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June Greetings From Grinnell Way

And with a whirlwind, the academic year 2013 – 2014 comes to an end.  And what a year it was for the Minuteman Band.  From Gillette Stadium to the TD Garden; the steps of the Boston Statehouse to the streets of Manhattan; the NCAA basketball tournament to Fenway Park, this year’s students surely had their […]

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Minuteman Band honors victims, survivors & heroes from 2013 Boston Marathon

Culminating with Sunday’s Fenway Park pregame remembrance, the UMMB is proud to have been part of efforts to honor last year’s marathon bombing victims and survivors. 

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28th Annual ‘Color in the Cage’ to Benefit Amherst Survival Center

The 28th annual “Color in the Cage” performance showcase, a fundraiser for the Amherst Survival Center, will be presented Saturday, April 26 at 2 p.m. in Curry Hicks Cage.

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2014 Homecoming

Saturday, September 27th Details TBA BAND ALUMNI TAILGATE Details TBA HOMECOMING GAME It’s tradition! The alumni band will rehearse in the morning and perform with the band for half time.  All alumni are encouraged to attend the game, tailgate and join the band for My Way during postgame! UNIFORM TBD MUSIC Download PDFs here: Featured […]

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Changing of the (alumni) guard

Friends, it’s been an honor. We’ve maintained old traditions together. We’ve built new ones. Heck, we even built a building!

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Former drum major Cynthia Napierkowski honored in SBO magazine

Nominated by readers and selected by SBO’s editorial staff, the 16th annual “50 Directors Who Make a Difference” report once again shines the spotlight on an incredible array of outstanding music educators from every corner of the United States. 

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Get ready for Big Noise… Alumni Hoop Band is Jan 4

The 14th Annual Big Schnozzola (a/k/a the Alumni Hoop Band) will make BIG NOISE on January 4th, 2014! Be there as the RANKED Minutemen take on Miami (OH) at the Mullins Center!

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Minuteman Marching Band performs at the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade

Following a 2:30 a.m. wakeup call on Thanksgiving morning, the University of Massachusetts Minuteman Marching Band emerged from the Downtown Marriott in full uniform with instruments, boarded their buses, and headed to their 4 a.m. NBC rehearsal ahead of the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day parade. After the NBC rehearsal, the UMMB returned to their hotel near […]

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Stand 4 UMass Concert at Symphony Hall

The University of Massachusetts Amherst is the flagship campus of this great Commonwealth. We boast of tens of thousands of loyal alumni. Help us celebrate our sesquicentennial in style. Join us to celebrate UMass Amherst & 150 years of excellence Enjoy the UMass Minuteman Marching Band performing on the steps of the State House. Cheer […]

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