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United States Marine Band “The President’s Own”

Event Information


Frederick Tillis Performance Hall, UMass

Date & Time

Oct 22, 2022 | 7:30 pm

Contact Name

Music & Dance Department


A wind ensemble and conductor perform in full dress uniform.

Saturday, Oct. 22, 2022  7:30pm  Tillis Hall, Free (tickets required)

United States Marine Band “The President’s Own”

Colonel Jason Fettig, director (UMass alumnus '98)

Col. Fettig has programmed musical selections in the style of the band’s 17th director, John Philip Sousa, who initiated the concert tour tradition in 1891. Concertgoers can expect a mix of works including traditional band repertoire, Sousa marches, contemporary compositions, vocal and instrumental solos and a patriotic salute to the Armed Forces.

General admission tickets required, max. 4 per person.
Free tickets available online or from the Box Office, 413-545-2511.