Lee R. Kesselman

Lee R. Kesselman

Professor/Director Choral Music

Tel.: (630) 942-2552
McAninch Arts Center (MAC), Room 136
kesselma@cod.edu

Areas of Research Interest:

Music performance, Music composition

Recent Courses Taught:

  • Music theory (all levels)
  • Music 1101, 1102
  • New Classic Singers (Music 1153)
  • DuPage Chorale (Music 1150)
  • Chamber Singers (Music 1130)
     

Current Projects:


Compositions:

  • THE SONG OF THE SKY LOOM for SATB chorus and instruments My third opera
     

Selected Publications, Presentations, Performances, Books:

Most Recent compositions:

  • RIVER for SATB chorus, piano bass and drums LET PEACE DESEND for SATB chorus and string orchestra
     

Most recent publications:

  • (both Boosey & Hawkes music publishers) BRIAR ROSE (treble chorus and piano) IN PRAISE OF ISLA (treble chorus, flute and piano)
     

Education:

  • M.M. Choral conducting, University of Southern California
  • B.A. Music and Economics, Macalester College, 1974
     

Awards and Recognitions:

  • Outstanding Faculty, College of DuPage 1994-95
  • Outstanding Faculty, Humanities Division
  • ASCAP Composition Awards (9 consecutive years)