“Be yourself and grow,” says Stan Rosenberg ’77, who played tuba in the Minuteman Band. Rosenberg will become the president of the Massachusetts Senate in January.
Minuteman Band alumni Heidi Sarver ’86, ’88G and Jim Ancona ’92 celebrate their 20th anniversary together at the helm of the University of Delaware Fightin’ Blue Hen Marching Band. Originally posted at UDreview.com You can find them on the fields many Saturdays this fall, but this group is playing something other than football. The university […]
The Minuteman Band enjoyed a very enthusiastic band audience at Penn State’s Beaver Stadium at Saturday’s football game. Here’s a great review of that atmosphere from LehighValleyLive.com. Penn State-UMass much more evenly matched in marching band play than football competition
The iconic Old Chapel at the University of Massachusetts is not only on the brink of a major renovation, but the building was also recently nominated for listing on the National Register of Historic Places. The nomination proposal was written by private advocacy group Preserve UMass, according to a University press release. On its Facebook […]
Nine years ago, freshly minted University of Massachusetts music major Gary Bernice ’07, ’10G walked through the doors at the Springfield High School of Science and Technology with a mission to start a band at the underperforming school where 99 percent of the students had never picked up an instrument. There was no band, […]