Parking Alert - The parades scheduled for Friday afternoon and Saturday Oct. 3, have been canceled due to weather. During football Game Day Saturday, the Parade Ground will be closed to parking. Parking will be on a first-come, first-served, basis on paved areas only. Tailgating will not be allowed on the Parade Ground. For more information, click here.
Holly Leech   
Commandant Office Manager

P:  (540) 464-7313
F: (540) 464-7748

Commandant's Office
Virginia Military Institute
Jackson Arch, Barracks
Lexington, VA 24450

Musical Selections


Doxology - I Herald Trumpets  

God Bless America - Irving Berlin, arr. Higgins  

Salute to America's Finest -Songs of the US Armed Forces, arr Wolpe  

Scotland the Brave - Traditional, arr Mitchell  

Stand Up for Jesus - Pipes and Drums with Regimental Band  

Star Spangled Banner - MI Herald Trumpets  

This is My Country - Al Jacobs, arr Cotter  

 VMI Spirit - Regimental Band  

A live recording of the VMI Regimental Band and Pipe Band is available through Col. Brodie. CDs are $15.


Col. John Brodie
Director of Music
P:  (540) 464-7646

Maj. Burt Mitchell
Pipe Band Director
P:  (540) 464-7231

Glee Club Director
P:  (540) 464-7646

208 Shell Hall
Virginia Military Institute
Lexington, VA  24450
F: (540) 464-7209