Congratulations to Kyle Glaser, DM Wind Conducting student, who has won a research grant by the National Band Association. At the completion of his doctoral document, he will receive the award and his research document, “Robert Russell Bennett’s Lost Suite for Band: Down to the Sea in Ships,” will be printed in the NBA Journal.
The National Band Association, founded on September 11, 1960, is the largest band directors’ professional organization in the world. It was organized for the purpose of promoting the musical and educational significance of bands and is dedicated to the attainment of a high level of excellence for bands and band music.
Among many projects, the NBA awards grants to NBA members who conduct research on topics that pertain to bands.
Glaser completed his doctoral work in May. He is newly appointed to the music faculty at Texas State University and will begin in August.