• Contact Info

Wetherbee, Charles Associate Professor

Positions

Research Areas research areas

Research

research overview

  • Mr. Wetherbee has researched and recorded works by Sergei Taneyev, Jonathan Leshnoff, Tibor Harsanyi, and Reza Vali. He has been invited to present concerts and presentations on this music and other repertoire in venues throughout the United States, Canada, Japan, South America, and been invited to major peer institutions including the University of Missouri Kansas City, Carnegie Mellon and the University of Texas (Austin). He has been commissioned to compose original musical scores for two theatrical productions, The Diary of Anne Frank and Cleopatra.

keywords

  • Research, performance, and recording of classical, jazz, and contemporary music, composing original scores and researching pedagogical methods of teaching violin

Teaching

courses taught

  • MUSC 2997 - Sophomore Proficiency
    Primary Instructor - Fall 2020 / Spring 2021
    To be completed by the second semester of the sophomore year.
  • PMUS 1566 - Guitar
    Primary Instructor - Spring 2021
    -
  • PMUS 1706 - Violin
    Primary Instructor - Spring 2018 / Fall 2018 / Spring 2019 / Spring 2020 / Fall 2020 / Spring 2021 / Fall 2021
    -
  • PMUS 2706 - Violin
    Primary Instructor - Spring 2018 / Fall 2018 / Spring 2019 / Spring 2020 / Fall 2020 / Spring 2021 / Fall 2021
    -
  • PMUS 3566 - Guitar
    Primary Instructor - Spring 2021
    -
  • PMUS 3706 - Violin
    Primary Instructor - Spring 2018 / Fall 2018 / Spring 2019 / Spring 2020 / Fall 2020 / Spring 2021 / Fall 2021
    -
  • PMUS 4517 - Orchestral Repertoire
    Primary Instructor - Fall 2018
    Trains practice techniques for string players to master orchestral excerpts needed for all orchestra and festival auditions. Through careful listening students learn the four basic elements of orchestral excerpt preparation: rhythm, intonation, tone quality, interpretation.
  • PMUS 4566 - Guitar
    Primary Instructor - Spring 2021
    -
  • PMUS 4706 - Violin
    Primary Instructor - Spring 2018 / Fall 2018 / Spring 2019 / Spring 2020 / Fall 2020 / Spring 2021 / Fall 2021
    -
  • PMUS 5706 - Violin
    Primary Instructor - Spring 2018 / Fall 2018 / Spring 2019 / Spring 2020 / Fall 2020 / Spring 2021 / Fall 2021
    -
  • PMUS 6706 - Violin
    Primary Instructor - Spring 2018 / Fall 2018 / Spring 2020 / Fall 2021
    May be repeated up to 12 total credit hours.

Background

International Activities

Other Profiles