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Music educator , researcher

Christopher Robert Sweeney, music educator, researcher. Registered music therapist American Music Therapy Association. Member of South Carolina Music Education Association, College Band Directors National Association, Music Educators National Conference.

Background

Sweeney, Christopher Robert was born on December 29, 1966 in Pottsville, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of James Thomas and Mary Louise Sweeney.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Music Education summa cum laude, Duquesne University, 1989. Bachelor of Science in Music Therapy, Duquesne University, 1989. Master of Music with honors, University Miami, Coral Gables, Florida, 1998.

Doctor of Philosophy, University Miami, Coral Gables, Florida, 2002.

Career

Music teacher Gallup-McKinley County Public Schools, Thoreau, New Mexico, 1990—1995, Miami-Dade County Public Schools, Miami, 2000—2001. Assistant professor Limestone College, Gaffney, South Carolina, since 2001. Low brass instructor Charles W. Flanagan High School, Pembroke Pines, Florida, 1996—2001.

Adjunct professor University South Carolina, Union, 2002—2003.

Achievements

  • Registered music therapist American Music Therapy Association.

Membership

Member of South Carolina Music Education Association, College Band Directors National Association, Music Educators National Conference.

Connections

father:
James Thomas

mother:
Mary Louise Sweeney