Here’s a tentative look at the Minuteman Band’s 2016 performance schedule. See you this fall! 9/10 – BC (Gillette) 9/17 – Florida Int’l (McGuirk) 9/24 – Mississippi St (Gillette) 9/25 – Collegiate Marching Band Festival (Allentown, PA) 9/30 – Multibands Pops Concert 10/1 – Tulane (McGuirk – Homecoming) 10/15 – Louisiana Tech (Gillette – Band […]
Michael Nicholson, of Gardner, a University of Massachusetts Amherst senior majoring in political science and history, was honored May 9 at the State House during the state Department of Higher Education’s “29 Who Shine” ceremony saluting public campus graduates for their civic and academic achievements. Each year, the governor salutes outstanding students representing each of […]
Rachel Rivard ’15 says music education is important because not all students succeed in traditional academic classes and even the students who are exceptionally gifted in traditional academic classes need an outlet to maximize their creativity.
UMass Amherst honored the exemplary achievement, initiative and leadership of some of its most talented and accomplished graduating seniors during Undergraduate Commencement. Two of whom are members of the Minuteman Band.
Ben Hyland felt a bit nostalgic Friday as he donned the Colonial-era costume he wore as a member of the University of Massachusetts Marching Band for the final time Friday afternoon.