Born: November 25, 1970
Charles Carey, Assistant Professor
Contact Information Memorial Hall 006 Phone Number: 308-432-6321 Fax Number: 308-432-6071 email@example.com
Education/Background MM, Florida International University BM, Florida Atlantic University AA, Musical Arts, Palm Beach Community College Presently pursuing Doctoral Degree at North Central University
Teaching Areas Music Fundamentals Elements of Music Improvisation Guitar and Bass Studies Jazz Studies
Professional Activities and Awards Endorser for Heritage Guitars and the Buzz Feiten Tuning system Led the groups CountItOff and The Swing City Wise Guys...
Awards2010 Judge and Clinician at Nebraska High School Jazz Band competition. 2010 Bassist in the accompanying band for Nebraska College Vocal Jazz Festival in Kerney. 2009 Placed in charge of curriculum development, learning assessment, and instruction of Chadron State College’s general education music classes including Elements of Music, Jazz History, and Music Fundamentals after only one year of employment. 2009 Named the Liaison of the college-wide General Studies Assessment Committee for the fine arts after nomination and unanimous vote of the Chadron State Faculty. 2009 Only member of Chadron State College Music faculty to be given a perfect Faculty Performance Evaluation for the 08-09 academic year. 2009 Featured presentation at the Nebraska Faculty College workshop entitled “Using the present to teach the past.” This workshop was based on a technique I use to teach musical form and vocabulary to those with little or no musical background to help them better understand a general studies music appreciation course. 2008-present Member of MENC as a Nebraska affiliate. 2008 Featured interview for the 21st edition of Instrumental Case. This on-line magazine interviews primarily guitarists that play instrumental rock, jazz, or fusion music that showcases a high level of technical prowess. 2007 First printing of my guitar method entitled Bridging the Gap; this book is presently the textbook for guitar studies at Palm Beach Community College and Chadron State College 2006-2008 Developed a new curriculum and taught Music Fundamentals at Palm Beach Community College, in Florida. 2006 Graduated Phi Kappa Phi (3.926 GPA) from Florida International University with a Masters Degree in Music. 2004 Gave improvisational clinics sponsored by the Heritage Guitar Company at the Winter NAMM show in Los Angeles. 1990-2004 Member of MENC as a Florida affiliate.