame and halftime
  • 1989, University of Northern Iowa
  • 1990, University of Northern Iowa, 3 tapes

Large video format

  • October 3, 1981, October 31, 1981, 1982 student shows, Bill Shepherd (KCA 60)
  • March 30, 1984, Third Annual Scholarship Benefit Concert, part 1 (UCA 60)
  • March 30, 1984, Third Annual Scholarship Benefit Concert, part 2 (UCA 60)
  • March 30, 1984, Third Annual Scholarship Benefit Concert, interviews (UCA 60)
  • March 30, 1984, Third Annual Scholarship Benefit Concert, interviews and intermission (UCA 60)

  

Box 11

Reel to reel audiotapes

  • March 3, 1977, Symphonic Band, reel 1, 7 inch
  • March 3, 1977, Symphonic Band, reel 2, 7 inch
  • May 2, 1977, Symphonic Band, reel 1, 7 inch
  • May 2, 1977, Symphonic Band, reel 2, 7 inch
  • February 11, 1978, Symphonic Band, Tallcorn, 7 inch
  • February 28, 1978, Symphonic Band, I, 7 inch
  • February 28, 1978, Symphonic Band, II, 7 inch
  • May 2, 1978, Symphonic Band, reel 1, 7 inch
  • May 2, 1978, Symphonic Band, reel 2, 7 inch
  • February 25, 1979, Symphonic Band, 7 inch
  • April 17, 1979, Wind Ensemble Concert, 7 inch
  • May 1, 1979, Symphonic Band, reel 1, 7 inch
  • May 1, 1979, Symphonic Band, reel 2, 7 inch
  • March 26, 1980, Symphonic Band, 7 inch
  • May 6, 1980, Symphonic Band, 7 inch
  • February 24, 1981, Symphonic Band, 7 inch
  • May 5, 1981, Symphonic Band, 1/2 track stereo, tape 1, 7 inch
  • May 5, 1981, Symphonic Band, 1/2 track stereo, tape 2, 7 inch
  • March 2, 1982, Symphonic Band, 1/2 track stereo, 7 inch
  • April 16, 1982, First Annual Scholarship Benefit Concert, reel 1, 7 inch
  • April 16, 1982, First Annual Scholarship Benefit Concert, reel 2, 7 inch
  • April 27, 1982, Symphonic Band, 7 inch
  • March 1, 1983, Symphonic Band, tape 1, 7 inch
  • March 1, 1983, Symphonic Band, tape 2, 7 inch
  • April 26, 1983, Symphonic Band, tape 1, 7 inch
  • April 26, 1983, Symphonic Band, tape 2, 7 inch
  • February 29, 1984, Symphonic Band, 7 inch
  • April 25, 1984, Symphonic Band, reel 1, 7 inch
  • April 25, 1984, (Symphonic Band), reel 2, 7 inch
  • February 27, 1985, Symphonic Band, reel 1, 7 inch
  • February 27, 1985, Symphonic Band, reel 2, 7 inch
  • April 24, 1985, 7 inch
  • November 23, 1985, UNI Marching Band concert, 7 inch
  • February 26, 1986, Symphonic Band, reel 1, 7 inch
  • February 26, 1986, Symphonic Band, reel 2, 7 inch

  

Box 12

Reel to reel audiocassettes, continued

  • May 1, 1986, Symphonic Band, reel 1, 7 inch
  • May 1, 1986, Symphonic Band, reel 2, 7 inch
  • March 4, 1987, Symphonic Band
  • September 27, 1987, Fifth Annual Scholarship Benefit Concert, reel 1, 7 inch
  • September 27, 1987, Fifth Annual Scholarship Benefit Concert, reel 2, 7 inch
  • September 27, 1987, Fifth Annual Scholarship Benefit Concert, 3 of 4, 7 inch
  • September 27, 1987, Fifth Annual Scholarship Benefit Concert, 4 of 4, 7 inch
  • April 2, 1992, Varsity Men's Glee Club, 10.5 inch
  • UNI Symphonic Band, satiric dances, ceremonial, the house
  • UNI Symphonic Band, Tallcorn, reel 1
  • UNI Symphonic Band, Tallcorn, reel 2
  • Away game 3

Audiocassettes

  • 1984, Third Annual Scholarship Benefit Concert, tape 1
  • 1984, Third Annual Scholarship Benefit Concert, tape 2
  • 1987, Panther Marching Band
  • March 4, 1987, Symphonic Band
  • April 30, 1987, Symphonic Band
  • September 25, 1987, Sixth Annual Scholarship Benefit Concert, second half
  • September 26, 1987, Sixth Annual Scholarship Benefit Concert, first half
  • September 26, 1987, Sixth Annual Scholarship Benefit Concert, second half
  • November 18, 1987, UNI Marching Band, UNI-Dome, 30 minutes
  • September 27, 1991, Tenth Annual Scholarship Benefit Concert (2 copies)
  • September 28, 1991, Tenth Annual Scholarship Benefit Concert, Liszt Hungarian Rhapsody, J-Hyeong Roo
  • September 25, 1993, Twelfth Annual Scholarship Benefit Concert
  • September 30, 1994, Thirteenth Annual Scholarship Benefit Concert (program included)
  • October 1, 1994, Thirteenth Annual Scholarship Benefit Concert (program included)
  • Music at the University of Northern Iowa, "Sounds of UNI"
  • School of Music slides

 

Box 13

Marching Band charts, 1976-1986, 1989-1990  


Material initially processed by Student Assistant Heather Bird and initial ventory developed by Library Assistant Susan Basye, September 1998; re-processed by Student Assistant Nicholas Jordan, October-November 2013; inventory developed by University Archivist Gerald L. Peterson, November 8, 2013; last updated, November 8, 2013 (GP).


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