Faculty Bio

Kenneth M. Osowski, D.M.A.

Assistant Professor of Music (Piano and Music Theory)

Chair, Department of Communication and the Arts


  • B.A. (Music), Yale University (1998)
  • M.M. (Piano), University of Nevada, Reno (2000)
  • D.M.A. (Piano), The Peabody Conservatory of Johns Hopkins University (2005)


  • Applied Piano
  • Music Theory I, II, III, IV
  • Music and Culture since 1900
  • Foundations of Music Theory and Musicianship


  • Pi Kappa Lambda, music honor society. Inducted, May 2005.
  • First Prize, Reno Chamber Orchestra Concerto Competition, November 1999.
  • Wrexham Award, Yale University, May 1998. For outstanding achievement by a graduating music major.
  • First Prize, Yale Friends of Music Competition, October 1996.


  • Peabody Conservatory
  • John Hopkins University
  • University of Nevada, Reno