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Music educator , university band director

Glen James Hemberger, university band director, music educator. Recipient Hammond Regional Arts award in music, 2004, President award for Excellence in Artistic Activity, 2007.


Hemberger, Glen James was born on January 18, 1962 in Boulder, Colorado, United States. Son of James Frank and Jacqueline Ann (Kent) Hemberger.


BME, University Colorado, 1985. Master of Music, University Colorado, 1989. DMA, University North Texas, 2001.


Director bands Thornton (Colorado) Senior High School, 1985-1987. Graduate assistant University Colorado Bands, Boulder, 1987-1989. Associate director bands, member music education faculty University Rhode Island, Kingston, 1989-1992.

Associate director bands Oklahoma State University, Stillwater, 1992-1997. Doctoral conducting associate University North Texas, 1997-1999. Director bands Southeastern Louisiana University, since 1999.

Clinician Rhode Island Music Educator's State Convention, 1992, Louisiana Music Educators State Convention, 2000, 02, 04, clinician wind symphony performance, 07. Clinician Atlanta Conducting Institute, 2007. Clinician summer music camp University Wisconsin, 1993, 99.

Clinician Chinese Armed Police Band, Beijing, 1996, Beijing, 97, Melbourne, Australia, 97, Brisbane, Australia, 97, Sydney, 97, National Taiwan University Wind Orchestra, Taipei, 1996, Hong Kong, 96, Beijing Band Directors Association, 1996, 97. Guest conductor high schools, honor bands, clinics, since 1984, United States Coast Guard Band, Oklahoma Mozart International Music Festival, 1995, 96, Norwegian Band Championships, Hamar, 1999, Trondheim, 2000. Founder Southern New England High School Honor Band, 1991.


  • Other Work

    • Producer: (Civil Defense) Drake University Wind Symphony, 2001. Conductor: Association for Music in International Schools International Honor Band, 2003. Conductor Massachusetts Instrumental and Choral Conductors Association, Boston, 2007, 2008, 2009, Music Teaching Institute, Loyola University, 2010.

      Contributor articles to professional journals. Presenter in field:.


Member Olympic All-American Marching Band, Los Angeles, 1984, Southern Louisiana University Wind Symphony Performance, Southern Regional Atlanta, 2004, advisory board Louisiana Philharmonic Orchestra Northshore. Member College Band Directors National Association (member journal staff, national athletic band advisory council, clinician national convention 1995, 97), International Association Jazz Educators, Music Educators National Conference, World Association for Symphonic Bands and Ensembles, Oklahoma Music Educators Association (clinician state convention 1995, jazz ensemble performance 1997, 2007), National Band Association (Louisiana state chair 2006-2008), Phi Mu Alpha Sinfonia, Kappa Kappa Psi, Tau Beta Sigma, Pi Kappa Lambda, Phi Beta Museum.


Married Linda Dawn Thomas, June 3, 1989.

James Frank Hemberger

Jacqueline Ann (Kent) Hemberger

Linda Dawn Thomas