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Richard Seiler
Professor
School of Visual & Performing Arts
BIED 206
318-342-1571
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Richard D Seiler, DMA
Professor, Music

Education

MM

1988, Piano Performance
Illinois State University

BM

1986, Piano Performance
University of North Carolina at Greensboro

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Creative Works

Music Performance - Participation, New Music on the Bayou Summer Festival Concerts 6/2/21 - 6/5/21, Monroe, LA, USA. (June 2 2021).
Music Performance - Full Chamber Recital, Austin Chamber Ensemble "The Subject Tonight is Love: A Video Premiere" 5/5-14/21, Austin, TX, USA. (May 5 2021).
Music Performance - Major Participant, Opera/Musical, ULM Musical production of "The Addams Family" 4/29-5/2/21, Monroe. (April 29 2021).
Music Performance - Major Participant, Opera/Musical, ULM Opera productions "The Old Maid and the Thief" and "Gallantry" 8/17/20 - 10/30/20, Monroe, LA, USA. (August 19 2020).
Music Performance - Free-lance, NATS Southern Region Conference (VIRTUAL), student auditions/member's recital 11/11-14/20, Monroe, LA, USA. (November 11 2020).
Music Performance - Partial Chamber Recital, New Music on the Bayou Summer Festival Concerts 9/17/20 - 9/19/20, Monroe, LA, USA. (September 17 2020).
Music Performance - Participation, All-State Mixed Choir pianist at LMEA state conference 11/21-23/19, Baton Rouge, LA, USA. (November 21 2019).
Music Performance - Participation, NATS Southern Region Conference at Arkansas State University, student auditions/member's recital/NATSAA competition 11/7-9/19, Jonesboro, AR, USA. (November 7 2019).
Music Performance - Major Participant, Opera/Musical, ULM Opera productions "The Medium" and "Amelia Goes to the Ball" 8/19/19 - 11/2/19, Monroe, LA, USA. (August 19 2019).
Music Performance - Participation, ULM Choir Tour 9/29/19 - 10/1/19, Bastrop, LA, USA. (September 29 2019).
Music Performance - Major Participant, Opera/Musical, Louisiana Opera production of "Don Pasquale" at ULM 5/15/19 - 6/9/19, Monroe, LA, USA. (May 15 2019).
Music - Adjudicator, Clinician, or Consultant, LMTA Monroe District Piano Rally 4/12&27/19, Monroe, LA, USA. (April 12 2019).
Music Performance - Major Participant, Opera/Musical, ULM Musical production of "The Phantom of the Opera" 3/21-24/19, Monroe, LA, USA. (March 21 2019).
Music Performance - Participation, All-State Mixed Choir pianist at LMEA state conference 11/15-17/18, Baton Rouge, LA, USA. (November 15 2018).
Music Performance - Participation, NATS Southern Region Conference at Northwestern State University, student auditions/lecture recital/masterclass 11/8-10/18, Natchitoches, LA, USA. (November 8 2018).
Music Performance - Major Participant, Opera/Musical, ULM Opera production "Candide" 8/13/18 - 11/4/18, Monroe, LA, USA. (August 13 2018).
Music Performance - Participation, ULM Choir Tour 9/30 - 10/3/18, South Louisiana. (September 30 2018).
Music Performance - Participation, New Music on the Bayou Summer Festival Concerts 5/31/18 - 6/2/18, Monroe and Ruston, LA, USA. (May 31 2018).
Music Performance - Major Participant, Opera/Musical, Louisiana Opera production of "The Tragedy of Carmen" at ULM 5/15-20/18, Monroe, LA, USA. (May 15 2018).
Music - Adjudicator, Clinician, or Consultant, LMTA Monroe District Piano Rally 4/27-28/18, Monroe, LA, USA. (April 27 2018).
Music Performance - Full Chamber Recital, All-State Mixed Choir pianist at LMEA state conference 11/16-18/17, Baton Rouge, LA, USA. (November 16 2017).
Music Performance - Full Solo Recital, NATS Southern Region Conference at University of Southern Mississippi, student auditions&members recital 11/9-11/17, Hattiesburg, MS, USA. (November 9 2017).
Music Performance - Major Participant, Opera/Musical, ULM Opera production "The Beggar's Opera" 8/14/17 - 10/15/17, Monroe, LA, USA. (August 14 2017).
Music Performance - Participation, ULM Choir Tour 10/1-3/17, South Louisiana. (October 1 2017).
Music Performance - Full Solo Recital, Compact Disc Recording project with Trio Melange at ULM "Works of Eurico Carrapatoso" 6/12-24/17, Monroe, LA, USA. (June 12 2017).
