Program Leaders

Daniel Baldwin

Professor of Music

Education: Doctor of Musical Arts, University of Texas at Austin; Master of Music (cello performance), University of Texas at Austin; Bachelor of Music (cello performance), Furman University (Greenville, South Carolina)

John Strauss

Professor of Music

Education: German study, Institute for European Studies, Vienna, Austria; Doctor of Musical Arts degree in piano with William C. Race, the University of Texas at Austin; Master of Music degree in piano with Charles Rosen, State University of New York at Stony Brook; Summer Performance Certificate, The Mozarteum, Salzburg, Austria; Bachelor of Arts degree with a double major in music and English literature, Oberlin College

Virginia Strauss

Professor of Music

Education: Computer Music Engraving, Doblinger Verlag, Vienna, Austria; German study at the Institute for European Studies, Vienna, Austria; Violin master classes at the Hochschule für Musik, Vienna, Austria; Computer science studies at Luther College; Doctor of Musical Arts in Violin, University of Texas at Austin; Master of Music in Violin, State University of New York at Stony Brook; Bachelor of Arts with honors in Music, University of California at Berkeley