Tag Archives: Tradition

Greetings from Grinnell Road – Fall Edition!

“Band, fall out!” And with those words, spoken last Friday, the 2013 edition of Band Camp came to an end. 

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UMMB featured in SOCO Magazine

The UMMB is featured in the March issue of SOCO Magazine! The article looks back on our history and ahead to the band’s very bright future! Article appears on pages 53-55.

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Nominate NOW for the 2012 UMMB Hall of Fame!

We’re starting a new tradition, well, to maintain Minuteman Band tradition! As some of you might recall, at Multibands last year Keith Paul announced the 2012 Hall of Fame class will be nominated by its peers. That’s YOU! 

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“Old Chapel” wins best documentary at UMass Film Fest

Matt McCarron (’12) won the award for Best Documentary Film at the 7th Annual UMass Film Festival for his documentary “The Old Chapel,” presented by student-run UVC-TV. McCarron is a Journalism major.

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Jim MacRostie, longtime voice of the Minuteman Band, dies at age 80

James E. “Mac” MacRostie, 80, retired associate director of operations at the Fine Arts Center, died March 20 at Hospice of the Fisher Home, Amherst, following a long battle with Parkinson’s disease.

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SAVE THE DATE – Homecoming 2011

Just announced! Homecoming Weekend 2011 is November 4-6!

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