Teresa Reed, PhD

Teresa Reed, PhD
Associate Dean of the Henry Kendall College of Arts and Sciences
Professor of Music
College of Arts & Sciences
School of Music
918-631-3164 Lorton Performance Center Room 2150


PhD – Indiana University MM – The University of Tulsa BA – Valparaiso University

Research Interests

African-American music and has published two award-winning books in that field: The Holy Profane: Religion in Black Popular Music (University Press of Kentucky, 2002); and The Jazz Life of Dr. Billy Taylor (Indiana University Press, 2013.)

Teaching Interests

Music Theory
Aural Skills
Music History
African-American Music

Courses Taught

  • The Liberal Arts and Real Life
  • Ear Training Lab II
  • Ear Training Lab IV
  • Independent Study