Mission Statement

From the Incorporation Paperwork dated March 7, 1990:


"The purpose of the Big Ten Band Directors Foundation is to bring outstanding composers to the Midwest Band and Orchestra Clinic,

to commission musical compositions from major composers, and to contribute to the musical environment of the areas it serves."










President: Michael Votta




















Treasurer &

Chair of the Commissions Project Committee: Russel Mikkelson








Past President: Scott Teeple





Historian + Webmaster: Eric W. Bush

Past Officers