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Larry Robert Anderson, musician, educator. Recipient Tulsa Philharmonic award Oral Roberts University, 1982, Best Percussion award Marching Bands of America, Jonesville, Arkansas, 1986; member honor group percussion ensemble, Oklahoma Music Educators Association, 1987.

Background

Anderson, Larry Robert was born on July 24, 1960 in Latrobe, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of Donald I. and Jean B. Anderson.

Education

Bachelor Music Education, Oral Roberts University, 1982. Master of Music, University Tulsa, 1985.

Career

Percussionist, Tulsa Philharmonic Orchestra, 1979-1988;principal percussionist, Oklahoma Sinfonia, Tulsa, 1984-1988;band director, Union Public Schools, Tulsa, 1983-1988;percussion instructor, Black Gold Drum and Bugle Corps, Tulsa, 1987-1988;tympanist, principal percussionist, Monroe (Louisiana) Symphony Orchestra, since 1988;percussionist, Shreveport (Louisiana) Symphony, since 1988;assistant director bands, music, percussion instructor, Northeast Louisiana U., Monroe, since 1988. Clinician, consultant Berryhill High School Band, Tulsa, 1986-1988, West Monroe (Louisiana) High School Band, since 1988. Arranger, instructor, consultant Jenks (Oklahoma) High School Band, 1986, Muskogee (Oklahoma) High School Band, 1987-1988.

Membership

Member conductor search committee Monroe Symphony Orchestra, since 1989. Member Percussive Arts Society (national winner percussion ensemble contest 1986), International Association Jazz Educators, College Board Directors National Association, Music Educators National Conference, Louisiana Music Educators Association, Kappa Kappa Psi, Tau Beta Sigma.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: chess, table tennis, racquetball, tennis.

Connections

Married Sue Ellen Rolland, June 7, 1986.

father:
Donald I.

mother:
Jean B. Anderson

spouse:
Sue Ellen Rolland