David Bandy, Historian and Board Member
David Bandy is currently pursuing a Ph.D. in
Music Education at the University of Hawai`i. Prior to returning to Hawai`i, he worked for Walt Disney Entertainment and MCA/Universal Studios in both Entertainment and Talent Management.
He has taught music from grade 4 through the university level in both public and private schools, including serving as the Associate Director of Bands for the University of Hawai`i.
He has served as Show Designer and Instructor for nationally known drum &
bugle corps such as the Santa Clara Vanguard, the Cadets, the Bayonne Bridgemen, the Spirit of Atlanta, the New York Skyliners, and the Connecticut
Hurricanes. He's previously had articles published in The Hawaiian Journal of History, Clarino Internationale Zeitschrift für Bläsermusik, and just recently
had a music festival concert review published in the Journal of the Association of Concert Bands.
David currently sits on the Board of the Hawai`i Music Educators Association,
the Friends of the Golden Gate Park Band, and the Friends of the Royal Hawaiian Band, as well as serving as the Advisor for the University of Hawai`i
MENC Collegiate Chapter. He is a member of the Association of Concert Bands and its Membership Coordinator for Hawai`i.
He may be contacted at: firstname.lastname@example.org.