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Edwin Franko Goldman Award


The American School Band Directors Association created the Edwin Franko Goldman Award as a symbol of high esteem and respect, and as a measure of appreciation and gratitude for outstanding personal contributions to the school band movement.

The recipient may or may not be a member of ASBDA, but shall be an active or retired director whose teaching career shall have included work in the schools and who has contributed substantially in the fields of Grand, Junior and Senior High School Band work.

Edwin Franko Goldman Award Recipients
1964
Capt. James Harper  ASBDA

1965
Dr. Dale C. Harris  ASBDA
Dr. Harold Bachman  non-ASBDA
Dr. Frank Simon  non-ASBDA

1966
Forrest L. McAllister  ASBDA

1967
Earl Pat Arsers  ASBDA
Carlton Stewart  non-ASBDA

1968
Arthur H. Brandenburg  ASBDA

1969
Robert W. Dean  ASBDA
Dr. William D. Revelli  non-ASBDA
Frederick C. Ebbs  non-ASBDA

1970
Emil W. Puffenberger  ASBDA

1971
George W. Patrick  ASBDA
Dr. Paul Yoder  non-ASBDA

1972
Mac E. Carr  ASBDA
Karl L. King  non-ASBDA

1973
Philip J. Fuller  ASBDA
Glenn Cliff Bainum  non-ASBDA
Mark H. Hindsley  non-ASBDA

1974
Seymour Okun  ASBDA

1975
C. Sidney Berg  ASBDA
Dr. Clarence Sawhill  non-ASBDA

1976
Ernest Caneva  ASBDA

1977
J. Raymond Brandon  ASBDA

1978
Dr. Harry Begian  ASBDA

1979
James M. Tibbs  ASBDA
Frank Piersol  non-ASBDA

1980
James Clark  ASBDA
Mark Kelly  non-ASBDA

1981
Arnold Berndt  ASBDA

1982
Howard L. Lidstrom  ASBDA

1983
Edward A. Kehn  ASBDA
Roy M. Martin  non-ASBDA
W. Francis McBeth  non-ASBDA

1984
Lawrence E. Griffin  ASBDA

1985
Sidney R. Rosen  ASBDA
Clarence Glen Arsers  non-ASBDA
H. Robert Reynolds  non-ASBDA

1986
Warren A. Felts  ASBDA
 
1987
Alvin E. Bohms  ASBDA
Nilo W. Hovey  non-ASBDA
Harry J. Wenger  non-ASBDA

1988
Ross A. Leeper  ASBDA

1989
James F. Herendeen  ASBDA
Earl A. Slocum  non-ASBDA
Frank L. Battisti  non-ASBDA

1990
Homer F. Haworth  ASBDA

1991
Everett L. Roberts  ASBDA

1992
Jay W. Burchak  ASBDA

1993
Saburo Watanabe  ASBDA
Clare Grundman  non-ASBDA
Dr. Frank Bencriscutto  non-ASBDA

1994
David G. Reul  ASBDA

1995
William C. Robinson  ASBDA
Timothy Broege  non-ASBDA

1996
Henry P. Vander Linde  ASBDA

1997
James J. Hewitt  ASBDA

1998
Howard O. (Doc) Pardee  ASBDA

1999
Joe E. Foster, Sr.  ASBDA

2000
Ray B. Haney  ASBDA

2001
Edgar Q. Rooker  ASBDA
Dr. Tim Lautzenheiser  non-ASBDA
John L. Whitwell  non-ASBDA
John Kinyon  non-ASBDA
Ray E. Cramer  non-ASBDA

2002
Dennis Hanna  ASBDA

2003
James A. Sewrey  ASBDA

2004
Lloyd Nakahara  ASBDA

2005
Mickey Young  ASBDA
Jack Pierson  ASBDA

2006
William Svec  ASBDA

2007
James Stellmaker  ASBDA
Michael R. Peterson  ASBDA

2008
Elaine M. Ostrander  ASBDA

2009
Sonja Pluess  ASBDA
Dixie Detgen  ASBDA
Terry S. Treudan  non-ASBDA

2010
Robert Lutt  ASBDA
Craig James Kirchhoff  non-ASBDA

2012
Gladys Wright  ASBDA
Dr. Stephen E. King  ASBDA

2014
Alfred A. Watkins  ASBDA
Dr. Bruce Pearson  non-ASBDA

2016
Herbert Owen  ASBDA
Dr. Richard Patterson  ASBDA
Scott Rush  non-ASBDA