About Norman Weinberg
Norman Weinberg has recently retired as Professor of Music and the Director of Percussion Studies at the University of Arizona after 20 years in this position. Before arriving at the University of Arizona, Norman was Professor of Music and the Director of Percussion Studies at Del Mar College in Corpus Christi, TX. During his 38 years of university teaching, Norm helped guide hundreds of students toward becoming professional performers, teachers, and mentors.
Norman created and helped to establish the World Percussion Network which later became “www.pas.org”. At PASIC ’94, he was given the Outstanding Service Award from the Percussive Arts Society for his work in the foundational development of the PAS website. In 2000, Norman was invited to present the Keynote Address at the Percussive Arts Society International Convention’s New Music/Research Day. He also served as a member of the Board of Directors of PAS from 1998-2004.