Tag Archives: Michael Klesch

Michael Klesch ’90G to be inducted to DCI Hall of Fame

Beginning his drum corps career in the early 1980s as a bass drummer with the Cadets, Michael Klesch has gone on to become one of the preeminent brass arrangers in the history of Drum Corps International.

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Carolina Crown ‘reunion’ in Amherst

Carolina Crown (including six Minuteman Band alumni) are rehearsing at McGuirk Alumni Stadium June 30 and July 1.

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From UMass to Pasadena: Parks to lead national band

A portion of this year’s televised Tournament of Roses Parade on New Year’s Day will be influenced by University of Massachusetts music directors.

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Minutemen march on with Peavey

University of Massachusetts musical arranger Michael Klesch needed a flexible audio solution that could project every member of the school’s historic, 390-member Minutemen Marching Band with clarity.

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Coming up Roses

Under the direction of UMass Amherst’s own George N. Parks, a Rose Parade band shows how good it is.

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