Faculty Profile

Dr. Melissa Becker

mbecker@lhup.edu | 233 Sloan Fine Arts Building, Lock Haven, PA 17745 | (570) 484-2870


Ph. D. Music and Human Learning (ABD), The University of Texas at Austin

M.M. Viola Performance, Pennsylvania State University

B.M. Violin Performance, Pennsylvania State University

B.S. Music Education, Clarion University of Pennsylvania

Courses Most Commonly Taught:  Applied String Lessons, String Ensemble, Student Teaching, Ethnic Music, Music Appreciation

Research Areas: Motor Learning in String Playing, Imitation in Music Learning

Areas of Expertise: Music Education, String Pedagogy, Fiddling