The LSU Tiger Band Drumline is comprised of approximately 30 members which include the following instruments:

  • 8-10 snare drums
  • 4-6 tenors
  • 6 bass drums
  • 8-10 cymbals

Returning members must re-audition each year for the line. In addition to rehearsing with the full marching band, the Tiger Band Drumline holds additional rehearsals on Monday evenings and Saturday mornings when there is a home football game.

The 2024 LSU Tiger Band Drumline is led by captains Ethan Ellender and Brayden Ibert, under the direction of Steven Wimberley.


Learn More

Check out the links below for more about our audition processes, other auxiliary units, and the Bengal Brass Basketball Band.