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Director of Bands and Orchestra, Music
Why I chose WOUI want to make the biggest difference I can in the musical culture of our area.
At WOU since09/16/2005
HobbiesTravel, hiking, reading, opera
Favorite book/movieBooks: "The First Circle" - Solzhenitsyn, " Deliverance" - Dickey; Movies: "The Sting", "Chinatown"
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Course scheduleFall 2021
|10445||MUEN112||WIND ENSEMBLE||TR 1230-1350||SH 108|
|10471||MUEN512||WIND ENSEMBLE||TR 1230-1350||SH 108|
|11118||MUE201||INTRO TO MUSIC EDUCATION||MWF 1000-1050||SH 121|
|11512||MUS529||LITERATURE INSTRUMNTL ENSEMBLE||-||ONLINE CRS|
|10457||MUEN312||WIND ENSEMBLE||TR 1230-1350||SH 108|
|11522||MUS320||INSTRUMENTAL CONDUCTING||MWF 0900-0950||SH 108|
|10415||MUS107||INTRO TO MUSIC & LITERATURE||-||ONLINE CRS|
|11119||MUE250||MUSIC EDUCATION SEMINAR||M 1100-1150||SH 121|
|10423||MUS250||CONCERT ATTENDANCE||-||ONLINE CRS|
|11511||MUS429||LITERATURE INSTRUMNTL ENSEMBLE||-||ONLINE CRS|
Areas of responsibility
Band, Symphony Orchestra, Conducting, Music Education
What you will do and learn in my courses
You will experience, listen to and perform some of the greatest music ever written. You will learn what makes it great. You will learn effective styles and interpretations. You will improve your understanding of fundamental musical concepts. You will have fun.
Doctor of Musical Arts in Symphonic Conducting - The University of Texas at Austin
Master of Arts in Music - West Texas State University
Bachelor of Nusic Education - West Texas State University
Wind Ensemble, Symphony Orchestra, Conducting, Music Education
Buddhist melodies and chants. Contemporary Spanish instrumental music. Teaching and rehearsal methods.
Associate Director of Bands, California State University, Northridge
Diector of Bands, University of Southern Mississippi
Resident Conductor, Dsllas Wind Symphony
Awards and honors
Two Grammy Awards, National Band Association Award of Merit, 2009 Oregon Symphony Association Music Educator of the Year, 2014 Oregon Music Educators Association Music Educator of the Year.
Graduate courses taught
Conducting, Band, Orchestra
Undergraduate courses taught
Conducting, Band, Orchestra, Music Appreciation
College Music Society, College Orchestra Directos Association, College Band Directors National Association, National Band Association,
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