The U.P. ROTC Band

The UP ROTC Band is the official marching band of the UP ROTC. It primarily provides martial music for parades, reviews, and other ceremonies of the Corps. The U.P. ROTC Band is composed of students from the College of Music and enroll in the specialized ROTC Mil Sci ROTC Band course.

It was organized in 1922 by Major Robert A. Gilmore. The UP ROTC Band would produce a long line of distinguished alumni among whom are top caliber musicians with diverse specializations, National Artists, Gawad CCP Awardees, numerous winners of the prestigious National Music Competitions for Youth Artists, top military band commanding officers, and members of some of the finest marching bands.

UP ROTC Band members enjoy a scholarship and residence at the UP ROTC Barracks.

U.P. ROTC Band Leadership

Mr. James Ryan A. Mixto

Band Director

Chris Jowell Mangulabnan
John Gerald Calma

Paul Marlon De Guzman