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
 

Stephanie Adlington*, Nancy Allen, Jeffery Ames, Anthony Belfiglio, Bruce Bennett, Elena Bennett*, Rick Beresford*, Lawrence Bond*, Paula Bressman*, David Bridges*, Madeline Bridges, Jo Lynn Burks*, Donald Byrd*, John Cardoni*, Jim Carlson*, Michael Casteel*, Wayne Causey*, Kathy Chiavola*, Jennifer Coleman, Billy Contreras*, Sarah Cote*, Mario DaSilva*, Leslie Dorst*, Bruce Dudley, Sandra Dudley, Kris Elsberry, Matthew Endahl*, Clare Eng, Deen Entsminger, Jocelyn Fisher*, Amy Frederick*,  Laura Fry*, Kelly Garner*, Mary George*, Mark Godwin*, Ellen Goebel*, Alison Gooding*,  Alex Graham, Robert Gregg, Marjorie Halbert*, Linda Harmon*, Dawn Hartley*, Richard Hoffman, Todd Kemp*, Tara Kloostra*, Tammy Rogers-King*, Jeffrey Kirk, Kristian Klefstad, Terry Klefstad, Dan Kozlowski*, Barry Kraus, Peter Lamothe, Virginia Lamothe*, Dan  Landes, Stan Lassiter*, Jeffrey Lisenby*, Daniel Lochrie*, Todd London, ,  Leslie Mann, Robert Marler, Keith Mason, Steve Mauldin*, David McKay*, Corey McKern, Michael McLain*, Keith Moore, Vanissa Murphy*, Craig Nelson*, Paul Nelson*, Adam Nitti*, Christopher Norton, , Nicholas Palmer, Kathryn Paradise, David Patton*, Denise Patton*, John Pell, Francis Perry*, David Petschulat*, Jeffrey Phillips*, Carol Poston*, William Pursell,  Susan Ramsay*, Andrew Risinger*, Patricia Roberts*, Milvia Rodriguez*, Jefferson Rogers*, Radu Rusu*,  Megan Santi*, Marilyn Shadinger*, Richard Shadinger, David Shamburger, Tracy Silverman*, Elisabeth Small, Chris Smallwood*,  Henry Smiley, Emily Speck*, Buddy Spicher*, Chester Thompson*, Robert Thompson*, Carolyn Treybig*, Joel Treybig, Michael Valeras*, Chris Vivio*, Roy Vogt*, Alyssa Volker*, Mark Volker, Derico Watson*, Jane Warren, , Mark Whatley, Kristi Whitten, James Wigginton*, Steve Willets*, Ted Wylie, Margie Yankeelov*, Xaio-Fan Zhang*, Zoro*.
*School of Music Adjunct Faculty

Belmont Academy: Amy Hodge Director, 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 ten 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).