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Areas of Study: General Music

The general music concentration allows students to develop basic musicianship skills on an instrument with expert faculty in a nurturing environment within a broad liberal arts context. Students may choose a prescribed bundle of courses that prepare for graduate work in music therapy.

Learn more about the degree requirements for the general music concentration in the Undergraduate Catalog.

General Music Faculty

Phyllis Chen

Theory and Composition


Katie Down

Music Therapy


Mark Dziuba

Jazz Guitar and Jazz Theory


Adam Fontana

Symphonic Band Director


Christiana Fortune-Reader

Violin/Viola and College Youth Symphony Director


Ed Lundergan

Choral Ensembles


Kathleen Murphy

Music Therapy


Alex Peh

Piano and Associate Chair


Susan Seligman

Cello and Sight-Singing


Kent Smith

Voice and Diction


Heather Wagner

Music Therapy


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