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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 - 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 and Chamber Music Masterclass 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 - Full Solo Recital, Canadian University Music Society (CUMS) Annual Conference with Claire Vangelisti, soprano, Regina, Saskatchewan, Canada. (June 3 2010).
Music Performance - Partial Chamber Recital, 38th Annual National Flute Association Convention with Sandra Lunte, flutist (2 separate performance recitals), Anaheim, CA, USA. (August 12 2010).
Music Performance - Free-lance, Southern Region NATS Fall Conference and Vocal Competition at SLU with ULM students, Hammond, LA, USA. (November 11 2010).
Music Performance - Accompanist/Church Organist, Accompanist for Louisiana Music Educators Association (LMEA) All-State Mixed Choir, Baton Rouge, LA, USA. (November 18 2010).
Music Performance - Partial Chamber Recital, Northeast Louisiana Arts Council (NELAC) Concert Tour "I Have Seen the Light", Monroe, Jonesboro, Vidalia, Columbia, Bernice, Ruston, LA, USA. (April 12 2011).
Music Performance - Free-lance, Southern Region NATS Fall Conference and Vocal Competition at Mississippi College with 14 ULM, Tech, and Nicholls students, Clinton, MS, USA. (November 10 2011).
Music Performance - Accompanist/Church Organist, Accompanist for LMEA All-State Mixed Choir, Baton Rouge, LA, USA. (November 17 2011).
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

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, 20 course(s)

MUSC 1002MUSIC THEORY I, 1 course(s)

MUSC 1022PIANO, 26 course(s)

MUSC 1023ORGAN, 10 course(s)

MUSC 1042PIANO, 21 course(s)

MUSC 2022PIANO, 26 course(s)

MUSC 2023Organ, 1 course(s)

MUSC 2042PIANO, 21 course(s)

MUSC 3042PIANO, 12 course(s)

MUSC 3066Counterpoint I, 4 course(s)

MUSC 3090HALF RECITAL, 5 course(s)

MUSC 4003PERFORMANCE AND ENSEMBLE, 2 course(s)

MUSC 4034CHAMBER MUSIC, 12 course(s)

MUSC 4035PIANO ACCOMPANYING, 15 course(s)

MUSC 4042PIANO, 15 course(s)

MUSC 407818th Cen Counterpont, 1 course(s)

MUSC 4090FULL RECITAL, 7 course(s)

MUSC 4097Keyboard Literature, 3 course(s)

MUSC 5042Piano, 7 course(s)

MUSC 5043Organ, 2 course(s)

MUSC 5097Graduate Recital, 3 course(s)