Massachusetts Daily Collegian

New band director selected

By Collegian News Staff

May 9, 2011

A 37-year-old band director from California State University-Fresno has been chosen to lead the University of Massachusetts Minuteman Marching Band. Timothy Anderson – who for the past five years has served as the leader of ...

Band director George N. Parks dies after band performance

By Collegian News Staff

September 17, 2010

UPDATE: (2:38 P.M.) : Press conference held at the Fine Arts Center, Friday afternoon. UPDATE (11:35 A.M.) : UMass spokesperson Ed Blaguszewski releases statement. UPDATE (9:48 A.M.): Band members have reported that they will continue t...

Band Camp 2010

By Lindsey Davis

September 3, 2010

It’s 8:00 a.m. The crisp morning mist sends goose bumps down your sunburned neck while the thick grass dew seeps into your shoes. The sun has barely risen and you are fairly certain you are still asleep. You can hardly st...