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Campus Phone: 724-458-2083
Campus Box: 3053
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Office Location:
Pew Fine Arts Center, Room # 108
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Professor of Music and Humanities
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Bachelor of Music: Furman University (SC) in Piano Performance [piano study with Ruby Morgan]
Master of Arts: Eastman School of Music (NY) in Musicology [piano study with Maria Luisa Faini]
Fulbright Scholar: University of Vienna / private musicological study with Eva Badura-Skoda / piano
                               study with James McChesney
Ph.D.: Ohio University in Interdisciplinary Studies
Courses of Instruction Hide
Humanities 301: Art and Music
Music History I and II
Applied Piano
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Art History I and II
Art Appreciation
Music Appreciation
Music Theory (freshman and sophomore levels)
Solfeggio (freshman and sophomore levels)
Form and Analysis
Class Piano
Piano Pedagogy
Piano Literature
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Have led five GCC study tours in Europe (Germany, Austria, Italy, and France)
Pianist, Grace Anglican Church (Slippery Rock, PA)
Board Member: National Federation of Music Clubs (NWW region of PA chapter)
Coordinator of the NWW Federation of Music Clubs Music Festival which brings 300+ music  
                         students, K-12, to campus each spring
Adjudicator for piano festivals and competitions in PA and OH
Reviewer of numerous music history and humanities texts
Author of the study guide and instructor's manual to accompany Benton / DiYanni's Arts and Culture
                                [Prentice Hall]
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National Federation of Music Clubs
Mercer (PA) Music Club
College Music Society
Former Teaching Positions Hide
Ohio University [graduate teaching assistant in the humanities]
Huntington College (IN)
University of Nebraska at Omaha
University of Maryland European Division [in the Azores and Germany]