Music Performance - Major Participant, Opera/Musical, Louisiana Opera production of "Susannah" at ULM 6/4-11/17, Monroe, LA, USA. (June 4 2017).
Music Performance - Full Solo Recital, New Music on the Bayou Summer Festival Concerts 5/31/17 - 6/3/17, Monroe and Ruston, LA, USA. (May 31 2017).
Music - Adjudicator, Clinician, or Consultant, LMTA Monroe District Piano Rally 4/28-29/17, Monroe, LA, USA. (April 28 2017).
Music Performance - Major Participant, Opera/Musical, ULM Musical production of "Pippin" 3/23-26/17, Monroe, LA, USA. (March 23 2017).
Music Performance - Partial Chamber Recital, Austin Chamber Ensemble "Ladies Who Lunch" 1/13-14/17, Austin, TX, USA. (January 13 2017).
Music Performance - Full Chamber Recital, All-State Mixed Choir pianist at LMEA state conference 11/17-19/16, Baton Rouge, LA, USA. (November 17 2016).
Music Performance - Full Solo Recital, NATS Southern Region Conference at Ouachita Baptist University, student auditions&masterclass 11/9-12/16, Arkadelphia, AR, USA. (November 9 2016).
Music Performance - Participation, ULM Choir Tour 11/2-3/16, South Louisiana. (November 2 2016).
Music Performance - Major Participant, Opera/Musical, Sweeney Todd 8/15/16 - 10/29/16, Monroe, LA, USA. (August 15 2016).
Music Performance - Full Chamber Recital, NELAC Concert at the Princess Theatre 10/25/16, Winnsboro, LA, USA. (October 25 2016).
Music Performance - Major Participant, Opera/Musical, LA OPERA production of Mozart's "The Magic Flute"; rehearsals/performances at ULM; 5/15--5/22/16, Monroe, LA, USA. (May 15 2016).
Music - Adjudicator, Clinician, or Consultant, "Piano Rally" -- Monroe District of Louisiana Music Teachers Association 4/29-30/2016, Monroe, LA, USA. (April 29 2016).
Music Performance - Major Participant, Opera/Musical, LA OPERA production of Puccini's "Tosca"; rehearsals/performances at ULM; 3/28--4/3/16, Monroe, LA, USA. (March 28 2016).
Music Performance - Major Participant, Opera/Musical, Student production of "Rent" orchestra rehearsals/performances at ULM, 2/20 - 3/20/16, Monroe, LA, USA. (February 20 2016).
Music Performance - Full Solo Recital, Guest Artist Recital with "Trio Melange" at University of Texas at Tyler, 2/8-9/16, Tyler, TX, USA. (February 8 2016).
Music Performance - Symphony Orchestra Member, Principal, Monroe Symphony Orchestra Brass and Pipes Christmas Concert at 1st Presbyterian Church (12/12/15), Monroe, LA, USA. (December 10 2015).
Music Performance - Participation, ULM Faculty Brass Trio Christmas Concert at Grace Episcopal Church 12/3/15, Monroe, LA, USA. (December 3 2015).
Music Performance - Free-lance, "Fantasia Noel" Christmas program at Parkway Baptist Church (12/6/15), Natchez, MS, USA. (November 30 2015).
Music Performance - Accompanist/Church Organist, Accompanist for LMEA All-State Mixed Choir 11/19-21/15, Baton Rouge, LA, USA. (November 19 2015).
Music Performance - Free-lance, Southern Region NATS Fall Conference and Vocal Competition at the ULM with 20 ULM/ULL/LSU students; masterclass; 11/12-14/15, Monroe, LA, USA. (November 12 2015).
Music Performance - Participation, Fall 2015 ULM Choir and Recruiting Tour, East Texas. (November 1 2015).
Music Performance - Major Participant, Opera/Musical, Gilbert and Sullivan's "The Pirates of Penzance" student performances/rehearsals at ULM, 10/30/15, Monroe, LA, USA. (August 17 2015).
Music Performance - Major Participant, Opera/Musical, LA OPERA production of Rossini's "The Barber of Seville"; rehearsals/performances at ULM; 5/31--6/7/15, Monroe, LA, USA. (May 31 2015).
Music Performance - Full Solo Recital, Professional compact disc recording with Dr. Aaron Witek, trumpet; 5/18-22/15, Monroe, LA, USA. (May 18 2015).
Music Performance - Major Participant, Opera/Musical, LA OPERA production of Poulenc's "Dialogues of the Carmelites"; rehearsals/performances at Northminster Church; 4/6-12/2015, Monroe, LA, USA. (April 6 2015).
Music Performance - Partial Chamber Recital, Austin Chamber Ensemble Concerts 3/6-7/15 ("Ladies Who Lunch") with Claire Vangelisti and others from TX, Austin, TX, USA. (March 6 2015).
