I-Bander for the 2015 Season

The 2015 I-Bander is officially ready! Please fill out these forms to register for the UMMB for the 2015 season.

If you are new to the band, fill out the new member registration. If you are returning, fill out the returning member registration.

New Member I-Bander: https://www.umass.edu/band/newmembers

Returning Member I-Bander: https://www.umass.edu/band/returningmembers

New Trumpets and Mellophones!

Thanks to a generous donation from the Blessing Instrument Company and the support of Chancellor Subbaswamy, we are excited to announce that the 2015 UMMB will have some new trumpets and mellophones to use. We look forward to putting them into use!

Important Dates for Band Camp 2015!

Please take note of what day you should arrive as each group of bandos arrives at different times!

Tuesday, August 25th: Ad Staff Camp begins

Thursday, August 27th: Field Staff arrives (evening)

Friday, August 28th: Percussion/new Color Guard arrive

Saturday, August 29th: Returning Color Guard, Twirlers, and new winds players arrive

Sunday, August 30th: Returning wind players arrive (evening)

Monday, August 31st – Friday, September 4th: Band Camp

Meet the Drum Majors: William Blazeski

Last, but certainly not least in our presentation of 2015's Drum Majors, William Blazeski!

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Year: Super-Senior
Major: Public Health
Hometown: Nutley, NJ
High School: Nutley High School
What made you want to be a drum major of our band?

Meet the Drum Majors: Mike Nicholson

Our featured Drum Major for today is Mike Nicholson!

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Year: Junior
Major: History and Political Science
Hometown: Gardner, MA
High School: Gardner High School
What made you want to be a drum major of our band?

Meet the Drum Majors: Eddie Gelberg

Today we feature 1st year UMMB Drum Major Eddie Gelberg!

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Year: Junior
Major: Physics
Hometown: Burlington, MA
High school: Burlington High School
What made you want to be a drum major of our band?

Meet the Drum Majors: Jen Antocci

To gear up for the fall, we would like to present one of the four UMMB Drum Majors for the 2015 season. Today we feature 2nd year Drum Major, Jennifer Antocci!

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Year: Senior
Major: Public Health and Communication
Hometown: Westminster, MA
High School: Gardner High School