Clare Grundman

Clare Ewing Grundman was one of the most prolific and respected of American composers of works for band * Taught arranging, woodwind, and band at Ohio State University * Left Ohio State to do freelance composing and arranging and to study with Paul Hindemith * Served as the Coast Guard’s chief musician during World War II * After the war, concentrated on composition and has received many awards for his efforts in radio, television, motion pictures, ballet and Broadway.