The Band Alumni and Friends reunion is scheduled for June 9-11 and all alumni members of the marching bands, wind symphonies, concert bands and jazz bands are encouraged to attend. Members of the NEMO Singers, Cantoria and University Orchestra are also invited to join.
The weekend will include:
a Friday evening gathering at the Dukum Inn;
some special musical events on Saturday morning,
including a special recognition of the 50th anniversary
of the Phi Mu Alpha Jazz Festival;
a barbecue at the lake;
golf at the Kirksville Country Club;
and a gala banquet Saturday evening.
Special guest include Roger Cody, David Nichols, Richard Weerts, Dale Jorgenson, Gregory Jones and retiring professor Randy Smith.
Official sign-up for the event can be found at bandalumni.truman.edu under “Band Alumni and Friends Reunion 2017.” Band alumni who have not signed up for the band alumni roster are encouraged to take a moment to do that also.
Enjoy the opportunity to play some jazz with Dr. Cody, have one more opportunity to play “Shenandoah,” or join in playing Holst’s “First Suite” one more time!