Howard Starks

Alfred Author-Howard Starks
(1928– )

Howard Starks is a native of Erie, Pennsylvania and graduated from Indiana University of Pennsylvania with a B.S. in music education. After serving in the United States Marine Corps as a Bandsman, he received a Master of Sacred Music degree from the Southern Baptist Theological Seminary in Louisville, Kentucky. Mr. Starks is retired from serving as a Minister of Music for various churches during the past 40 years. He continues to direct handbell workshops and festivals and has numerous handbell publications.