UCMB In The News
UConn Drumline Doesn't Miss a Beat with Sounds of Summer Program
The UConn Drumline got out from behind their drums this week to help instruct young musicians at the annual Sounds of Summer camp.
June 27, 2012
UConn Pep Band Prepares for UConn vs. Iowa State
Fox Reporter Bob Rumbold follows the UConn Pep Band in Louisville as they warm up and prepare for the men's second round NCAA Tournament game.
March 15, 2012
Meet the #blueband, Leaders Of The Pack
Hartford Courant Blogs
Courant reporter, Sara Grant, blogs about her experiences with the UConn Pep Band at the exciting Big East Tournament men's basketball game versus West Virginia University.
March 8, 2012
How to Stop Hazing
Dr. Mills was quoted as the chairman of the Athletic Band Committee of the College Band Directors National Association in a Halftime Magazine article about how college marching bands can prevent hazing.
February 4, 2012
Symphony Orchestra's Free Concert Mixes Medley Of Musical Styles
UConn's 100-member marching band performed the university fight song in the aisles of the ornate Mortensen Hall.
September 25, 2011
Mills Marches Band to Success
The UConn Alumni Association presented Dr. Mills with a Faculty Excellence in Undergraduate Teaching Award and the School of Fine Arts granted him an Outstanding Faculty Award.
July 1, 2011
UConn Basketball Fans - Bring On The Roar
UConn basketball fans discuss their love for the game on CBS Sports.
March 22, 2011
Responsibilities of the College Twirler
AAU Sports News
Alyssa Kane talks about her time as a UCMB feature twirler.
March 17, 2011
The Unsung Heroes of March Madness
UConn's Blue and White bands (factions of the larger UCMB) send about 30 musicians to March Madness games.
March 16, 2011
Sounds of Music Rise in Phoenix Museum
One of the museum's latest acquisitions is a UConn Marching Band uniform, placed on display in the All-American Bands exhibit after the Huskies football team played in the Fiesta Bowl in nearby Glendale, Ariz.
February 22, 2011
Fanfare from Marching Band Heralds Director's 20 Years of Leadership
Twenty years and countless marching band performances later, former and current students united to show their appreciation.
January 3, 2011
From first-timers to seasoned veterans, each band worked hard to support its team at these major bowl games. Read about their programs, traditions, seasons, bowl trips and halftime shows.
Fiesta Bowl Parade
The full 300 member UConn Marching Band participates in the Fiesta Bowl Parade. Fox CT followed the UCMB.
December 31, 2010
UConn band escapes storms, heads to Fiesta Bowl
ABC 15 Arizona
Some are calling the Saturday performance the biggest they've ever done.
December 30, 2010
UConn Pep Band - Behind The Scenes
They are the spirit of Connecticut, the University of Connecticut Marching Band (UCMB) and Pep Bands.
March 29, 2009
These Girls Can Twirl
The Daily Campus
After the UConn men's basketball team heads into the locker room, both of UConn's feature twirlers prepare to take the court.
March 4, 2009
A Twirl For Success
News Channel 8 WTNH
All around the UConn campus, there are plenty of championship banners for winning teams. But there's a couple of national champs who don't even play a recognized sport like baton twirling.
March 2, 2009
Big East co-champs could have another title holder on gridiron
UConn Student Activities
When the Big East co-champion football team takes the field this fall, don't be surprised if the newly-crowned Miss Connecticut is out there as well.
February 29, 2008
UCMB Wins Husky Pride Award
UConn Student Activities
The UCMB exudes pride and brings spirit to the university community. The UCMB performs on and off campus for thousands of fans and University supporters.
A 'WHIRL' OF A TIME
The Daily Campus
Twirler Alyssa Kane Places Fourth In National Championship
February 27, 2007
Marching band raising the roof with record number of players
When the UConn Marching Band paraded onto Rentschler Field last Thursday, there were nearly 300 musicians wearing the Blue and White.
September 7, 2005
UConn Marching Band Raises $12,660 For Inaugural Trip
The Hartford Courant
The University of Connecticut has raised $12,660 so far to send its marching band to the presidential inauguration.
December 31, 1992