School of Music

Faculty & Staff

Dean Luethi

Office: Kimbrough 344
School of Music
Washington State University
PO Box 645300
Pullman, WA 99164-5300
Phone: (509) 335-7186
FAX: (509) 335-4245

Dean Luethi

Assistant Professor of Music
Studio Voice, University Singers
Choral Music Methods
Student Teacher Observation

Dr. Dean Luethi is an Assistant Professor at 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 and the Choral Music Education Laboratory (CMEL) at WSU. Prior to his work at WSU, Dean worked as a Visiting Instructor at the University of South Florida in Tampa and as a middle/high school choir director 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 guest conducted or presented research in Cuba, Newfoundland, Hawaii, and Austria and is sought after as a guest conductor, adjudicator and clinician.  Dean serves as the Washington State Representative of the National Collegiate Choral Organization (NCCO), the repertoire and standards chair for college and university choirs for the Washington - American Choral Director’s Association (WA - ACDA), and Northwest Representative of the NAFME Council for Choral Education. He’s married to fellow School of Music faculty member and cellist Ruth Boden.


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