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Music educator

Curtis Wayne Wilson, music educator. Named to Texas Christian University Band Hall of Fame, 1990; recipient Dean's Teaching award, Texas Christian University, 2001, College Fine Arts award, 2005, numerous American Society of Composers awards. Member Texas Unit International Association Jazz Educators (president 1991-1993), American Federation Musicians, Texas Music Educators Association, American Society Composers, Authros & Publishers.

Background

Wilson, Curtis Wayne was born on September 11, 1941 in Fort Worth, Texas, United States. Son of Thomas Henry and Sarah (Ward) Wilson.

Education

Bachelor of Music, Texas Christian University, 1963. Master of Music, Texas Christian University, 1966. Postgraduate, University North Texas, 1971.

Career

Musician, Fred Waring Pennsylvanians, Delaware Water Gap, Pennsylvania, 1966-1968;teacher, Valley City (North Dakota) State College, 1968-1972;teacher, Ashland (Ohio) College, 1972-1976;teacher, Texas Christian U., Fort Worth, since 1976. Adjudicator various musical events.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Composer in field.

Membership

Member Texas Unit International Association Jazz Educators (president 1991-1993), American Federation Musicians, Texas Music Educators Association, Texas Bandmasters Association, American Society Composers, Authros & Publishers.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocation: biking.

Connections

Children: Paul, Virginia, Candice. Married Sharon Kay Kyle, March 25, 1989. Children: Courtney, Kyle.

father:
Thomas Henry Wilson

mother:
Sarah (Ward) Wilson

spouse:
Sharon Kay Kyle

child:
Paul Wilson

child:
Virginia Wilson

child:
Candice Wilson

child:
Courtney Wilson

child:
Kyle Wilson