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Lee Hinkle
Penn State School of Music Welcomes Percussionist Dr. Lee Hinkle
Lee Hinkle will be joining Penn State’s School of Music this August as the Assistant Professor of Percussion. Dr. Hinkle is coming from the University of Maryland College Park, where he has been on faculty since 2010. Dr. Hinkle holds a Doctor of Musical Arts and a Master of Music from the University of Maryland, and a Bachelor of Music from the University of South Florida.  “I couldn’t be more excited to be joining the music community at Penn State,” Hinkle said...
Student Spotlight
Jin Zhang

Graduating with a single degree in four years is no easy feat. So imagine graduating with four. Jin Zhang did exactly that, earning four degrees in four and a half years, including a Bachelor Arts degree in music performance (cello). In addition...

Faculty Spotlight
Sue Haug

Sue Haug, Professor of Music, was granted Honorary Membership in the National Association of Schools of Music in November 2018 at the association's annual meeting in Washington, DC. In presenting the award on behalf of the NASM Board of...

Alumni Spotlight
Emma Van Allen

Emma Van Allen (’14 B.M.E) participated in the fall 2018 Partners in Music program – this time as a State College Area School District 5th grade elementary orchestra teacher. Her first involvement with the program was as a...