School of Music Presents at TMEA

Several Texas Tech School of Music faculty presented clinics, research and music showcases at the Texas Music Educators Association (TMEA) 2014 Convention in San Antonio in February. This includes Janice Killian, chair of music education who hosted the Texas Tech Consortium for Research in Music Education.

Additionally, Keith Dye, associate professor of music education, was elected president-elect for TMEA. This is a fine honor in many ways and is especially important in that Dr. Dye is only the third collegiate person ever elected to this post.

A complete list of faculty who presented at TMEA includes:

  • Jenny Dees
  • Eric Allen
  • Janice Killian
  • Kevin Wass
  • Stephen Jones
  • Ben Haugland
  • Mark Morton
  • Carla Cash
  • Susan Brumfield
  • Carolyn Cruse
  • Thomas Cimarusti
  • David Dees
  • David Forrest
  • Keith Dye
  • Bruce Wood

Musical showcases at TMEA included performances from the following Texas Tech ensembles:

  • Tuba/Euphonium Ensemble
  • Tango Camarata
  • Saxophone Ensemble

Additionally, the University Symphony Orchestra has been accepted for performance at TMEA in February of 2015.