Music Performance - Accompanist/Church Organist, Accompanist for LMEA All-State Mixed Choir, Baton Rouge, LA, USA. (November 20 2014).
Music Performance - Free-lance, Southern Region NATS Fall Conference and Vocal Competition at the University of Southern Mississippi with 20 ULM/NSU/LSU students; faculty artist recital; masterclass, Hattiesburg, Mississippi, USA. (November 13 2014).
Music Performance - Participation, Fall 2014 ULM Choir and Recruiting Tour, South Louisiana. (November 3 2014).
Music - Adjudicator, Clinician, or Consultant, Elementary Piano Auditions and MTNA State Competitions at LMTA State Conference at LA Tech 10/10-11/14, Ruston, LA, USA. (October 10 2014).
Music Performance - Major Participant, Opera/Musical, Jacques Offenbach's "Orpheus in the Underworld" student performances/rehearsals at ULM, Monroe, LA, USA. (August 18 2014).
Music Performance - Partial Chamber Recital, XVI Curso Internacional de Musica Vocal 2014, Aveiro, Portugal. (July 25 2014).
Music Performance - Major Participant, Opera/Musical, LA OPERA production of "Cavalleria Rusticana" and "I Pagliacci"; rehearsals/performances at ULM 5/11-18/14, Monroe, LA, USA. (May 11 2014).
Music Performance - Participation, Spring 2012 ULM Choir and Recruiting Tour, Central and Southern Louisiana. (March 18 2012).
Music Performance - Major Participant, Opera/Musical, LA OPERA production of Verdi's "Rigoletto"; rehearsals/performance at ULM; 6/1/12, Monroe, LA, USA. (May 1 2012).
Music Performance - Partial Chamber Recital, XIV Curso Internacional de Musica Vocal 2012, Aveiro, Portugal. (July 17 2012).
Music Performance - Participation, Fall 2012 ULM Choir and Recruiting Tour, Eastern Texas and Western Louisiana. (October 1 2012).
Music Performance - Free-lance, Southern Region NATS Fall Conference and Vocal Competition at LSU with 23 ULM and Tech students, Baton Rouge, LA, USA. (November 8 2012).
Music Performance - Accompanist/Church Organist, Accompanist for LMEA All-State Mixed Choir, Baton Rouge, LA, USA. (November 15 2012).
Music Performance - Full Solo Recital, Professional Compact Disc Recording with James Boldin, horn, Monroe, LA, USA. (December 17 2012).
Music Performance - Participation, National Opera Association National Conference -- Presentation with Ron Ulen and Claire Vangelisti on 1/5/13, Portland, OR, USA. (January 3 2013).
Music Performance - Participation, National Opera Association National Conference -- Presentation with Mark Clark on 1/3/13, Portland, OR, USA. (January 3 2013).
Music Performance - Partial Chamber Recital, Austin Chamber Ensemble Concerts with Claire Vangelisti and others from TX, Austin, TX, USA. (March 15 2013).
Music Performance - Major Participant, Opera/Musical, LA OPERA production of Puccini's "La Boheme"; rehearsals/performances at ULM 5/13-19/13, Monroe, LA, USA. (May 13 2013).
Music Performance - Partial Chamber Recital, XV Curso Internacional de Musica Vocal 2013, Aveiro, Portugal. (July 18 2013).
Music Performance - Participation, 45th International Horn Symposium at the University of Memphis with James Boldin and Claire Vangelisti (Contributing Artists Recital), Memphis, TN, USA. (August 1 2013).
Music Performance - Participation, 41st International Flute Association Convention with Sandra Lunte (Solo Concert: World & NFA Premieres Recital), New Orleans, LA, USA. (August 8 2013).
Music Performance - Partial Chamber Recital, National Association of Composers--USA National Festival at LA Tech with Drs. Mobley, Boldin, and Sumner in recital performance on 10/4/13, Ruston, LA, USA. (October 3 2013).
Music Performance - Major Participant, Opera/Musical, Johann Strass's Die Fledermaus student performances/rehearsals at ULM, Monroe, LA, USA. (August 21 2013).
Music Performance - Major Participant Oratorio, Monroe Symphony Chorus Fall Concert at First United Methodist Church, Monroe, LA, USA. (November 3 2013).
Music Performance - Free-lance, Southern Region NATS Fall Conference and Vocal Competition at Harding University with 20 ULM, Tech, and Centenary students, Searcy, AR, USA. (November 7 2013).
Music Performance - Accompanist/Church Organist, Accompanist for LMEA All-State Mixed Choir, Baton Rouge, LA, USA. (November 21 2013).

