I'm an Assistant Professor of Music Education at the University of Kansas, and a Research Fellow with the University of the Free State in Bloemfontein, South Africa. My areas of research include all manners of string pedagogy, memorization, self-regulation, and social identity development.
The navigation bar in the upper right hand side of the page can help guide you to more information about me, my beliefs, clinics, research, and service projects here at KU and in South Africa. Please feel free to e-mail me any comments or questions. Thank you for visiting. -JMD
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I recently had an article published in the Journal of Research in Music Education with my friend, Marci Major. Check it out here.
Pre-Bowing Exercises Presentation