College of Fine Arts and Communication

Department of Music

Faculty and Staff



Recital Materials


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.


We are deeply grateful to our donors for investing in Towson University’s College of Fine Arts and Communication. We recognize the following alumni, friends, students, faculty, staff, corporations, foundations and other organizations that supported the college through the Towson University Foundation with annual gifts of $1,000 and above from July 1, 2012 through June 30, 2013.

$25,000 and above
William W. Owens '88
Joanne P. Vatz '78 & Richard E. Vatz

$10,000 to $24,999
Barbara J. Dreyer '76 & John G. Dreyer
James G. Robinson Foundation, Inc.
Helen Murray & J. William Murray '08 '11
PNC Financial Services Group
Barbara M. Robinson & James G. Robinson
Will and Jada Smith Family Foundation

$5,000 to $9,999
Margaret Bramble & Frank P. Bramble, Sr.
Vira Jo Denney
Paul W. Flint
Christine E. Connelly & Steven M. Mister '85

$2,500 to $4,999
Advertising Women of New York Foundation, Inc.
Leigh Albert & Paul L. Albert '84
James M. Anthony
Marsha Perry Becker '99 & Gordon Becker
Capital Partners Securities Co., Ltd.
Joseph Holtzman
Patricia H. Kirwan & William E. Kirwan
Karen W. Lowman '69 & Ronald W. Lowman
McCormick & Co., Inc.
Renegade Productions, Inc.
Barbara K. Shapiro & M. Sigmund Shapiro
Carl Skoggard
Sylvan/Laureate Foundation Inc.
The Presser Foundation
The Sig Shapiro Fund for Jazz Education
Toyoharu Tsutsui
Susan Ann Watkins '84 & Timothy J. Watkins

$1,000 to $2,499
Adalman Goodwin Foundation Inc.
Associated Black Charities
Curtis H. Behrent
Barbara C. Blake '79 & Stephen L. Verch '78
Cirdan Group Inc.
Winifred De Palma
Ruth L. Drucker & Arno P. Drucker
Pamela J. Drucker & David L. Drucker
Keith L. Ewancio '94 '07
Berthe D. Ford & John G. Ford
Judy A. Fredericks & Carl L. Fredericks
Hilda P. Goodwin
Peggy & Yale Gordon Charitable Trust
Nancy S. Grasmick '61 & Louis J. Grasmick
Sally G. Heaphy & David Heaphy
Celia S. Hsu & Yao King Hsu
Margaret M. Jacobsen '82 & Richard Carl Jacobsen, Jr.
Daisy R. Jones '70
Maravene S. Loeschke '69 '71 & C. Richard Gillespie
Edward F. McDonald '78
William C. McNamara '94 '98
Bonnie J. Montcalmo & Anthony J. Montcalmo
Myron Terry Koenig Fund for Waverly
Amy O'Connell & Brian K. O'Connell '87
Norma S. O'Connell & Patrick H. O'Connell, Jr.
Susan E. Picinich & Stanley M. Max
Lourdes Romao & Steven M. Drucker
Nancy Wanich Romita '00 & Victor J. Romita
Sherry Schnepfe '67
Mei-Jung Shen & Steve Y. Shen
Suewhei T. Shieh & Ron C. Shieh
Kathleen Shiota & Yoshinobu Shiota
Chen-Chih J. Sun & Albert S. C. Sun
Lorraine L. Thomas '79
Three Arts Club of Homeland, Inc.
Barbara C. Vollmer & Richard Vollmer
David C. Warshaw '76
Mary Louise Williams Bowman

Great care was taken to ensure the accuracy of this listing, and we would appreciate your sharing with us any errors or omissions. Please direct inquiries to Alison Armstrong, Manager of Donor Relations, at 1-866-301-3375 or
Thank you.

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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