Awards & Honors

September 2019 Recognition for 20 years of service as organist/choirmaster.

August 2018 ULM Faculty Recognition for 20 years of service.

April 2016 Inducted into Phi Kappa Phi National Honors Society -- ULM Chapter.

August 2011 2011 ULM Foundation Award for Excellence in Creative/Artistic Activity.

August 2010 Emy-Lou Biedenharn Endowed Professorship.

February 2007 Artist of the Year.

December 2002 Represented on Artists Touring Roster.

Courses Taught

MUSC 1001FUND OF MUSIC THEORY, 23 course(s)

MUSC 1002MUSIC THEORY I, 2 course(s)

MUSC 1022PIANO, 30 course(s)

MUSC 1023ORGAN, 14 course(s)

MUSC 1042PIANO, 25 course(s)

MUSC 2022PIANO, 30 course(s)

MUSC 2023Organ, 1 course(s)

MUSC 2042PIANO, 25 course(s)

MUSC 3042PIANO, 15 course(s)

MUSC 3066Counterpoint I, 4 course(s)

MUSC 3090HALF RECITAL, 5 course(s)

MUSC 4003PERFORMANCE AND ENSEMBLE, 2 course(s)

MUSC 4005THEORY AND COMPOSITION, 1 course(s)

MUSC 4034CHAMBER MUSIC, 12 course(s)

MUSC 4035PIANO ACCOMPANYING, 15 course(s)

MUSC 4042PIANO, 16 course(s)

MUSC 407818th Cen Counterpont, 1 course(s)

MUSC 4090FULL RECITAL, 8 course(s)

MUSC 4097KEYBOARD LITERATURE, 4 course(s)

MUSC 5042Piano, 7 course(s)

MUSC 5043Organ, 2 course(s)

MUSC 5097Graduate Recital, 3 course(s)