Lecturer in Music Industry (Rock/Pop Ensemble) , Music Industry
Lee John is a Multi-Instrumentalist performer, producer, and songwriter. Born into a musical family, Lee began his journey as a drummer at age 2.
From playing in the family band, to touring internationally as a hired drummer, recording and producing many acts, and founding Urban Reggae band SayReal, Lee’s organic and intuitively-taught musical approach laid the groundwork for becoming qualified to educate.
Lee continues to write, produce, and tour professionally in addition to teaching the MSC IND 111 course, Pop-Rock Ensemble.
The Vanderveers: Bruce “Automatic” Vanderveer & Ebony Rae Vanderveer
Lecturers in Music Industry (Creativity and Artist Development)
Explore Other Degrees
The study of global musical traditions through performance training, research, and field work
Global Jazz Studies
Jazz performance and musicianship courses are paired with African American Studies
Mentorship in the creation and realization of music for concerts, opera, and visual media
Preparation for music educators leading to a B.A. and teaching credential in just four years
Music History & Industry
Combining Musicology and the Music Industry minor for practical hands-on training with the study of music within the context of different societies, cultures, and theories
The scholarly study of the histories, cultures, and critical interpretations of music and music-making