Stephen Price

Stephen Price

Lecturer of Teaching (Organ)


Room:MU 315

Stephen Price currently teaches organ and church music at Ball State University. He is a native a Buffalo, NY, and subsequently attended Western Connecticut State University, where he received a Bachelor of Music degree. Following his undergraduate career, Dr. Price received a Fulbright Scholarship to Toulouse, France, where he studied “Historical and Modern” performance practices of French Organ Music. Dr. Price then attended the Jacobs School of Music at Indiana University, receiving the Master of Music and Doctor of Music degrees under the tutelage of Janette Fishell. During his graduate studies, Dr. Price competed and garnered awards in several international competitions, including the Franz Schmidt Organ Competition (Austria), André Marchal Organ Competition (France), and the Canadian International Organ Competition (Montreal).

Dr. Price is an active recitalist, workshop presenter, and church musician. After completing his course work at Indiana University, he accepted a full-time position as Associate Director of Music and Organist at First United Methodist Church, San Diego, CA, serving from 2015-17. In 2019, he was a recitalist for the Northeast Regional AGO Convention in Buffalo, NY. He recently presented an online workshop for the OrganFest 2020 PipeTalk series, titled "A Discussion for New Organ Teachers: Where to Start and How to Proceed?" Dr. Price currently serves on the executive committee for the Indianapolis Chapter of the American Guild of Organists.

Additional teachers and mentors include Marguerite Robinson, Andrew Scanlon, Stephen Roberts, Vince Edwards, Michel Bouvard, Jan Willem Jansen, Bruce Neswick, Elisabeth Wright, and Wilma Jensen.

Course Schedule
Course No. Section Times Days Location
Introduction to Musi 100 809 0000 - 0000 OL, room ONLINE
Introduction to Musi 100 810 0000 - 0000 OL, room ONLINE
Major Study 200 80B 0000 - 0000
Major Study 200 80B 1300 - 1350 M MI, room 104
Principal Study 201 80A 0000 - 0000
Principal Study 201 80A 1300 - 1350 M MI, room 104
Secondary Study 202 80A 0000 - 0000
Minor Study 203 80A 0000 - 0000
Minor Study 203 80A 1300 - 1350 M MI, room 104
Major Study 400 80B 0000 - 0000
Major Study 400 80B 1300 - 1350 M MI, room 104
Major Study 600 80C 0000 - 0000
Elective Study 620 80 0000 - 0000
Primary Area Study 700 80C 0000 - 0000
Secondary Study 720 80A 0000 - 0000
Independent Study 799 80A 0000 - 0000
Music Theory 111 2 0900 - 0950 M W F MU, room 113