Paul Brizzi

Teaching Artist of Music Education
Office Location: FAC 
515-271-3975
paul.brizzi@drake.edu

Mr. Brizzi completed both his BA and MA at the University of Northern Iowa. He taught in Iowa high schools for thirty-five years most recently retiring as Director of Bands at Ankeny High School. He served as interim Symphonic Band and Marching Band Director at the University of Northern Iowa in Cedar Falls in 2006-07. He has also taught at Iowa State University. He is presently teaching instrumental education classes at Drake University.

Mr. Brizzi is past-president of the Iowa Bandmasters Association and has served on the Board of Directors of the National Band Association. His many honors include: the Distinguished Service Award for active as well as retired teachers by the Iowa Bandmaster Association; the Silver Baton Award from the Kappa Kappa Psi National Band Fraternity; and a recipient of the Legion of Honor Award from the Sousa Foundation.

Fine Arts Events
September 19, 2014
07:30 PM - 09:00 PM
September 26, 2014
07:30 PM - 09:30 PM
September 27, 2014
04:30 PM - 06:00 PM
Fine Arts News
September 12, 2014
Gereon Kopf, associate professor of religion at Luther College, will deliver a lecture titled “When Expression is Expressed, Non-Expression is Not-Expressed: A Zen Buddhist Approach to Talking About the Ineffable” as part of The Comparison Project’s fall 2014 programming.
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