Madeline Tarantelli

Faculty Member

Maddy Tarantelli

Biography

Dr. Tarantelli is Assistant Professor of Horn and the Brass Coordinator at Utah Valley University where she teaches private lessons, performance class, pedagogy & literature, music theory, and aural skills.

She was formerly a freelance musician in Kansas City and has performed with the Kansas City Chamber Orchestra, South Dakota Symphony, the Fountain City Brass Band. Maddy is a founding member of Trilogy Brass with Dr. JoDee Davis and Dr. Jen Oliverio.

Since 2017, Dr. Tarantelli has served on the board of directors for Audition Mode Horn Seminar with Denise Tryon and Karl Pituch. She performs and presents at International Horn Society Workshops and her publications can be found in the IHS' Horn Call.

Dr. Tarantelli has received two grants from the UMKC Womens Council and grant from the American Scandinavian Foundation to pursue intensive study with Froydis Ree Wekre.

Dr. Tarantelli spent her summers teaching theory and performing at Interlochen Arts Camp from 2015-2017. She aged out of DCI in 2011 playing mellophone with the Glassmen Drum & Bugle Corps.

Dr. Tarantelli received a BA in Music Education from Florida Gulf Coast University, MM from the University of Miami, and DMA from the University of Missouri-Kansas City. Her primary teachers include Marty Hackleman, Sam Pilafian, and Kirsten Bendixen-Mahoney. Additionally, she has studied intensively with Julie Landsman, Froydis Ree Wekre, and Denise Tryon.

email: maddyt@uvu.edu
office phone: 801.863.6537

Teaching

MUSC 450R

Advanced Private Lessons for Music Majors, Fall 2022

MUSC 1110

Music Theory I, Fall 2022

MUSC 1110

Music Theory I, Fall 2022

MUSC 1110

Music Theory I, Fall 2022

MUSC 251R

Performance Class, Fall 2022

MUSC 451R

Performance Class, Fall 2022

MUSC 245R

Private Lessons II, Fall 2022

MUSC 450R

Advanced Private Lessons for Music Majors, Spring 2022

MUSC 450R

Advanced Private Lessons for Music Majors, Spring 2022

MUSC 3679

Brass Techniques I, Spring 2022

MUSC 1010

Introduction to Music FF, Spring 2022

MUSC 1110

Music Theory I, Spring 2022

MUSC 251R

Performance Class, Spring 2022

MUSC 451R

Performance Class, Spring 2022

MUSC 250R

Private Lessons for Music Majors, Spring 2022

MUSC 250R

Private Lessons for Music Majors, Spring 2022

MUSC 250R

Private Lessons for Music Majors, Spring 2022

MUSC 145R

Private Lessons I, Spring 2022

MUSC 145R

Private Lessons I, Spring 2022

MUSC 145R

Private Lessons I, Spring 2022

MUSC 245R

Private Lessons II, Spring 2022

MUSC 245R

Private Lessons II, Spring 2022

MUSC 245R

Private Lessons II, Spring 2022