Michael Klein, music theorist, Temple University
Venue: Cook Recital Hall, Music Building
B.M.: Piano Performance, Eastman School of Music
M.M.: Piano Performance and Literature, Eastman School of Music
Ph.D.: Music Theory, SUNY Buffalo
Michael Klein serves as Chair of the Department of Music Studies, which includes programs in Music Theory, Music History, Music Composition, and Jazz. He has been teaching music theory at Temple University since 1999.
Prior to his appointment at Temple, Klein served as Assistant Professor of Music Theory at the University of Texas at Austin, and as Visiting Assistant Professor of Music Theory at the State University of New York at Buffalo. In Spring 2012 he spent a semester as Visiting Associate Professor of Music Theory at Indiana University.