The Delta Delta chapter of Tau Beta Sigma, the national honorary band sorority at UMass, honored me as one of their own yesterday. The honor was actually mine, having been inducted along with the 11 ladies of the Gamma Lambda class and also with my fellow honorees. And my deepest thanks go to my “Big […]
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This is one of many highlights from a fabulous Eastern European adventure this summer. We’re at an outdoor restaurant in Tihany, Hungary enjoying some great wine, local paprika and Roma entertainment. I was THAT GUY with my iPhone out taking this video to share with my Minuteman Band friends at UMass. Enjoy.
Even as the campus on Saturday celebrated the life and legacy of professor George N. Parks, who led the Minuteman Marching Band to national prominence during his 33-year tenure, it was clear that his influence will continue to be felt just as his death will continue to mourned far beyond the campus itself. I was […]
CNN offers a neat story on indie band OK Go and their string of viral videos. One of these videos features the Notre Dame marching band: Being a UMass guy, I’m somewhat partial to this video from Stephen Kellogg and the Sixers. And UMass was first ;-) Props, though to ND and OK Go. The […]
Each day since we all learned the sad news of George Parks’s death, I’ve been overcome by all the memories, stories and testimonials to our friend George. Facebook truly brought our family together as we celebrate and mourn. (more…)