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Ashley Allen

Dr. Ashley Allen

Assistant Professor

Areas of Expertise

Choral Music Education, Kodály Methodology, Research and Evaluation in Music Education

College: Arts and Sciences
School: School of Music
Discipline: Music Education

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A.D.AllenFREEMississippi

Paul Andersen

Dr. Paul Andersen

Emeritus

College: Arts and Sciences
School: School of Music
Discipline: Music

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paul.andersenFREEMississippi

Danny Beard

Dr. Danny Beard

Associate Professor

Areas of Expertise

Music Theory

College: Arts and Sciences
School: School of Music
Discipline: Music Academic

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R.BeardFREEMississippi

Joseph Brumbeloe

Joseph Brumbeloe

Associate Professor

Areas of Expertise

Music Theory

College: Arts and Sciences
School: School of Music
Discipline: Music Academic

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Joseph.BrumbeloeFREEMississippi

Michael Bunchman

Dr. Michael Bunchman

Assistant Professor

Areas of Expertise

Collaborative Piano

College: Arts and Sciences
School: School of Music
Discipline: Music Performance

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Michael.BunchmanFREEMississippi

Melody Causby

Dr. Melody Causby

Assistant Professor

Areas of Expertise

Instrumental Music Education

College: Arts and Sciences
School: School of Music
Discipline: Music Education

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Melody.CausbyFREEMississippi

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Dr. Ian Cicco

Assistant Professor

Areas of Expertise

Elementary Music Education; Orff Schulwerk; Research; History & Philosophy of Music Education

College: Arts and Sciences
School: School of Music
Discipline: Music Education

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Ian.CiccoFREEMississippi

Nicholas Ciraldo

Dr. Nicholas Ciraldo

Full Professor

Areas of Expertise

Classical Guitar

College: Arts and Sciences
School: School of Music
Discipline: Music Performance

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Nicholas.CiraldoFREEMississippi

Kimberley Davis

Dr. Kimberley Davis

Full Professor

Areas of Expertise

Applied Voice (Classical & Theatre), Literature, Pedagogy, Studies in Black Music

College: Arts and Sciences
School: School of Music
Discipline: Music Performance

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Kimberley.DavisFREEMississippi

Jay Dean

Dr. Jay Dean

Emeritus

Areas of Expertise

Director Orchestral and Operatic Conducting

College: Arts and Sciences
School: School of Music
Discipline: Music

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Jay.DeanFREEMississippi

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Dr. Rob Detjen

Assistant Visiting Professor

Areas of Expertise

Horn

College: Arts and Sciences
School: School of Music
Discipline: Music Performance

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Robert.DetjenFREEMississippi

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Dr. Barbara Dietlinger

Assistant Professor

Areas of Expertise

early music; popular early music; music, memory, and commemoration; music and war; music and the (Counter-)Reformation; opera in media; early television history; digital humanities; music accessibility

College: Arts and Sciences
School: School of Music
Discipline: Music Academic

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Barbara.DietlingerFREEMississippi

Ellen Elder

Dr. Ellen Elder

Associate Professor

Areas of Expertise

Piano Performance, Piano Pedagogy, Collaborative Piano

College: Arts and Sciences
School: School of Music
Discipline: Music Performance

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Ellen.ElderFREEMississippi

Charles  Elliott

Dr. Charles Elliott

Emeritus

College: Arts and Sciences
School: School of Music
Discipline: Music

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charles.elliottFREEMississippi

Dannel Espinoza

Dr. Dannel Espinoza

Assistant Professor

College: Arts and Sciences
School: School of Music
Discipline: Music Performance

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Dannel.EspinozaFREEMississippi

Thomas Fraschillo

Dr. Thomas Fraschillo

Emeritus

College: Arts and Sciences
School: School of Music
Discipline: Music

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thomas.fraschilloFREEMississippi

Gregory Fuller

Dr. Gregory Fuller

Full Professor

Areas of Expertise

Choir, Conducting

College: Arts and Sciences
School: School of Music
Discipline: Music Performance

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Gregory.FullerFREEMississippi

Chris Goertzen

Dr. Chris Goertzen

Emeritus

Areas of Expertise

Weatern Music History and World Music; American Vernacular Music, Mexican Crafts,

College: Arts and Sciences
School: School of Music
Discipline: Music

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Christopher.GoertzenFREEMississippi

Lawrence Gwozdz

Lawrence Gwozdz

Emeritus

Areas of Expertise

Saxophone

College: Arts and Sciences
School: School of Music
Discipline: Music

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W300121FREEMississippi

Ed Hafer

Dr. Ed Hafer

Associate Professor

Areas of Expertise

Music History

College: Arts and Sciences
School: School of Music
Discipline: Music Academic

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Edward.HaferFREEMississippi

Travis Higa

Dr. Travis Higa

Assistant Professor

Areas of Expertise

Wind Conducting

College: Arts and Sciences
School: School of Music
Discipline: Music Performance

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Travis.HigaFREEMississippi

J. Taylor Hightower

Dr. J. Taylor Hightower

Associate Professor

Areas of Expertise

Voice, Vocal Literature

College: Arts and Sciences
School: School of Music
Discipline: Music Performance

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J.HightowerFREEMississippi

Kerrin Hightower

Kerrin Hightower

Visiting Instructor

College: Arts and Sciences
School: School of Music
Discipline: Music

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W602273FREEMississippi

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Borislava Iltcheva

Visiting Associate Teaching Professor

College: Arts and Sciences
School: School of Music
Discipline: Music Performance

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Borislava.IltchevaFREEMississippi

Raoul Jerome

Raoul Jerome

Emeritus

College: Arts and Sciences
School: School of Music
Discipline: Music

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R.JeromeFREEMississippi