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Faculty Profile

Selim Giray

Music
ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR OF MUSIC AND DIRECTOR OF ORCHESTRAL STUDIES
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139 MUSIC DEPT
UNIVERSITY, MS 38677
(662) 915-1258
Joined UM: August 20, 2015

Areas of Expertise

  • MUSIC
  • MUSIC PERFORMANCE
  • MUSIC, CONDUCTING
  • MUSIC, SYMPHONIC MUSIC

Brief Bio

Selim Giray is Director of Orchestral Studies at the University of Mississippi. Previously, Giray served as Concertmaster and Assistant Conductor at the Ohio Light Opera. Giray has been featured on numerous CDs, both with the Ohio Light Opera and as a solo violinist, and can be heard on Naxos Online Library. Recently he performed and offered master classes at the Florida State University, Louisiana State University, and University of China in Beijing. Dr. Giray presented at The Midwest Clinic, and performed two recitals at Carnegie Hall. Also, he performed for the Australian Embassy in Washington, DC at the Residence of the Ambassador of Australia. Giray studied the violin with Eliot Chapo, former Concertmaster of the New York Philharmonic Orchestra, and conducting with Dr. William Intriligator, Artistic Director of the Dubuque and Cheyenne Symphony Orchestras.

Degrees

MM
Music
EAST CAROLINA UNIVERSITY/ GREENVILLE, NORTH CAROLINA (1994)
DM
Music
FLORIDA STATE UNIVERSITY/ TALLAHASSEE, FLORIDA (2001)