Tag Archives: Thom Hannum

Minuteman Band on national stage Nov 9-12

Fresh off an exciting Homecoming Weekend celebrating the legacy of the Minuteman Band and dedicating the George N. Parks Minuteman Marching Band Building, the band is off to Indianapolis for another weekend in the spotlight.

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Moving in and moving forward

Prior to the summer of 2011, the marching band had no place to call home. But with the help and perseverance of the late George Parks, band members now have their own building, the aptly named George N. Parks Minuteman Marching Band Building. Parks was the director of the marching band for 33 years until […]

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The GNP Minuteman Marching Band Building opens its doors April 17

Dear UMMB Alumni and Friends, I am writing on behalf of the UMass Minuteman Marching Band, with some incredible news: On Sunday, April 17th , The George N. Parks Minuteman Marching Band Building will be opening its doors! To be clear, the official commemoration of the GNP Minuteman Marching Band Building will take place next […]

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Madison Scouts announce Thom Hannum, Jim Ancona and Nick Angelis will lead Percussion Team

Chris Komnick, Executive Director, and James Mason, Artistic Director of the Madison Scouts today named Thom Hannum as Percussion Arranger and Consultant, James Ancona as Percussion Caption Supervisor and Front Ensemble Arranger and Nick Angelis as Percussion Caption Head.

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Band Day: Uniting Present and Future

Thom Hannum is interviewed in a Halftime Magazine feature on the tradition of Band Day.

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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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