ITEA Clifford Bevan Award for Excellence in Research 2023

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Category: Award
Application is open from:

April 1, 2022

Application deadline:

February 1, 2023

Project must have been completed between:

January 1, 2021


December 31, 2022


Open to any original low brass research project pertaining to the tuba, euphonium, and/or related instruments completed between January 1, 2021 and December 31, 2022. Research projects nominated for the 2021 Bevan Award are not eligible for nomination for future awards. Low brass scholarship genres include research on contemporary and historical topics, acoustics, composition, theory, scoring, organology, and pedagogy and may include methodologies of oral history, biographical and ethnographic, historical, quantitative, statistical, and survey research.

Types of submissions: published or unpublished articles (minimum of 4000 words in length), chapters, monographs, dissertations/theses, books.

English translations of articles originally written in other languages MUST BE PROVIDED for consideration of the Bevan Award.

The recipient of the Bevan Award will be announced at the 2023 International Tuba and Euphonium Conference and an excerpt of the research will appear in a subsequent ITEA Journal. A $500 stipend accompanies the award. The Bevan Award recognizes individuals whose original scholarship is significant, innovative, thoughtful, and useful. The committee may elect to divide the award between two recipients.

Both the nominator and the nominee must be a current ITEA member




The recipient of the Bevan Award receives a $500 stipend and an excerpt of the research is published in the ITEA Journal.

Announcement of Winners

The recipient of the Bevan Award will be announced at the 2023 International Tuba and Euphonium Conference.


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Committee members:

Deanna Swoboda -
Committee member
Gail Robertson -
Committee member
Kenneth Drobnak -
Scott Roeder -
Committee member
William Sutton -
Committee member
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