Marie C. Miller, Ph. D.

 Dr. Miller

Marie C. Miller, Dean, LA & S

Dean, Liberal Arts & Sciences & Professor of Music

CAMPUS BOX 4010

104 Roosevelt Hall

(Work) 620-341-5278

(Fax) 620-341-5681

Email Address: mmiller@emporia.edu

Academic Background:

 

Doctor of Philosophy              Florida State University

 

Master of Music                      Northwestern University

 

Bachelor of Music                   Silver Lake College

 

Publications:

 

Miller, M.C. (2011). Teaching Music ReadingKansas Music Review, Summer Issue 2011.

 

Miller, M.C. (2011). Tools for Teaching Music Literacy: SolfegeKansas Music Review, Fall Issue 2011.

 

Miller, M.C. (2010). Thinking about Critical Thinking, Part 2Kansas Music Review, Fall Issue 2010.

 

Miller, M.C. (2010). Thinking about Critical ThinkingKansas Music Review, Spring Issue 2010.

 

Miller, M.C. (2010). Mentoring: A Professional Development Partnership. Kansas Music Review,Winter Issue 2010.

 

Miller, M.C. (2008). Eusebius and Florestan: The Duality of Robert Schumann, Composer and Music Critic.  In 2007 European Studies Conference Selected Proceedings. University of Nebraska, Omaha.

 

Miller, M. C. (2004). Elementary music methods: Adaptive instruction, techniques, and materials.  As part of a compilation of  Adaptive special education: A resource for IHE teachers.  Frank Mullins, grant coordinator.

 

Ambrosio, A. L., Long, J., Sobieski, Hogan, E. L., Miller, M., R., Sequin, C. A. & Smith, R. M. (2001). Final Report on the Multicultural/Diversity Assessment Project.  In Association of Teacher Educators National Conference Program.

Note: This report was awarded the Association of Teacher Educators February 2002 Distinguished Research in Teacher Education Award.

 

Miller, M. C. (2001). Contemporary Models of Learning in MusicProceedings: The 76th Annual Meeting 2000. National Association of Schools of Music, 97-101.

 

Ambrosio, A. L., Sequin, C. A., Hogan, E. L., & Miller, M. (2001). Assessing performance-based outcomes of multicultural lesson plans: A component within a comprehensive teacher education assessment design. Multicultural Perspectives, 3 (1), 15-22.

 

Miller, M.C. (1997). Musical intelligences. In Multiple Intelligences for Teachers: The Journal of the Kansas Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development. Topeka, KS.

 

Shirk, J. & Miller, M.C. (1994). Linking the faculty recognition process to teaching excellence. In Proceedings of the Eighteenth National Conference on Successful College Teaching. Gainesville, FL: University of Florida Press.

 

Miller, M. C. (1992). Effect of concentrated training on elementary education majors' song leading skills. Southeastern Journal of Music Education, 4.

 

Miller, M. C. (1992). MU 474 - Elementary Music Methods. In Executive Committee of the Society for Music Teacher Education, Syllabi for Music Methods Courses (pp. 79-86). Washington, DC: Music Educators National Conference.

 

Miller, M. C. (1992). MU 344 - Music Materials and Activities for the Elementary Classroom Teacher. In Executive Committee of the Society for Music Teacher Education, Syllabi for Music Methods Courses (pp. 125-132). Washington, DC: Music Educators National Conference.

 

 

Presentations:

 

Miller, M. C. (2011, March).  The Culture of the Small University

3rd International Symposium on Assessment in Music Education, Breman, Germany,

 

Miller, M. C. (2009, August). NASM Accreditation: A Guide Through the Process.

Second Annual HBCU Choral Conductor’s Summit, Washington, D.C.         

 

Miller, M. C. (2009, February). Rubric Development Instruction for Preservice Music Educators. 2009 Assessment Forum, Emporia State University.

