University of Maine Professor of Music Emeritus Curvin “Chip” Farnham was recently inducted into the Maine Music Educators Association Hall of Fame and honored at the association’s conference.
Laura Artesani, associate professor in the Division of Music in the School of Performing Arts at UMaine, nominated Farnham for induction.
Farnham was UMaine’s director of bands and conductor of the Symphonic Band for 24 years. He also taught music education, conducting and instrumental methods courses at the undergraduate and graduate levels, and supervised student teachers, according to Artesani.
More information about Farnham and his induction is available online.