The Minuteman Marching Band, has been scattered in cramped, deteriorating facilities on and off the University of Massachusetts campus since 1997.
Help celebrate his 40th season with the UMMB! Make a gift to the new Thom Hannum Scholarship Fund!
Hannum was selected for his long-standing dedication, achievements and leadership skills within the drum and bugle corps fraternity.
As throngs of people basked in a weekend of warmth and sunshine, the Minutemen Band marched in the 57th Annual Holyoke St. Patrick’s Parade for over 300,000 spectators.
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.