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Welcome to the Golden Buffalo Marching Band!

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It is with great pleasure that we welcome you to the University of Colorado Golden Buffalo Marching Band's official webpage! Our online home offers a tremendous amount of information for both current and incoming members as well as for alumni of the CU Marching Band. Our hope is that upon your visit to these pages you will feel the energy and excitement that comes with being a member of the Golden Buffalo Marching Band. Should a specific question be left unanswered, please do not hesitate to email Dr. Matthew Dockendorf, Director.


Matthew Dockendorf
Associate Director of Bands
Director, Golden Buffalo Marching Band

Branden Steinmetz
Assistant Director of Bands
Assistant Director, Golden Buffalo Marching Band

Graduate Teaching Assistants

Zach Cheever
Dylan Koester
Melinda Mason

Uniform Coordinator

Jessica Finlay-Schultz

Drumline Instructor

Jake Euler, Head Drumline Instructor

Colorguard Instructor

Kirsten Huffman

CU Dance Team Coach

Emily Gibbs