Mark Fonder

Professor Emeritus, Music Education



Elected to American Bandmasters Association: 2008

Elected to Who's Who in America: 2008, 2009

Elected to Who’s Who Among America’s Teachers: 2005-2006

Elected to Phi Kappa Phi – Honorary Scholar’s Fraternity:  2004

Awarded Ithaca College President's Recognition Award, 1998, for service to Ithaca College

Awarded Summer Scholarship, 1996, to study conducting with Eugene Corporon and Allen McMurray at CBDNA Conducting Summer Session, Boulder, CO

Awarded Summer Research Grant, 1995, for research on the biography of Patrick Conway

Elected 1992 Phi Mu Alpha Sinfonia-Delta Chapter Musician of the Year

National Band Association - Wisconsin Chapter Citation of Excellence, January, 1987

University of Wisconsin Teaching Fellowship, Fall, 1986

Elected to Phi Delta Kappa - Honorary Education Fraternity

Elected to Pi Kappa Lambda - Honorary Music Fraternity

Twice awarded University Fellowship in Music, University of Illinois, 1978, 1982