2019 Hall of Fame Inductees

Gayl W. Doster

Retired President and Chief Operating Officer of Brooks Drug, Inc., IN

Robert W. Smith

Composer and Conductor, AL

David Starnes

Director of Athletic Bands – Western Carolina University, SC

2018 Hall of Fame Inductees

Kevin Ford

Found and Director of the Leadership Conservatory for the Arts at Tarpon Springs H.S., FL

Randy Greenwell

Educational Support Manager – Conn-Selmer, IN

Matt James

Director of Performing Arts – Lawrence Central H.S., IN

Dean Westman

Director of Orchestras – Avon H.S., IN

2017 Hall of Fame Inductees

Bruce Burritt

Bands of America Adjudicator, NY

Michael J. Cesario

Uniform Designer – Fred J. Miller, Inc., OH

John Miller

Retired Director of Bands – American Fork H.S., UT

2016 Hall of Fame Inductees

Frank Bischoff

Bands of America Adjudicator, IL

Frank Troyka

Retired Director of Bands – Cypress-Fairbanks H.S., TX

2015 Hall of Fame Inductees

Remo D. Belli

Founder & CEO – Remo Percussion, CA

Richard L. Saucedo

Music for All Educational Consultant and Bands of America Chief Judge, IN

Mark Jolesch

Founder of Jolesch Enterprises photography, IA

Dr. Nicholas Valenziano

Former Executive Director and Director of Education for Marching Bands of America, IL

2014 Hall of Fame Inductees

Eugene Migliaro Corporon

Regents Professor of Music – University of North Texas, TX

Fred and Marlene Miller

Founder & CEO – FJM, Inc, OH

Camilla Stasa

Director of Participant Relations & Special Projects – Music for All, IN

2013 Hall of Fame Inductees

James Campbell

Director of Percussion Studies – University of Kentucky, KY

Bruce Dinkins

Retired Band Director – James Bowie H.S., SC

Vic Firth

Founder – Vic Firth, Inc., MA

2012 Inductees

Chuck Campbell

Chuck Henson

“Voice of Bands of America”, FL

Sharon & Stu Holzer

Long time Bands of America Volunteers, OH

2011 Inductees

Debbie Laferty Asbill

Executive Vice President – Music for All, IN

Richard Floyd

President – Midwest Band & Orchestra Clinic, IL

Mike Rubino

Bands of America Adjudicator, CA

2010 Inductees

L. Scott McCormick

Previous President & CEO – Music for All, IN

Anthony J. Maiello

Director of Instrumental Studies – George Mason University, VA

H. Robert Reynolds

Principal Conductor – USC Thornton Wind Ensemble, CA

2009 Inductees

James F. Keene

Retired – University of Illinois School of Music, IL

Norman Ruebling

Camp Director – Music for All Summer Symposium, 

2008 Inductees

Marie Czapinksi

Co-Founder – Winter Guard International

Col. Arnald Gabriel

Conductor Emeritus – United States Air Force Band, VA

Alfred Watkins

Retired Director of Bands – Lassiter H.S., GA

2007 Inductees

Gary Green

Director of Bands – Frost School of Music, FL

Michael Kumer

Executive Director – Duquesne University, PA

Wayne Markworth

Retired Director of Bands – Centerville H.S., OH

2006 INDUCTEES

Ray Cramer

Former Director of Bands at Indiana University

Gary Markham

Retired Supervisor of Music for the Cobb County School District, GA

George N. Parks

(1953-2010) Former Professor of Music at the University of Massachusetts/Amherst

2005 INDUCTEES

Greg Bimm

Director of Bands, Marian Catholic High School, IL

Bob Buckner

Retired Director of Athletic Bands at Western Carolina University

Richard and Gayle Crain

National Festival Coordinators

2004 Inductees

Dr. Tim Lautzenheiser

Music for All Senior Educational Advisor

Dr. Tom McLeRoy

Former Dean of Continuing Education, Extension – University of Wisconsin-Whitewater, WI

Kenneth M. Snoeck

Retired Director of Bands, Lake Park High School, IL

2003 INDUCTEES

William D. Revelli

Former Director of Bands – University of Michigan

John P. Paynter

Former Director of Bands and Professor of Conducting at Northwestern University

Frederick Fennell

Internationally acclaimed conductor and first conductor of the Honor Band of America

Larry McCormick

Creator and Founder of Bands of America

Col. Truman W. Crawford

Former Commander of the Marine Corps Drum and Bugle Corps 

L.J. Hancock

Former Director of Bands – Norwin Senior H.S., PA