Wayne Bailey

Professor
Faculty
TEMPE Campus
Mailcode
0405
Professor
Faculty
TEMPE Campus
Mailcode
0405
Professor
Faculty
TEMPE Campus
Mailcode
0405

Biography

Wayne Bailey is Professor of Music at Arizona State University where he teaches graduate and undergraduate courses in conducting and music appreciation. Dr. Bailey also served as the Director of the School of Music at ASU and previously held similar positions at the University of Tennessee in Knoxville, Texas Tech University, and East Tennessee State University. A trumpeter and band director he has also served on the faculty at the University of Colorado, where he was also Assistant Dean; Hastings College; Alabama State University; and the Howell, Michigan Public Schools. Dr. Bailey holds a Bachelor of Music Education degree from Iowa State University, a Master of Music in trumpet performance from the University of Michigan, and a Doctorate of Musical Arts in instrumental conducting from the University of Colorado. Dr. Bailey is the author of five widely used music textbooks, including In PerformanceConducting; the Art of Communication, Aural Skills for Conductors, Teaching Brass; a Resource Manual and Complete Marching Band Resource Manual. He has published articles in The Instrumentalist, BD Guide, BandWorld, Today's Music Educator, The Canadian Band Journal and the Journal  of the Associaiton of Concert Bands as well as a number of band and brass arrangements. Ensembles under his direction have performed at the College Band Directors National Association conference, the International Community Band festival in Switzerland, the All-Japan Band Directors Clinic, at nationally televised bowl games, and throughout the nation. He has conducted recordings of ensembles in the U.S. and throughout Europe. Former students hold numerous conducting and administrative positions at colleges and universities throughout the United States. A well-respected music administrator, Dr. Bailey has served as Chairman of the Committee on Ethics  and as a member of the national Commission on Accreditation for the National Association of Schools of Music (NASM).  He has served as an external evaluator of music programs for NASM. Bailey is an expert on curricular structure and innovation for music schools and has served as a consultant to universities across the nation.

Research Interests

Wind band literature and conducting

Audience development and response to live performance

Community wind bands

 

Courses

Spring 2018
Course Number Course Title
MUE 154 Gesture and Sound
MUS 340 Music Concert Hall,Stage,Scrn
MUP 340 Instrumental Conducting
MUE 564 Instr Music/Adv Rehearsal Tech
MUP 590 Reading and Conference
Spring 2017
Course Number Course Title
MUE 154 Gesture and Sound
MUP 340 Instrumental Conducting
MUS 340 Music Concert Hall,Stage,Scrn
MUP 499 Individualized Instruction
MUP 554 Repertoire Score Study
Spring 2016
Course Number Course Title
MUE 154 Gesture and Sound
MUS 340 Music Concert Hall,Stage,Scrn
MUP 340 Instrumental Conducting
MUP 499 Individualized Instruction
MUE 564 Instr Music/Adv Rehearsal Tech
Spring 2015
Course Number Course Title
MUE 154 Gesture and Sound
MUS 340 Music Concert Hall,Stage,Scrn
MUP 340 Instrumental Conducting
MUP 442 Instrumental Ensembles
MUP 499 Individualized Instruction
MUP 542 Instrumental Ensembles
MUP 554 Repertoire Score Study
MUP 590 Reading and Conference
MUP 596 Solo Performance
MUP 790 Reading and Conference
MUP 796 Solo Performance
Summer 2014
Course Number Course Title
MUE 598 Special Topics
Spring 2014
Course Number Course Title
MUP 194 Special Topics
MUS 340 Music Concert Hall,Stage,Scrn
MUP 340 Instrumental Conducting
MUP 442 Instrumental Ensembles
MUP 499 Individualized Instruction
MUP 542 Instrumental Ensembles
MUE 564 Instr Music/Adv Rehearsal Tech
MUP 590 Reading and Conference
MUP 596 Solo Performance
MUP 790 Reading and Conference
MUP 796 Solo Performance
Fall 2013
Course Number Course Title
MUP 210 Begin Instrumental Conducting
MUS 340 Music Concert Hall,Stage,Scrn
MUP 442 Instrumental Ensembles
MUP 494 Special Topics
MUP 527 Studio Instruction
MUP 542 Instrumental Ensembles
MUP 598 Special Topics
MUP 727 Studio Instruction

Expertise Areas