Category: News

5th Army Band Reunion

AMM Member Jim Gaffney organizes an annual reunion for 5th Army Band veterans and other military musicians by invitation. Ordinarily held in the Madison, Wisconsin area, this reunion not only provides an opportunity for old friends to meet again, but to also perform – many times right on the Wisconsin Capitol steps. Jim has provided […]

July 2019 Sound Off! Posted

Editor Vernon Williams has prepared another great issue of AMM’s newsletter Sound Off! Dues-current members of AMM may download that and many other issues on the Members Only tab after logging in on the News/Login page. The reunion in Little Rock, Arkansas will soon be upon us. Please visit the Reunions page and register!

Registration on the Site

I finally got tired of fending off the bots and the spammers, so I’ve altered the site registration process. It used to be that you (anyone) could initiate your registration which would then go into a queue awaiting Webmaster review and approval. Unfortunately, the number of legitimate members of AMM were vastly outnumbered by bots […]

December 2018 Newsletter Published

Thanks to AMM’s Newsletter Editor Vernon Williams, the new issue is now out (via pdf) and arrangements are being made for mailing to those AMM Members without email. Reunion information was not included within the issue, other than the attending Members at the September 2018 reunion in Columbus, GA, voted on the 2019 reunion to […]

2018 Reunion In the History Books!

Thanks to the very evident hard work that Doug and Pat Wilson did, the recent reunion in Columbus, Georgia (first time for AMM in many years) was memorable! Hospitality Room was well-stocked and there was no shortage of anything. Doug and Pat worked tirelessly throughout the weekend and we are grateful for their consideration and […]

298th Army Band Reunion

Saxophonist Cheryl Wason, recently retired from the Army Reserve, heads up a significant effort to host a reunion in Berlin, Germany. Veterans of the 298th Army Band and other bands are invited to attend this reunion in Berlin and in Einhausen, Germany. Einhausen, a small village in south Hessen, was a mecca for many US […]

AMM Publishes December 2018 Newsletter

Just a few days ago, AMM Lifetime Member Chris Burnett created and provided AMM’s newest newsletter, Sound Off! Chris reached into new and old to provide this latest example of how AMM reaches out to current and former military musicians – and a fine example it is! Registered members are invited to log on to […]