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UMass Campus


Register now here. The early registration deadline is May 17th.


Wednesday, 5/31-Reception Wednesday evening
Thursday, 6/1-Conference officially begins!
A detailed itinerary is coming soon!


The closest airport is Bradley International Airport from which we will be providing shuttles.

Other directions to campus can be found here



Hotel UMass ($130)
Courtyard Marriott ($162)
Holiday Inn Express ($145)

Reservations can be made on the registration page.


-Clinics and sessions addressing pedagogical/administrative
issues in the current collegiate band profession.

-Friday banquet at the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame

-Robert B. Morrison, Founder and CEO of Quadrant Research,
the nation's leading arts education research organization,
will be presenting the keynote address.

-Golf Tournament at Hickory Ridge Country Club

Minuteman Sam

GNP Marching Band Building

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