 

Miller, M. C.. Buehler, J., & Reynolds, D. (2007, November). Advocacy for the Multifaceted Roles of          Music Faculty and the Music Executive

National Association of Schools of Music Annual Conference, Salt Lake City, UT.

 

Miller, M. C. (2006, February) Piano Masterclass.

            Escuela Nacional de Música, Mexico City

 

Miller, M. C. (2006, September) Department of Music Assessment.

 2006 Assessment Forum: Emporia State University, Emporia, KS.

 

Miller, M. C. (2003, November). Leadership styles: A process of understanding. 

            National Annual Conference: National Association of Schools of Music. Seattle, WA.

 

Ambrosio, A. L, Miller, M.C. & Sequin, C. A. (2001, February). Are we training our students for a diverse society: Program assessment of multicultural education outcomes. 

Professional clinic presented at ATE Annual Meeting. New Orleans, LA

 

Miller, M. C. (2000, November). Contemporary models of learning in music.

National Annual Conference: National Association of Schools of Music. San Diego, CA

 

Sequin, C. A., Hogan, E., Miller, M. C., & Ambrosio, A. L. Multicultural lesson plans and diversity essay assessments. (2000, November).

National Conference on Assessment of Multicultural/Diversity Outcomes. Kansas City, MO.

 

Sequin, C. A., Miller, M. C., Ambrosio, A. L., & Smith, R. M. (2000, November). Creating vignettes. National Conference on Assessment of Multicultural/Diversity Outcomes. Kansas City, MO.

 

Ward, K., McLucas, A. D., Miller, M. & Moore, D. (2000, November) So what=s a person like        

you doing in administration?

Musical Intersections: Toronto 2000. 

 

Ambrosio, A., Miller, M.C., Sequin, C. A., & Smith, R. (1999, June). Assessment of Performance-Based MC/Diversity Outcomes

In praise of Education: A National Conference Celebrating Educational Renewal, Bellevue, WA.

 

 

Miller, M.C. (1997, November). Faculty Issues: Evaluation of Teaching

Annual Conference: National Association of Schools of Music, San Diego, CA.

 

Miller, M.C. (1996, November). Collaborative perspectives on diversity: Initiatives within and between the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences and the Teachers College

Sixth Annual Conference: The Project 30 Alliance, Philadelphia, PA.

 

Miller, M.C. & Speedie, P. (1996, April). Kowhai: Musical Blossoms of New Zealand Women Composers. Faculty Research and Creativity Forum, Emporia State University, Emporia, KS.

 

Miller, M.C. & Speedie, P. (1996, March). Kowhai: Musical Blossoms of New Zealand Women Composers

Fourth Festival of Women Composers, Indiana, PA.

 

Miller, M.C. & Shirk, J. (1994, May). Maximizing music audiences and their participation as adult learners in music.             

The 1994 National Conference on the Adult Learner, Columbia, SC.

 

Shirk, J. & Miller, M.C. (1994, February). Linking the faculty recognition process to teaching excellence.  The National Conference on Successful Teaching and Administration, Orlando, FL.

 

Miller, M. C. & Speedie, P.  (1993, May). Native American Influences on Music of Women Composers. Faculty Research and Creativity Forum, Emporia, KS.

 

Miller, M. C. & Speedie, P.  (1993, March). Native American Influences on Music of Women Composers. Third Festival of Women Composers, Indiana, PA.

 

Miller, M. C. (1993, February).  Active-Learning for College Education Majors

The National Conference on Successful College Teaching and Administration, Orlando, FL

 

Miller, M. C. (1992, May). Effect of concentrated training on elementary education majors' song leading skills

The 1992 Southeastern Music Education Symposium, Athens, GA.

 

Miller, M. C. (1992, April). Effect of  concentrated training on elementary education majors' song leading skills

53rd National In-Service Conference, Music Educators National Conference, New Orleans, LA.

 

Miller, M. C. (1992, October). Solfege as a learning tool in elementary music

Flint Hills Educational Research and Development Association Inservice Meeting, Emporia, KS.

