Jim Bruce, Manatee High School's Director of Bands for the last 28 years, was recently awarded the Oliver Hobbs Award by his peers. The award has been described as a Lifetime Achievement Award in the field of student music education in Florida. 
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Jim Bruce, Manatee High School's Director of Bands for the last 28 years, was recently awarded the Oliver Hobbs Award by his peers. The award has been described as a Lifetime Achievement Award in the field of student music education in Florida. PROVIDED PHOTO
Jim Bruce, Manatee High School's Director of Bands for the last 28 years, was recently awarded the Oliver Hobbs Award by his peers. The award has been described as a Lifetime Achievement Award in the field of student music education in Florida. PROVIDED PHOTO

State Bandmasters presents MHS band director 'lifetime achievement' award to Manatee High School's Jim Bruce

January 20, 2016 02:38 PM