2013-2014 Undergraduate Catalog - Belmont University


School of Music

Cynthia R. Curtis, Dean
Madeline S. Bridges, Associate Dean, Academic Studies
Jeffrey W. Kirk, Associate Dean, Performance Studies
 

Paul Abrams*, Stephanie Adlington*, Nancy Allen*, Jeffery Ames,  Bryan Anderson*, Rahsaan Barber*, Marcin Bela*, Anthony Belfiglio, Bruce Bennett, Elena Bennett*, Rick Beresford*, Lawrence Bond*, Leanna Booze*, David Bridges*, Madeline Bridges, Susan Brown*, Jo Lynn Burks*, Donald Byrd*, William Caldwell*, Wayne Causey*, Kathy Chiavola*, Jennifer Cies-Muckala*, Bryan Clark*, Jennifer Coleman, Billy Contreras*, Sarah Cote*, Jeff Cox*, Mario DaSilva*, Joe Davidian*, Stephanie Dickinson*, Bruce Dudley, Sandra Dudley, , Kris Elsberry, Deen Entsminger, Jocelyn Fisher*, Laura Fry*, Mary George*, Mark Godwin*, Ellen Goebel*, Robert Gregg, Marjorie Halbert, Linda Harmon*, Dawn Hartley*, Richard Hoffman, Sara Johnson*, Todd Kemp*, Jim Kimmel, Tammy Rogers-King*, Jeffrey Kirk, Kristian Klefstad, Terry Klefstad, Barry Kraus, Peter Lamothe, Virginia Lamothe*, Dan  Landes, Stan Lassiter*, Jeffrey Lisenby*, Daniel Lochrie*, Todd London, Gilbert Long*, David Maderia*, Robert Marler, Keith Mason, Steve Mauldin*, David McKay*, Michael McLain*, Keith Moore, Craig Nelson*, Paul Nelson*, Keith Nicholas*, Christopher Norton, Heidi O'Gara-Jellison*, Valerie Oyen-Larson*, Kathryn Paradise, David Patton*, Denise Patton*, John Pell, David Petschulat*, Jeffrey Phillips*, William Pursell,  Susan Ramsay*, Andrew Risinger*, Patricia Roberts*, Jefferson Rogers*, Radu Rusu*, , Alan Shacklock*, Richard Shadinger, David Shamburger, Tracy Silverman*, Elisabeth Small, Henry Smiley, Buddy Spicher*, Thomas Studebaker*, Amanda Virelles*, Chester Thompson*, Robert Thompson*, Carolyn Treybig*, Joel Treybig, Roy Vogt*, Alyssa Volker*, Mark Volker, Patsy Wade*, Derico Watson*, Jane Warren, Sabrina Warren*,  Matt White*, Kristi Whitten, James Wigginton*, Steve Willets*, Ted Wylie, Margie Yankeelov*, Zoro*.
*School of Music Adjunct Faculty

Belmont Academy: Amy HodgeDirector, Sabrina Laney Warren--Secretary,  Paul Abrams, Stephanie Adlington, David Bedenbaugh,  Idalynn Besser, Lael Caldwell, Tibby Christenberry, Jessica Dunnavant, Kathy Edwards, Amy Frederick Helen Gleason, Mark Godwin, Amy Helman,  Liz Langford, Judy Mahone, Michael McLain, Sherry Francis Merideth, Keith Nicholas, Nikki Owens, Jeff Rogers, D. Lance Respess, Lindsay Smith-Trostle, Roy Vogt.

Vision:

To be one of the nation's leading Schools of Music, preparing talented and aspiring musicians for the 21st century through embracing artistic standards of the past and exploring musical possibilities of the future.

Mission:

To be a stimulating artistic community that fosters the study, performance and creation of music in a context of excellence and respect for diversity in musical styles.

Goals:

  1. To offer various curricula of undergraduate and graduate study for the student desiring to pursue music as a profession.
  2. To provide classes, ensembles, and private music instruction for students majoring in other fields.
  3. To contribute to the cultural environment of the university community.

Accreditation

The Belmont University School of Music is a fully-accredited institutional member of the National Association of Schools of Music (NASM).

The School of Music offers nine majors leading to the Bachelor of Music, the Bachelor of Arts with a major in music and five majors leading to the Master of Music. (Refer to the Belmont University Graduate Catalog for information on all graduate programs).