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Faculty Appointments and Courses Taught

Faculty Appointments

  • Professor of Music, University of Richmond: 2015–
  • Professor of Music, Wheaton College: 2004–14
  • Professor of Music, Miami University: 1999–2004
  • The Florence Thelma Hall Centennial Chair in Music, The University of Texas at Austin: 1998–99
  • The Marie and Joseph D. Jamail, Sr. Regents Professor in Fine Arts, The University of Texas at Austin: August 1994–98
  • Member of the Cello and Chamber Music Faculties, The Cleveland Institute of Music: 1990–94
  • Associate Professor and Coordinator of the String Area, University of North Carolina at Greensboro: 1984–88
  • Assistant Professor, University of North Carolina at Greensboro: 1979–1984
  • Assistant Professor and Head of the String Program, Wittenberg University: 1977–79
  • Cello Instructor and Resident Cellist, American Institute of Musical Studies (Graz, Austria): Summer 1976
  • Cello Instructor, Bonn School of Music (West Germany): 1973–76
  • Teaching Assistant to Aldo Parisot, Yale University: 1970–72

Courses Taught

  • African-American Music
  • Applied Cello
  • Chamber Music (performance)
  • Chamber Music Literature
  • First-Year Seminar: From the River of Jordan to Jazz and Beyond
  • Introduction to Music Literature
  • Music History: The American Scene
  • Music Appreciation
  • Sight-Singing and Dictation
  • String Pedagogy
  • String Class Methods