 

Miller, M. C. (1992, October). Affective responses in classroom music instruction

Flint Hills Educational Research and Development Association Inservice Meeting, Emporia, KS.

 

Miller, M. C. (1991, April). The development of an affective behavior assessment instrument for use with third-grade children in a music class situation

Emporia State University Faculty Research and Creativity Forum, Emporia, KS.

 

Miller, M. C. (1991, October). Music in the elementary classroom.

Flint Hills Educational Research and Development Association Inservice Meeting, Emporia, KS.

 

Research Award:

Distinguished Research in Teacher Education

2002 Annual Awards and Recognition

ATE 82nd Annual Meeting

Denver, CO: February 5, 2002

 

Lecture Recitals:

 

Ziek, G., & Miller, M. (2009, February). Expanding Your Horizons: Great Contest Solos for High school (and University) Trumpet Players. Lecture-Recital presented at the Kansas Music Educators In-Service Workshop, Whichta, KS.

 

Miller, M. (2007, October). Eusebius and Florestan: The Dualism of Robert Schumann. Lecture-Recital presented at the 32nd Annual European Studies Conference, University of Nebraska, Omaha.

 

Prewitt, J., Prewitt, K., & Miller, M. (2006, October). Heart to heart, pen to pen: Five mystical songs by George Herbert.  Lecture-Recital presented at the 31st Annual European Studies Conference

            University of Nebraska, Omaha

 

Prewitt, J., Prewitt, K., & Miller, M. (2003, February). Heart to heart, pen to pen: Five mystical songs by George Herbert.  Lecture-Recital presented at the Conference on New Literacies, Lawrence Arts Center, Lawrence, KS.

 

Miller, M.C. & Speedie, P. (1966, February). Native American influences on music of women composers. Lecture-Recital presented at Beach Music Hall, Emporia State University, Emporia, KS.

 

Miller, M.C. & Speedie, P. (1994, September). Womenas voices in song: A selection of women poets. Lecture-Recital presented at Beach Music Hall, Emporia State University, Emporia, KS.

 

Miller, M.C. & Speedie, P. (1993, October). Native American influences on music of women composers: A lecture-recital.  Lecture-Recital presented at Beach Music Hall, Emporia State University, Emporia, KS.

 

Selected Solo Concerto Performances:

 

Rhapsody in Blue, Gershwin: Emporia State University Chamber Winds, May 1, 2003

 

Choral Fantasy, Beethoven: Emporia Symphony Orchestra, December 1, 1999

Brandenberg Concerto #5, Bach: Emporia Chamber Orchestra, November 14, 1997

 

Rhapsody in Blue, Gershwin: Emporia Symphony Orchestra November 13, 14, & 15, 1996

 

Concerto for Two Pianos & Orchestra, K 365, Mozart: Emporia Chamber Orchestra, April 12, 1995

 

Selected Chamber Performances:

 

An Evening of French Music for Horn and Piano: Terrisa Ziek, horn, Marie Miller, piano

                        Emporia State University, September 28, 2010

 

Trowman Consort: Marie Miller, piano; Anna Ryan, sporano; Gary Ziek, trumpet; Terrisa Ziek, horn & cello

                        Ottawa University, November 7, 2010

 

Dúo Lírico Piano Ensemble: Marie Miller, piano & Martín Cúellar, piano

                        Truman State University, January 28, 2006

                        Emporia State University, February 20, 2005

Emporia State University, June 9, 2002

KPR Live at Emporia State University, March 7, 2003

Kansas State University, February 25, 2002

Truman State University, February 8, 2002

Emporia State University, January 29, 2002

Emporia State University, April 10, 2001

Emporia State University , October 28, 2001

 

Emporia Chamber Players: Marie Miller, piano & harpsichord

Emporia State University, March 30, 2003

Emporia State University, November 16, 2003

 

