Support the Powerhouse of the South
by donating to our Scholarship Fund!
Thank you for visiting Savannah State University Bands!
We are the premier band program of the Coastal South. Located, in historic Savannah, Georgia, the SSU Powerhouse of the South is home to many of the most talented and dedicated musicians in the MEAC.
This website contains pertinent information about program history, upcoming events, performances, administration, auxiliary and ensembles, as well as financial award auditions.
Feel free to contact us with any questions or concerns.
SSU offers financial awards to select individuals who exemplify excellent musicianship and showmanship, on and off the field.
Auditions can be scheduled with band administration, and are by appointment or video submission through dropbox. Perspective members are encouraged to audition as early as possible.
Scores will be based on tone, technique, style, knowledge of scales, and proficiency of sight-reading scores.
Sight-reading on snare drum and/or marimba
Knowledge of the 40 rudiments preferred
Prepared Piece on any instrument
12 Major Scales
You can now submit your audition by video through our dropbox! Submissions can be recorded on a mobile device or tablet,
and must include the above criteria.
Send in your audition footage at this link!
Savannah State University Bands
3219 College St
Savannah, GA 31404
For any general inquiries, please fill in the following contact form: