Phillip Hash is Associate Professor of Music Education at Calvin College in Grand Rapids, Michigan. He holds an Ed.D. in music education from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, a M.M in wind conducting from Northwestern University, and a B.M. in music education from Millikin University.>
Dr. Hash serves on the editorial committees of the Journal of Research in Music Education and the Journal of Music Therapy. He also supervises dissertations for Boston University and teaches music education research at DePaul University. Dr. Hash has published in a number of music education journals and presented sessions at state and national conferences.
Dr. Hash taught instrumental music in the Chicago area for 14 years and has received the Citation of Excellence from the National Band Association on two occasions as well as the Outstanding Chicagoland Music Educator Award. Bands under his direction have performed at the University of Illinois Superstate Concert Band Festival and the Illinois Music Educators Association All-State Conference. Dr. Hash is a member of the National Association for Music Education (NAfME), and the National Band Association.