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226 McCain Auditorium
Manhattan, KS 66506

Tracz Family Band Hall
704 N Denison Ave
Manhattan, KS 66506

(785) 532-3816

MMB Concert Updates

The June 4th, 2024 Concert for the MMB at the Larry Norvell Band Shell has been CANCELLED due to incoming weather. We look forward to seeing you next week for the June 11th concert featuring our Summer Music Camp!!!

Manhattan Municipal Band 

104 years of performing in 2024

It is time for the 104th season of the Manhattan Municipal Band! We are ready to perform great concerts and entertain the Manhattan community at the Larry Norvell Band Shell in City Park.

Please see the links below for our roster, schedule, and literature list.

If you have any questions, please feel free to reach out to us by email at mhkmunicipalband@gmail.com

Reminder: the W9 tax form will be distributed at the first rehearsal on May 13th, 2024!

2024 Member Schedule
2024 Membership Agreement
2024 Official MMB Roster (5/22/24)
2024 Literature List (TBA)


You MUST have your polo by June 1st, 2024!

Who we are

Manhattan, Kansas has had a tax-supported Municipal Band since 1920 when the city adopted a tax levy for that purpose. The band played its first concert on the lawn of the Riley County Courthouse. Over the years the band's membership has come from all conceivable walks of life, including students, staff, and faculty from Kansas State University, Manhattan Christian College and surrounding public schools, as well as military and civilian personnel from nearby Fort Riley, representatives of the community's diverse private sector, clergy, and retirees.


The Manhattan Municipal Band is very proud of its history and its place as a central part of life in Manhattan, Kansas. Nearly every resident of this town has somehow been touched by the municipal band, whether as a performing member or as part of our audience. As we close in on a century of service to central Kansas we look forward to continued growth and excellence. If you are, or have ever been a member of the Manhattan Municipal Band, we hope that you will always take pride in that affiliation. If you have ever been a member of our audience we thank you for your support and hope for your many returns. If you have never attended one of our performances we hope that you will take advantage of that opportunity very soon so that you can experience this wonderful community we call home. For more information, please follow us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/ManhattanMunicipalBand