From dresses and tuxes to a gourmet buffet provided by UMass’ own #1-ranked Dining, the 2018 edition of the Minuteman Band was celebrated and joined UMMB lore.
Need a good-time, silly excuse to get to Homecoming on November 3rd? See Dr. Anderson march with the twirlers and Thom Hannum march with the clarinets at Homecoming 2018!
Members of the Minuteman Band and dozens of band alumni gathered at the recently-renovated Old Chapel to hear band alumna and assistant director of the band Christine (McHugh) Sirard ’90 share her thoughts and memories of the man whose name is on the building they call home.
Today, BuzzFeed featured a great piece titled “7 Reasons Why You Should Join Marching Band in College.” #7 features an iconic photo of the UMass Band.
The Minuteman Band enjoyed a very enthusiastic band audience at Penn State’s Beaver Stadium at Saturday’s football game. Here’s a great review.
Katelyn Haggerty, is majoring in music and journalism at UMass Amherst. She shares her experience as a member of the Minuteman Band.
According to band members, there’s no partying, debauchery or infantile shenanigans: Band Camp is all business.