According to band members, there’s no partying, debauchery or infantile shenanigans: Band Camp is all business.
The UMMB turns 145 years young in 2018! Celebrate the band's birthday with a gift to the Band Alumni Scholarship Fund!
UMass Band director George N. Parks discusses teaching high school musicians the leaderships skills essential to being a drum major with WBUR’s Only A Game.
George Parks, founder of the George N. Parks Drum Major Academy in Amherst, Mass., insists that his whistles include peas in their air chambers.
This year and every year, if not to their classy selves, the marching Minutemen are the best band in the land.