North Carolina
Bandmasters
Association


James C. Pfohl
Past President - 1938-1939 and 1939-1940
2002 Hall of Fame Inductee


James Christian Pfohl was the first 
elected president of the newly formed
North Carolina Bandmasters
Association in 1938.

At the age of 19, he was asked to 
start a music department at Davidson
College which, under his direction, was
the first men's college in America to
give credit for applied music.

Founder of the Brevard Music Center
Conductor of the Charlotte Symphony Orchestra
Primary Inspiration for Starting the NC
School of Arts