Dr. Robert Elliott

Department Head, Music Theory, String Bass

Dr. Robert Elliott
Dr. Robert L. Elliott serves as Head of the Department of Music at Tennessee State University.  He holds the Bachelor of Arts in Instrumental Music Education from the University of New Orleans, the Master of Music Education from Loyola University-New Orleans, and the Doctor of Musical Arts from the University of Memphis.  His studies also include work at Northern Kentucky University, the University of Central Arkansas, and Duquesne University.  He was a school music teacher in and around New Orleans and has also taught at the University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff and the University of Memphis.  He frequently serves as a consultant for other universities in the areas of music technology and music education, writes nationally distributed technology-based instructional materials in music, and is the author of the music appreciation course textbook, Our World, Our Music.  Dr. Elliott continues his career as an upright and electric bassist.

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