Presenters

Presenters at the Ithaca Conference on Instrumental Music Education include:

 

Christopher Azzara
The Eastman School of Music
Professor of Music Education
Affiliate Faculty, Jazz Studies and Contemporary Media
Chair, Music Education Department

Carolyn Barber
University of Nebraska-Lincoln
Glenn Korff School of Music
Professor, Director of Bands

Bill Bauer
University of Florida
Associate Professor of Music Education
Director of Online Master of Music in Music Education

Frank L. Battisti  
New England Conservatory of Music
Conductor Emeritus of the NEC Wind Ensemble

Brian Diller
Cincinnati College-Conservatory of Music
DMA Candidate

Robert Duke
University of Texas at Austin
Butler School of Music
Professor of Music and Human Learning
Marlene and Morton Meyerson Centennial Professor
Director, Center for Music Learning

Craig Kirchhoff
University of Minnesota
Director of Bands
Professor of Conducting

Elizabeth Jackson Kirchhoff
Eden Prairie High School (Eden Prairie, MN)
Music Educator

Larry Livingston
University of Southern California
Thornton School of Music
Chair, Department of Conducting
Professor of Conducting

Douglas C. Orzolek           
University of St. Thomas
Associate Professor of Music
Director of Graduate Programs in Music Education
Associate Director of Bands
Advisor for Music Education
Symphonic Band Conductor

Karl Paulnack
Ithaca College
Dean, School of Music

Mitchell Robinson
Michigan State University
Associate Professor and Chair of Music Education

Brian Shelton
Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi
Director of Bands

Scott Shuler
NAfME Immediate Past President for 2012-2014
Arts Education Specialist in the Connecticut State Department of Education

Mark Skaba
Nanuet High School (Nanuet, NY)
Music Educator
Rutgers University
PhD Candidate

Cassandra Sulbarán
Ithaca College
Professor of Viola and Chamber Music
Visiting viola/violin professor for a núcleo in Acarigua, Venezuela, part of El Sistéma.

Evan Tobias
Arizona State University
Assistant Professor of Music Education

Cynthia Johnston Turner
University of Georgia
Director of Bands

Alexa Yunes
Morris Middle School (McAllen, TX)
Music Educator

Nicki Zawel
Ithaca High School
Director of Bands