Tenn. (April 23, 2018) – Wayne Haun, multi-award winning producer and
arranger, was honored with the Distinguished Alumnus Award from Middle
Tennessee State University’s School of Music. The honor was presented by Dr. Michael Parkinson, Director of the MTSU School of Music, during the annual Spring Honors Assembly at the university.
honor presented was in recognition of Haun’s contributions to music as
an acclaimed arranger/composer, music industry and recording industry
specialist and performer across several musical genres.
Haun is one of the most lauded and critically praised arrangers,
composers, songwriters and producers of the modern era. He is a 7-time GRAMMY® nominee, a 21-time GMA Dove Award winner and a 3-time BMI Music Award winner.
In 2013, Haun released his debut jazz vocal recording, Old Soul. The release garnered attention as it took the number one spot on the iTunes Jazz chart.
has written, produced, arranged and orchestrated for a variety of
artists across multiple genres, including Celine Dion, Boyz II Men, Clay
Walker, Jessica Simpson, Ernie Haase & Signature Sound, Rayburn, J.
Mark McVey, Earl Scruggs and many more.
He is a founding owner of StowTown Records,
one of Christian music’s most highly-respected labels, garnering
industry attention with multiple GMA Dove Awards, Grammy nominations and
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