For over 100 years, Massachusetts Maritime Academy has been preparing women and men for exciting and rewarding careers on land and sea. As the nation's finest co-ed maritime college, MMA challenges students to succeed by balancing a unique regimented lifestyle with a typical four-year college environment. As a member of the cadet corps you will live, study, sail, work and play in an atmosphere that encourages you to be your best.
Drum Line: " The Groove Merchants "
The Massachusetts Maritime Academy Regimental Drum Line, the "Groove Merchants" are a lively section of the Regimental Field Band. They are known to hold down a groove from parade field at formations to the streets of Boston, New York and Washington D.C. The section has its own identity fostering creativity, in writing their own cadences. The following are cadences written by Michael Keaney '17 (Centerville,MA), Mark Schemel' 14 &'16 ( Acton,MA), Cam Wentworth'19(Plymouth,MA) and Matthew McKean'19 (Centerville,MA)
"Groove Merchants" Cadence Sheet Music