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Pictured: Augie Silva (L) with Dean Shelton Berg (R)
The Band of the Hour Association announced the inductee for its 2016 Hall of Fame class at the Famous First rehearsal on Monday, August 22 on the intramural field behind Fillmore Hall. August "Augie" Silva will be inducted at the Hall of Fame ceremony on Friday, November 4 at 5:30 PM in Fillmore Hall during Alumni Weekend | Homecoming 2016.
Learn more about this remarkable alumnus and his life-long devotion and service to the Band of the Hour and musicianship here.
Carmine Parente ’85 challenged all Frost School of Music Band of the Hour supporters to step up and donate to this fundraiser to ensure that the Band of the Hour can continue to offer scholarships to its most deserving members. And you did. Every gift you made was DOUBLED, making your donation go even further at the University of Miami! Carmine Parente matched every gift made to the M.Mann-C.Parente Scholarship Endowment on a dollar-for-dollar basis, up to $50,000. More than 70 individuals helped us reach this goal. Visit the Canefunder March On page to learn more.
To support the University of Miami "Band of the Hour,” with the help of alumni and friends, through advancement, service, and a commitment to the traditions of the University of Miami.
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The club initiated the publication of a newsletter to keep friends and alumni up to date with the happenings of the Band of the Hour.
As the association grew into the new millennium, it changed its name from the "Band of the Hour Club" to the "Band of the Hour Association of Alumni and Friends", Inc.
The Band of the Hour Association strives to keep its traditions alive though the traditions of the University of Miami and the "Band of
The Band of the Hour Association is an affiliate group of the University of Miami Alumni Association. It is a separate entity from the University of Miami and is comprised of volunteers who give their time and effort to fundraise and support the University of Miami and the Band of the Hour in collaboration with the University, the UMAA, and its respective policies.