President-Elect Tommy Guilbert passes away May 21, 2014

" I am deeply saddened to inform you that our international "World of Bands" has lost a tremendous leader and advocate, Association of Concert Bands' President-Elect, Tommy Guilbert. Tommy's passing occurred yesterday, May 21, 2014. At this time our thoughts and prayers go out to his wife, family and the members of the Plano Community Band, whom he conducted, challenged, encouraged and loved. Tommy Guilbert will be greatly missed."

- Art Himmelberger, President of the Association of Concert Bands