College of Fine Arts and Communication

Department of Music

Faculty and Staff



Recital Materials


Required Items on Poster/Flyer

The requirements of items that must be included on the poster/flyer are:

  • Towson University Department of Music presents

  • Title of the Showing and Name of the Musician

  • Day and Date of the eventLocation:  Center for the Arts, Recital Hall or Harold J. Kaplan Concert Hall  (yes, they must spell out the entire name out of respect for the named space)


Posters/Flyers must be submitted to the Chair for approval.  After the Chair approves it, it needs to be submitted to the COFAC Events office for approval (via email to or dropped off at CA 3038 with your contact information).

Program Materials

The following information should be included in the programs of all faculty and ensemble performances. Just highlight the text, copy, and paste into your program.

Take a Seat

The Department of Music welcomes your support of our high quality programs and artistic endeavors. Your donations help support music student scholarships, tours of student ensembles and recordings of student groups. In recognition of a contribution of $500, we will place a permanent plaque on a seat in the Center for the Arts Recital Hall; a donation of $100 will purchase a plaque in the Harold J. Kaplan Concert Hall. Please make your check payable to Towson University Foundation and forward it to the Department of Music, Towson University, 8000 York Road, Towson, Maryland 21252-0001. Please print the name as you would like the plaque to appear, and include your name, address, and phone number with the payment. Your contribution is tax-deductible to the extent of the law. Your company can match your gift to the Towson University Department of Music. Contact your employer for forms. For further details please contact Dr. Eileen M. Hayes at 410-704-2143 or Thank you for supporting the Department of Music at Towson University.

Take a Seat Patrons

The Department of Music wishes to thank the following music patrons who have purchased seats in the Harold J. Kaplan Concert Hall.

AAI Corporation
Mary Read Allen
Ruth H. Alper
Marion Andelman
Dr. James M. Anthony
Bacharach Rasin Co., Inc.

Marsha Becker
Mary Alice Benson
Ms. Robyn Bingham
Boy-Zee Janitorial Services
Dr. Helene Breazeale
Dr. Marcella Brenner
Carol Carlin
Chesapeake Life Insurance Co.
Class of 1914
Class of 1981
M. Louise Clift
Deane Creswell Cody
Mr. & Mrs Irving H. Cohen
Brendan Cooper
Ian Cooper
In Memory of
Charles D. Crawford, Jr.
Mrs. Charles D. Crawford
Dr. Leneida Crawford
Sandy Crump
In Memory of
Charlotte Wynnelle Chrystal
Laura C. Dailey
Ruth Rosenberg Davidson
George & Thelma Davis
Michael Decker
Nancy Desilet
Christine Kelling Devilbiss
Bill & Georgetta Eggleson
Jack Ryan Elkins
Rachel A. Elkins
Rosemary Kate Elkins
In Memory of Ulrich Engler
Laurel A. Ewell
Terry B. Ewell
Paul & Beverly Fahlstrom
Andrea S. Fine
R. Samuel Fine
Dr. John H. Fischer
Dr. James L. Fisher
Carolyn Fitzgerald
Doris B. Gardner
Donald E. Grempler Realty, Inc.
H. Gene Griswold
Sylvia Griswold
Brenda and Stewart Graf (for son
Benjamin S. Graf)
Stewart W. Graf
Charles W. Gruvrer
H. George Hahn
Dennis F. Hamilton
Rod Hamilton

Bette Hankin
Charles A. Haslup
Brian James Haswell
David T. Haswell
Jeffrey Raymond Haswell
Dr. Melissa Haswell-Elkins

Eileen M. Hayes
Hilda Weiner Hillman
Mr. & Mrs. Thomas E. Hirsch III
Mrs. Granville Hopper
Jason Hughes
John & Albert Construction Co.
Kathryn B. Jefferies
Gail & Michael Jothen
Kappa Kappa Psi, Iota Delta
Kellogg Family
Christopher C. King
Kevin B. King
Bettye Orr King
Al Kolan
Carl Kolan
Cynthia Kolan
Harriett Kravetz
S. Kreiger, Inc.
Sarah E. Lambert
Dr. & Mrs. Sidney Lieberman
Erin Elizabeth MacMurray
McArdle & Walsh, Inc.
Karen L. McCarthy
Mr. & Mrs. Peter McElroy Jr.
Mary J. McGuigan
Mr. & Mrs. Leo A. McGurl
Dora M. Magaha
Col. Bernard Major
Laura Fitzgerald Major
Dr. Frank Marino Foundation
Mr. & Mrs. Homer B. Martin
Lt. Colonel Charles Meigs
Mr. & Mrs. E. Kirkbride Miller
Molly M. Minnick
James P. Minnick
Marge & John Blair Mitchell
Dr. & Mrs. Armin Mruck
J William & Helen Murray
Virginia Myerly
In Memory of Christine Myers,
By her friends
Megan Nevill
Mr. & Mrs. James D. Nolan
Mrs. Henry Obre
Dr. & Mrs. Charles F. O’Donnell
Ms. Kelly O'Neill
Mr. John Pagones
Mrs. Duane L. Peterson
Dr. & Mrs. Patrick C. Phelan, Jr.
Mr. & Mrs. John R. Quinlivan
Paul Rardin
Dale E. Rauschenberg
Theresa M. Rauschenberg
Dr. Gregory N. Reising
Bessie Arterbrun Rich
Robert Richardson
Shirley Richardson
Mark & Lois Rosenfield
Dr. Dana Rothlisberger
Russel T. Baker Co.
Nancy and Ira Shapiro
Denise Scheusele
Dr. & Mrs. Nathan Schnaper
Anna M. Schoenwetter
Mr. & Mrs. D. Schwanebeck
Al Schwartz
Shapiro & Olander
Dr. Kenneth A. Shaw
Mary Ann Shaw
Mrs. Diane Edgell Shortail
Dr. Alex Sidorowicz
Ruth Haswell Sidorowicz
In Loving Memory of
Jason D. Smith
In Loving Memory of Alice J. Spivey
In Loving Memory of
John F. Spivey, Sr.
Mr. & Mrs. Norman Swerdel
Jane Earle Taylor
David Thompson
Mr. & Mrs. Quinton Thompson
Stephen Haswell Todd
In Loving Memory of Jason D. Tralins
Bernard C. Trueschler
Margaret McCauley Turk
Kristen Walker
Westley W. Warnick
Mr. & Mrs. Leonard Whitehouse
Mr. & Mrs. Lamont Williamson
Dr. Lewis Ziska

Department of Music
Center for the Arts, Room # 3095 (map)
Hours: Monday - Friday, 8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Phone: 410-704-2839
Fax: 410-704-2841




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