Mid America Piano Quintet: Marie Miller, piano; William Clammuro, oboe: Dawn McConkie, clarinet; Terrisa Ziek, horn; Allan Comstock, bassoon

Emporia State University, March 1, 2002

 

Flint Hills Trio Performance Tour: Angela McComas, flute; Allan Comstock, bassoon;

Marie Miller, piano & harpsichord

Emporia State University, February 15, 2001

The University of Kansas: Lawrence, KS, November 12, 2000

Emporia State University, October 8, 2000

The University of Iowa: Iowa City, Septemer 18, 2000

University of Missouri - Kansas City: Kansas City, September 8, 2000

 

Flint Hills Trio Performance Tour: Jan Parker, flute; Allan Comstock, bassoon;

Marie Miller, piano

Emporia State University, September 26, 1999

Rhodes University: Memphis, September 24, 1999

Southwestern Oklahoma State University: Weatherford, September 22, 1999

 

Flint Hills Trio Performance Tour: Priscilla Balasa, clarinet; Allan Comstock, bassoon;

Marie Miller, piano

Emporia State University, October 29, 1996

University of Nebraska: Lincoln, October 27, 1996

Transylvania University: Lexington, October 24, 1996

University of Cincinnati, College-Conservatory of Music. October 23, 1996

Morehead State University: Morehead, October 22, 1996

Rhodes University: Memphis, October 20 1996

 

Les Deux Piano Duo: Marie Miller, piano; Jane Wheat, piano

Emporia State University, September 25, 1996

Emporia State University, January 21, 1996

Emporia State University, October 22, 1995

 

Emporia Baroque Players

Emporia State University, November 16, 1997

 

ESU Faculty Piano Ensemble

Emporia State University, May 6, 1999

Southwestern State University: Weatherford, April 11, 1996

Emporia State University, April 12, 1995

 

Emporia State University Benefit Concert Performances

Terry Everson, trumpet, & Marie Miller, piano: September 22, 2007

                        Emporia State University

 

Robert McConnell, bass & Marie Miller, piano: October 23, 2004

                        Emporia State University

 

Suzanne Hillis Ackin, soprano, Marie Miller, piano, Elena Lence Talley, clarinet

Emporia State University, September 14, 2002

 

International Performances:

 

A Cappella Choir 2010 England Tour

            First United Methodist Church, Emporia, KS, May 23, 2010

            First United Methodist Church, Stratford, England, May 29, 2010

            Roman Abbey, Bath, English, May 31, 2010

 

Dru Rutledge, soprano, Ken Prewitt, tenor, Kyle Chamberlin, baritone, Marie Miller, piano

                        UNAM, Mexico City, February 22, 2006

 

Dru Rutledge, soprano, Ken Prewitt, tenor, Kyle Chamberlin, baritone, Marie Miller, piano

                        Soongsil University, Seoul, South Korea, May 17, 2006 (two performances)

                        Soongsil University, Seoul, South Korea, May 18, 2006

                        Sunlin College, Pohang, South Korea, May 22, 2006

                        Handong Global University, Pohang, South Korea, May 22, 2006

           

Dúo Lírico Piano Ensemble: Marie Miller, piano & Martín Cúellar, piano

                        Escuela Nacional de Música, UNAM – Mexico City, May 26, 2004

           

Honors and Awards:

 

Sterling Registry                                                                                   2011 -

International Who’s Who of Professional and Business Women                  2008 -

Who’s Who Among America’s Teachers,                                                   2004, 2005, 2006, 2007

George F. Hixson Fellow Award                                                                2005

America’s Registry of Outstanding Professionals,                                      2003 - 2004.

Roe R. Cross Distinguished Professor,                                                     2001

Emporia State University.

Presidential Award for Distinguished Service to Diversity

Emporia State University,                                                                      1999

International Who’s Who of Professionals,                                              1997   

Pi Kappa Lambda                                                                                 1990

Sigma Alpha Iota                                                                                 1984

Outstanding Young Women of America                                                          1974