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Allen Keith Lanham

Allen Keith Lanham, American library administrator. Member faculty United States Percussion Camp, since 1993; musical director Summerfest Theatre, 1994. Member American Library Association, Music Library. Association, College Music Society, Illinois Library. Association, Association College and Research Libraries, Illinois Association College and Research Libraries, Percussive Arts Society, Phi Delta Kappa, Phi Mu Alpha Sinfonia.

Background

  • Lanham, Allen Keith was born on January 9, 1952 in Danville, Kentucky, United States. Son of J. C. Lanham and Evelyn (Buckley) Major.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Music Education, Murray State University, Kentucky, 1974. Master of Music Education, Arkansas State University, 1975. Doctor of Philosophy, University Rochester, 1987.

      Master of Science, University Illinois, 1991.

    Career

    • Teacher music Union County Public Schools, Morganfield, Kentucky, 1975-1976. Associate professor Interam. University Puerto Rico, San Germán, 1976-1991, chair department music, 1979-1987, founder Band Festival San Germán, 1985.

      Acting dean library services Eastern Illinois University, Charleston, 1991-1992. Dean, since 1992

      Board directors Lincoln Trail Libraries System, since 1992, treasurer, since 1993. Academy specialist United States Information Agency, La Paz, Bolivia, 1989.

      Panelist Conservatorio Pablo Casals Music Education Forum, San Juan, Puerto Rico, 1987.

    Works

    • Producer, director Poly Follies, 1977, 86, 88, 89. Conductor Puerto Rico Honor Band, 1986, 90.

    Membership

    Member faculty United States Percussion Camp, since 1993. Musical director Summerfest Theatre, 1994. Member American Library Association, Music Library.

    Association, College Music Society, Illinois Library. Association, Association College and Research Libraries, Illinois Association College and Research Libraries, Percussive Arts Society, Phi Delta Kappa, Phi Mu Alpha Sinfonia.

    Connections

    • father: J. C. Lanham Major
    • mother: Evelyn (Buckley) Major
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    Born January 9, 1952
    (age 64)
    Nationality
    • 1974
      Murray State University
    • 1975
      Arkansas State University
    • 1987
      University Rochester
    • 1991
      University Illinois
    • 1975 - 1976
      Teacher, music Union County Public Schools
      Morganfield, Kentucky, United States
    • 1976 - 1991
      associate, professor Interam. University Puerto Rico
      San German, Puerto Rico
    • 1979 - 1987
      associate, professor Interam. University Puerto Rico
    • 1985
      associate, professor Interam. University Puerto Rico
    • 1991 - 1992
      acting dean library services Eastern Illinois University
      Charleston, South Carolina, United States
    • 1992
      dean
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