This weekend saw the 147th Commencement at UMass Amherst. And since that first graduating class back in 1870, the Minuteman Band has been a tradition!
Hannum brought his expertise to the Yong Siew Toh Conservatory of Music, including an arrangement of Bartok’s “Music for Strings, Percussion and Celesta.”
UMass Drumline alum Alex Casimiro ’10 leads the Trash Tones at Six Flags New England as writer and instructor, while also having been an original member.
The UMass Concert Band features the world-premiere of “G.P.,” written in memory of former Minuteman Band director George Parks.
UMass Drumline alumni Damon Grant ’01 and Glenn Robertson ’05 chat in Damon’s podcast, Discussions in Percussion.
Attending the 2017 Massachusetts Music Educators Association (MMEA) conference March 9th and 10th? Check out these sessions by fellow UMass music alumni!