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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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Alumna Therese Davison chats about her New Hampshire high school band & her UMass Amherst legacy

Therese Davison has a strong background in marching band, having trained and drum majored at the University of Massachusetts at Amherst for world renowned marching band and drum major expert, the late George N. Parks.

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Giving back to communities and soldiers through music

Staff Sgt. Glenn Robertson (UMass ’05), a drummer in the U.S. Army Field Band‘s rock group, The Volunteers, shares how he tells the Army story across the country through music.

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Holiday shopping on your mind?

Support and celebrate the Minuteman Band with these unique gifts and fundraising programs.

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Jason DeGroff inducted to Minuteman Band Hall of Fame

Jason L. DeGroff, ’93, ’95G, director of bands at the University of New Haven, has been inducted into the Minuteman Band Hall of Fame. He was nominated by fellow UMass band alumni for the honor.

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