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August Greetings From Grinnell Way

Greetings from Grinnell Way August 2014  Here we are in the waning days of summer, which can mean only one thing…Band Camp is almost here!  Prof. Heidi Sarver and her intrepid troupe had a full season of successful Drum Major Academies; the Super DMA at UMass was a veritable UMMB re-union. By the time you […]

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June Greetings From Grinnell Way

And with a whirlwind, the academic year 2013 – 2014 comes to an end.  And what a year it was for the Minuteman Band.  From Gillette Stadium to the TD Garden; the steps of the Boston Statehouse to the streets of Manhattan; the NCAA basketball tournament to Fenway Park, this year’s students surely had their […]

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2014 Homecoming

Saturday, September 27th 8am-10am UMMB Rehearsal at fields (Alumni welcome to watch!) 10am-11am Alumni Band Registration at GNiP – If you need to borrow an instrument, buy a P&C or want to take some time seeing the band building in action then you can do it then. If you don’t need to go to registration […]

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Minuteman Band honors victims, survivors & heroes from 2013 Boston Marathon

Culminating with Sunday’s Fenway Park pregame remembrance, the UMMB is proud to have been part of efforts to honor last year’s marathon bombing victims and survivors. 

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28th Annual ‘Color in the Cage’ to Benefit Amherst Survival Center

The 28th annual “Color in the Cage” performance showcase, a fundraiser for the Amherst Survival Center, will be presented Saturday, April 26 at 2 p.m. in Curry Hicks Cage.

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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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