Awards & Winners

Howard Hanson

Date of Birth 28-October-1896
Place of Birth Wahoo
(Saunders County, Nebraska, United States of America)
Nationality United States of America
Also know as Dr. Howard Hanson, Hanson, Howard, Howard Harold Hanson
Profession Composer, Conductor, Educator, Music Theorist
Howard Harold Hanson was an American composer, conductor, educator, music theorist, and champion of American classical music. As director for 40 years of the Eastman School of Music, he built a high-quality school and provided opportunities for commissioning and performing American music. He won a Pulitzer Prize and received numerous other awards.

Awards by Howard Hanson

Check all the awards nominated and won by Howard Hanson.


Peabody Award
(Outstanding Entertainment in Music.)


Pulitzer Prize for Music
Honored for : Symphony No. 4