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William Foster McDaniel Edit Profile

composer , conductor , musician

William Foster McDaniel, musician, conductor, composer. Fulbright scholar, Paris, 1966; recipient First prize National Association Negro Musicians, Columbus, 1965. Member American Music Center, American Federation Musicians.

Background

McDaniel, William Foster was born on December 26, 1940 in Columbus, Ohio, United States. Son of Willian and Cleona Katherine (Tarpley) McDaniel.

Education

Bachelor of Music, Capitol University, 1963. Master of Music, Boston University, 1965.

Career

Conductor The Fantasticks, New York City, 1970-1976, Bubblin' Brown Sugar, nat.tour, 1976-1977, Timbuktu, nat.tour, 1977-1979, Ain't Misbehavin', nat.tour, 1979-1985, New York Housing Authority, New York City, since 1985.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Conductor, pianist (music) Concerto for Piano, 1976. Composer, conductor Concerto for Alto Saxophone, 1985, Concerto for Two Flutes, 1986. Composer Concerto for Flute, 1986.

Membership

Member American Music Center, American Federation Musicians.

Connections

Married Linda Lee Williams, august 4, 1967, 1 child, Megan Kathleen.

father:
Willian McDaniel

mother:
Cleona Katherine (Tarpley) McDaniel

spouse:
Linda Lee Williams

child:
Megan Kathleen McDaniel