Cartoonist Tom Batiuk, a long-time supporter of music education and music teachers, creates Halle Dinkle cartoons exclusively for the National Association for Music Education. This time he celebrates the March event, Music In Our Schools Month®.
His new book, The Complete Funky Winkerbean,Vol. 1, 1972-74, includes comic strips of colorful band director Harry Dinkle, who is Halle’s father. That book and subsequent volumes are published by Kent State University Press.
—Roz Fehr, March 2, 2012, © National Association for Music Education (nafme.org)