Guilderland Town Band log
Home of the Guilderland Town Band, Guilderland NY

Begininng in 2007, the Guilderland Town Band created a scholarship in honor of the band's founding conductor, Mr. Donald E. Webster. The reciepiant receives a monetary scholarship as well as a solo performance with the band during the first concert of the season. Recipients are selected by an audition.

Past Scholarship Recepients:

2019: Zoe Stinson
Concertante for Solo Saxophone, Clare Grundman

2018: Brendan Barrow - Clarkson University
Persuasion, Sammy Nestico

2017: Kathleen O'Mara - SUNY Fredonia
Sentimental, Claude Bolling

2016: Andrew Dame - Guilderland High School
Stars of the Velvety Sky, Herbert Clarke

2015: Therese Giordano - SUNY Purchase
Rondo from 3rd Horn Concerto, W.A. Mozart

2014: Daniel Ainspan - SUNY Oneonta
Charleston Capers, George Hamilton Green

2013: Amanda Dame - Oberlin Conservatory of Music
Concertino Op.107, Cécile Chaminade

2012: Alex Boccio - College of St. Rose
Trumpeter's Lullaby, Leroy Anderson

2011: Adam Weisse - Siena College
Persuasions, Sammy Nestico

2010: Samantha Crouse - University of Maryland, School of Music
Concerto in C Minor for Oboe, Benedetto Marcello

2009: Michael Siembor - University at Albany, SUNY
Clarinet Polka, Arr. Henry W. Davis

2008: Corinne Salada - George Mason University
Lightning Fingers, Henry Fillmore

2007: Jeremy Bouteiller - The Crane School Of Music, SUNY Potsdam
Concertante, Clare Grundman