Buddy Clark, band member from 2006-2011, good friend, roommate and all around lovable guy was in a serious skiing accident. He’s in critical care and his family is flying in from around the country to be with him at this time. (more…)
UMass drumline alum Ian Wudyka has been named the new northeast district manager of the band and orchestral division at Yamaha Corporation of America (more…)
Contemporary Color is a performance event and now a major motion picture inspired by the phenomenon of color guard, colloquilally known as “the sport of the arts”—conceived by David Byrne.
Band alumna Cait (Merrigan) Harrison ’06 is lending her artistic talents to create very special and unique keepsakes for alumni and fans of the UMass Minuteman Marching Band. (more…)
Now in its third episode, professional musicians Marcos Torres and UMass Band alum Damon Grant ’01 chat with Thom Hannum in their new podcast, Discussions in Percussion. (more…)
Zildjian reprints a 2015 Modern Drummer blog post by UMass Drumline alum Damon Grant ’01 where he offers career tips for working musicians (and anyone, really!).