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Hall of Fame Class of 2019

by PAS Marketing | May 23, 2019

PAS is proud to announce our Hall of Fame Class of 2019: Frank Epstein, Ralph Hardimon, Elayne Jones, and Michael Rosen. The Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony will be held Thursday, November 14, 2019 before the PASIC Thursday Evening Concert.

"On behalf of the entire PAS community, I want to congratulate Elayne, Frank, Michael, and Ralph. The 2019 class represents giants in the field of Marching, Symphonic, Education, Research, and so much more. I am thrilled they will be inducted into the PAS Hall of Fame in November at PASIC."
    — Joshua Simonds, PAS Executive Director

About the PAS Hall of Fame

The Percussive Arts Society Hall of Fame was established in 1972 to recognize the contributions of the most highly regarded leaders in percussion performance, education, research, scholarship, administration, composition and the industry. Inductees demonstrate the highest ideals and professional integrity to their profession to bring about significant events, substantive improvements in the world of percussion, and the betterment of the profession through exemplary services or acts.

Frank Epstein     


Ralph Hardimon


Elayne Jones

Elaybe Jones

Michael Rosen



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