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Music; Buddhist music; Japanese contributions to contemporary music; Traditional Japanese music

Jackson Hill
Professor emeritus of music
Phone: 570-577-1494

Last updated 7/17/2013

Popular culture: music especially death metal and gangsta rap; Cultural politics: video games, sports and sports scandals, sex and violence on the Internet; Cultural symbols and narratives: Flight 93 and 9/11.

Alexander Riley
Associate professor of sociology
Phone: 570-577-1118

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Tributes left at Flight 93 crash site help visitors make sense of Sept. 11, Bucknell professor says

Last updated 12/29/2009

Jazz; music; race; civil rights; popular culture

Barry Long
Assistant professor of music
Phone: 570-577-1312
Accomplishments/areas of interest/selected publications: Teaches and researches jazz and social justice and popular music and culture. First to receive doctoral degree in jazz studies from the Eastman School of Music. Upcoming text with Prentice Hall. Published in the Jazz Educators Journal. Lesson plans for VH1.

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Last updated 7/23/2013

piano; music theory

Barry Hannigan
Professor of music
Phone: 570-577-3892
Accomplishments/areas of interest/selected publications: Internationally acclaimed concert pianist with recent tours of China and Russia. Hundreds of recitals and masterclasses in every region of the U.S.; recordings for Opus One, SCI, SEAMUS, Black Canyon Records, and R.T.E. in Ireland. Many awards and prizes, including the National Endowment for the Arts, Pennsylvania Council on the Arts, and the Belin, Surdna, Presser, and Ford Foundations. Has received Bucknell's highest award for inspirational teaching; students have completed graduate performance degrees at schools such as Peabody, Eastman, and the New England Conservatory.

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Last updated 12/29/2009

Instrumental music; horn; wind instruments; music education; conducting

William Kenny
Professor of music and department chair of symphonic band horn instrumental music education
Phone: 570.577.2238
Accomplishments/areas of interest/selected publications: Instrumental music adjudicator and clinician. Hornist in Commonwealth Brass Quintet. Founder and conductor of the Penn Central Wind Band. Principal horn, Williamsport Symphony, Orchestra of the Susquehanna Valley Chorale. Published articles in Music Educators Journal and The Instrumentalist.

Last updated 7/19/2013


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