Professor Malcolm W. Rowell, Jr. recently retired as Director of Bands and
Professor of Music Emeritus at the University of Massachusetts in Amherst.
In recognition of his professional work, Professor Rowell has received the
National Band Association’s Citation of Excellence and the A. Frank Martin
Award, presented by Kappa Kappa Psi for his contributions to college bands.
In March 1997, Professor Rowell was elected to the American Bandmasters
Association, the most prestigious organization of its kind in the world.
He frequently serves as guest conductor/clinician/lecturer at state and
regional festivals throughout the United States, Canada, and Europe.