About Us - Keyboard

Bachelors (B.A., B.M., and B.M.E.), Master’s (M.M. and M.M.E.) and Doctoral degrees are offered within the keyboard division. Studies in organ are offered.

The School of Music at The University of Southern Mississippi draws regional, national, and international music majors with its strong keyboard, orchestra, band, chorus, chamber music, and opera/musical theatre offerings. The School is fully accredited by the National Association of Schools of Music.

Dr. Lois Leventhal
Dr. Elizabeth Moak,chair
Dr. Ellen Elder

Dr. Samuel Porter, organ

Joohae Kim
Zhaolei Xie

The keyboard faculty holds advanced degrees from the Conservatoire de Musique de Neuchâtel (Switzerland), Indiana University, New England Conservatory, Peabody Conservatory, and the University of Michigan. All are active performers and dedicated teachers.

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