Nebraska Authors

Donald A. Lentz

Born 1908-01-24 Brookings, SD (USA)

Died 1987-09-11
Lincoln, NE (USA)

Places Lived

Lincoln, NE

Author Of

  • Music and Audio




BA, South Dakota University
MFA, South Dakota University


Director of Bands
Professor of Wind Instruments

Places Worked

University of Nebraska-Lincoln, Lincoln, NE: 1937-1974


Ford Foundation Grant, 1952
Eyes on Nebraska Award, Nebraska Optometric Association, 1972
Epsilon Omega honor, 1973


Tones and Intervals of Hindu Classical Music. 1961.
The Gamelan Music of Java and Bali. 1965.
Gleanings From the First Century of Nebraska Bands: 1867-1967. 1979. with Walter Olsen.
Donald A. Lentz University of Nebraska Band. n.d. (Vinyl record )

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