The Drum Major

Elizabeth Calabresi is the frosting on our layer cake, the Caesar to our fearless army. Our ever enthusiastic leader, she conducts like a summer’s day.

Past Drum Majors


The Manager

The only person in the band with any concept of responsibility. Patrick Cherry is our mighty Manager who specializes in feeding us pizza, wielding his whiteboard, and coordinating our lives. 

Past Managers


Section Leaders

Along with the manager and DM, the section leaders play a vital role in keeping the Marching Band together. 

Upper Woodwinds: Catherine Zhang

Saxes: Alina Martel

Trumpets: Hailey Dykstra

Low Brass: Ben Christensen

Kappa Banga Banga: Emmy James & Laszlo Kopits

Squaaangs: Xilonem Perez


The Yale Bands officer corps serves not only the YPMB, but the other two Yale Bands as well. No job is too big - the officer corps works wonders, and all out of love!

Production Managers, Eleazar Camez, Claire Nelson, Alex Wynn

Social Chairs, Afia Kuragu & Victoria Winter

Media Specialist, Natalia Taylor

Equipment Managers,  Iman Jaroudi & Tristan Weaver

Student Arranger, Matt Tu

First Year Representative, Jalen Li