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George French

Associate Professor
Humanities, Social Sciences, and Education Department
(218) 281-8266

Courses Currently Teaching

MUS 1011-001: University Singers

MUS 1021-001: Intro to Music

MUS 1021-E90: Intro to Music

MUS 1042-001: Private Instr: Class Piano

MUS 1042-002: Private Instr: Class Piano

MUS 1042-003: Private Instr: Class Piano

MUS 1042-004: Private Instr: Class Piano

MUS 3011-001: University Singers (Choir)

MUS 3042-001: Class Piano: Interm/Advanced

MUS 3042-002: Class Piano: Interm/Advanced

MUS 3042-003: Class Piano: Interm/Advanced

MUS 3042-004: Class Piano: Interm/Advanced

Research Interests

  • Piano and organ performance

  • Stand-alone Music Minor Programs in the United States

Awards, Distinctions, and Honors

  • 2019 NW Star Award

  • UMC Outstanding Community Service Award 2002

  • UMC Torch and Shield Award

  • 2002 Outstanding Community Service Award

  • Crookston Chamber of Commerce Outstanding Educator

Educational Background

  • Doctor of Education, University of Minnesota, Twin Cities, 2019

  • MM in Piano Performance, Mankato State University, Mankato, MN

  • MM, in Organ Performance, University of North Dakota, Grand Forks, ND

  • Bachelor of Science, from Augsburg College, Minneapolis, MN

University Committee Memberships

  • All-University Social Concerns Committee (Chair)

  • UMC Art Committee (Chair)

  • UMC Commencement Committee (Chair)

  • UMC Concerts and Lectures Committee

Professional Memberships

  • American Guild of Organists

  • Region One State Arts Council (Chair)

In the News

November 14, 2018
The University of Minnesota Crookston is proud to present the annual Band and Choir Fall Music Concert this Sunday, November 18, 2018 at 2 p.m.