HONORS AND AWARDS            

  • Honorary Lifetime Member of North American Saxophone Alliance (2012)
  • Honorary Advisor for the Chengdu China Saxophone Association (2009)
  • Distinguished Member of SAI (2007)John Sampen and Sidney Ribeau
  • Elected member of six-person Comite International de Saxophone (2000-2003)
  • Past President of the North American Saxophone Alliance (1998-2001)
  • BGSU Distinguished Artist Professor (1997)
  • Finalist for the BGSU Olscamp Award (1993)
  • Phi Kappa Phi Faculty Artist Award (1988)
  • Phi Mu Alpha Faculty Excellence Award (1988)
  • BGSU Faculty Excellence Award (1979)                                                             

Sidney Ribeau and John Sampen