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educator

Emanuel Leo Lancaster, American educator. Recipient Regents award for Superior Teaching, University Oklahoma, 1984; named Associate Distinguished Lecturer, 1987, David Ross Boyd professor 1991.

Background

Lancaster, Emanuel Leo was born on August 9, 1948 in Murray, Kentucky, United States. Son of Leo and Helen Ruth (Spiceland) Lancaster.

Education

Bachelor in Music Education, Murray State University, 1970;Master of Science, University of Illinois, 1971;Doctor of Philosophy, Northwestern University, 1978.

Career

Instructor, National Music Camp, Interlochen, Michigan, 1973-1975 summers;assistant professor, William Rainey Harper College, Palatine, Illinois, 1971-1979;professor, U. Oklahoma, Norman, since 1979;associate dean, College Fine Arts, OU, Norman, 1985-1992. Consultant editor Clavier Magazine, Northfield, Illinois, since 1986. Project director continuing education National Piano Foundation, Dallas, 1979-1984.

Keyboard editor (classical editions) Alfred Public Company, since 1991.

Works

Membership

Member Music Teachers National Association (chairman national group piano 1979-1983, national chairman student chapter 1989-1993), Music Educators National Conference, College Music Society, Baldwin Arts Foundation (advisory board), Texas Group Piano Association, Phi Mu Alpha.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: reading, racquetball.

Connections

Married Gayle Kowalchyk, December 28, 1980. 1 child, Kelsey Marie.

father:
Leo Lancaster

mother:
Helen Ruth (Spiceland) Lancaster

spouse:
Gayle Kowalchyk

child:
Kelsey Marie Lancaster