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Assistant Professor of Music
Dr. Dean Luethi is an Assistant Professor of the School of Music at Washington State University in Pullman, Washington where he directs the University Singers and VoJazz. In addition, Dean teaches choral music methods, studio voice and supervises student teachers. Prior to his work at WSU, Dean worked as a Visiting Instructor at the University of South Florida in Tampa and as a public school teacher in the Green Bay public school system in Wisconsin.
Dean received his DMA in Choral Music and Literature from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, his MM in Choral Conducting from the University of South Florida in Tampa and his BM in Music Education from the University of Wisconsin-Green Bay. He has studied under renowned conductors such as: Richard Zielinski, Robert Summer, Dale Warland, Joseph Flummerfelt, Miroslav Popsavov, Donald Schleicher, and Eduardo Diazmunoz.
He has guest conducted or presented research in Cuba, New Foundland, Hawaii, and Austria and is sought after as a guest conductor, adjudicator, clinician and soloist. In Dec. of 2013 Dean will be a guest conductor for the Walla Walla Choral Society’s Christmas Concert.