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The Schools of Nursing and Pharmacy operate on both the Oxford and Jackson campuses. The Schools of Dentistry, Health Related Professionals and Medicine, and the Health Sciences Graduate School, are based in Jackson only. (Additional healthcare programs are available through the School of Applied Sciences on the Oxford campus.) Other than these exceptions, the schools above are on the Oxford campus.

Faculty Profile

DAVID WARREN STEEL

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MUSIC
PROFESSOR OF MUSIC
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232 MUSIC BUILDING
UNIVERSITY, MS 38677
(662) 915-5183
Joined UM: 08/12/1980

Brief Bio

Warren Steel is professor of music and southern culture at the University of Mississippi. He attended Harvard College and the University of Michigan, and has been a faculty member since 1980. Steel teaches courses in music history, ethnomusicology, and applied organ and harpsichord, and performs with the "Mockingbird" early music ensemble. His book The Makers of the Sacred Harp was published in 2010 by University of Illinois Press. Other books include an edition of the collected works of American composer Daniel Belknap (1771-1818) from Garland Publications and an edition of the works of Stephen Jenks (1772-1856), published by A-R Editions in 1995. His organ CD Baroque Pearls: Rediscovered Gems from France and Spain was issued on Centaur Records in 2007. He has served the music department as webmaster since 1994, and maintains a web site for Sacred Harp singing. For additional information on his publications, research, and other activities see his curriculum vitae.

Degrees

BA
LINGUISTICS
HARVARD UNIVERSITY/CAMBRIDGE MASSACHUSETTS (1968)
MA
MUSIC
UNIVERSITY OF MICHIGAN/ANN ARBOR MICHIGAN (1976)
PHD
MUSIC
UNIVERSITY OF MICHIGAN/ ANN ARBOR MICHIGAN (1982)

Committee Memberships

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