Music Faculty and Staff

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Dr. Sally ReidSally Reid
Dr. Sally Reid is an ASCAP composer and Chair of the Department of Music.  She teaches advanced music theory, form and analysis, counterpoint and Digital Sequencing and Synthesis.
Contact: or 615.966.5754

Dr. Marcia HughesMarcia Hughes
Dr. Marcia Hughes teaches piano, elementary music methods, and class piano and serves as Associate Chair.
Contact: or 615.966.5765

Donna KingDonna King
Professor Donna King teaches music appreciation, private piano, class piano and serves as Lipscomb's carillonneur.
Contact: or 615.966.5774

Dr. Jerome ReedJerome Reed
Dr. Jerome Reed holds the Patricia and Rodes Hart Chair of Piano at Lipscomb University. He teaches piano, composition, piano literature & pedagogy, and coaches the string ensemble.
Contact: or 615.966.5809

Dr. Steve RhodesSteve Rhodes
Dr. Steve Rhodes is the Director of Instrumental Ensembles, and conducts he conducts the Wind Ensemble, Chamber Orchestra and Jazz Ensemble. He also teaches instrumental methods, instrumentation, low brass, and jazz appreciation. Contact: or 615.966.5811

Gary Wilson
Dr. Gary Wilson is the Director of Choruses, and conducts the A cappella Singers and Vocal Jazz Ensemble. He also teaches choral conducting, choral methods, voice, and music theory.
Contact: or 615.966.5750

Marilyn Smith

Marilyn Smith
Marilyn Smith is the Administrative Assistant for the Department of Music. She manages the departmental office and supervises many of the department's programs and operations.
 or 615.966.5929