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Thom Hannum discusses his career in new podcast

Podcast: Discussions In Percussion

Now in its third episode, professional musicians Marcos Torres and UMass Band alum Damon Grant ’01 chat with Thom Hannum in their new podcast, Discussions in Percussion.

For UMass alumni, reminisce about Thom’s red chair, his day planner, the UMass Hoop Band during the John Calipari era, and hear how drumline alumni are helping keep the UMass marimbas program strong.

For fans of Thom’s work, he and Damon wind through Thom’s earliest days in drum corps, including the formation of The Crossmen, Thom’s teaching philosophy, and trends in percussion performance and education.

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