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<br /> Fall 2013<br /> Amherst<br /> MUSIC<br /> Make it<br /> Love it<br /> Teach t<br /> i<br /> Hear it<br /> 2013 ANNUAL REPORT OF DONORS<br /> <br /> Fall 2013<br /> THE MAGAZINE FOR ALUMNI AND FRIENDS<br /> 14 Musical Milestones<br /> The rise of the music department.<br /> 15 In Concert<br /> Five decades of pop, rock, and soul at UMass Amherst.<br /> 22 Piano Happy<br /> Gilles Vonsattel spreads the love of his instrument.<br /> 24 Music for All!<br /> A new beat for music education.<br /> 26 Rock & Roll in Black & White<br /> Intrepid female photographers chronicled the ’80s rock scene.<br /> 30 Herald Square, Here We Come<br /> The marching band preps for the Macy’s Day Parade.<br /> 32 Contra Band<br /> Musicians of many disciplines.<br /> 34 Jazz in July: Hotbed of Cool<br /> Refining and cheering on fresh young talent.<br /> 49 Ensuring the Legacy<br /> The 2013 Annual Report of Donors<br /> Departments<br /> 3 Inbox<br /> 4 Around t<a title="umassmag-fall2013 page 1" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/a0d996ea?page=1"> Fall 2013 Amherst MUSIC Make it Lo</a> <a title="umassmag-fall2013 page 2" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/a0d996ea?page=2"> </a> <a title="umassmag-fall2013 page 3" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/a0d996ea?page=3"> Fall 2013 THE MAGAZINE FOR ALUMNI AND FRIE</a> <a title="umassmag-fall2013 page 4" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/a0d996ea?page=4"> Get Your UMass License </a> <a title="umassmag-fall2013 page 5" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/a0d996ea?page=5"> Vol. 18 | No. 1 | Fall 2013 Executive Editor Rob</a> <a title="umassmag-fall2013 page 6" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/a0d996ea?page=6"> Happy New Year! It’s Labor Day, not New Year’s E</a> <a title="umassmag-fall2013 page 7" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/a0d996ea?page=7"> Automated Carillon The chapel bells now peal eve</a> <a title="umassmag-fall2013 page 8" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/a0d996ea?page=8"> Around the Pond DEFA Film Library Turns 20 THER</a> <a title="umassmag-fall2013 page 9" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/a0d996ea?page=9"> A Gift of Music KENNETH R. 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