The National Band Association is pleased to announce that PROXIMA B by Steven Pyter is the winning composition of the 2022 NBA/Alfred Young Band Composition Contest.
Steven Pyter is a music educator, composer, and arranger from the Chicago area. He began his teaching career in 2007 and has taught a variety of instrumental, vocal, and general music classes at the high school level. Steven received his Bachelor of Music degree from Northern Illinois University (DeKalb) and his Master of Music Education degree with teacher certification from VanderCook College of Music (Chicago). His compositions and arrangements have been performed at concerts and festivals throughout the United States, including The Midwest Clinic.
To learn more about PROXIMA B and composer Steven Pyter, visit his website.
More information about the NBA/Alfred Young Band Composition Contest may be found here.