April 12, 2011



Parker performs, presents paper

By Craig B. Parker

Craig B. Parker, professor of music, directed and played principal trumpet with the Society for American Music Brass Band in a performance of music by John Philip Sousa, Henry Fillmore, Frank Simon and other 19th- and early-20th century composers at the annual conference of the Society for American Music, March 12, in Cincinnati.

Parker presented his paper, "East Asian Elements in the Compositions of Alan Hovhaness," at the annual meeting of the College Music Society Great Plains chapter, March 19, in Omaha .