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Dr. Jill Reese


September 27, 2014
9 a.m. - Noon
Winants Auditorium
Graves Hall
263 College Avenue
Hope College in
Holland, Michigan

Dr. Reese

Jill Reese
Music Education


Jill Reese is assistant professor of music education at SUNY Fredonia, and holds degrees in Music Education from Temple University, the University of Michigan, and Michigan State University. She taught vocal and general music for seven years in the public schools of Michigan, and early childhood music in Michigan and Pennsylvania.

She is published in the Bulletin for the Council of Research in Music Education, International Journal of Music Education: Research, Research Studies in Music Education, and Music Educators Journal and has presented research and best practice sessions at state, regional, national, and international conferences: NAfME, AERA, SMTE, Suncoast Music Education Research Symposium, New Directions in Music Education, College Music Society Conference, International Association for the Study of Child Language, Early Childhood Music and Movement Association, Gordon Institute for Music Learning, and American Orff-Schulwerk Association.

She is currently completing research related to an Innovative Instruction Technology Grant funded by the State University of New York. The purpose of this multi-project initiative is to investigate the use of iPad technology for music performing and creating with preservice music teachers, students K-12, and retired adults. 

Her research interests include creativity and improvisation, early childhood music development, and professional learning communities. 

For more information please contact:
Hope College Music Department
or contact:
Christina Hornbach via email at:

To register and reserve your space:
Go to online registration in order to register and submit $15 workshop fee. Registration and fee also accepted on site.

Provided with support by the Hope College Patrons for the Arts and the Michigan Chapter of the Gordon Institute for Music Learning.