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Senior Lecturer
Public Relations:Lee Ann Cox (802) 656-1107;
Specialty:piano and music theory, piano performance
Biography:Sylvia Parker teaches piano and music theory. She performs as solo and collaborative pianist in concerts of traditional and contemporary repertory. Her special interest in the twentieth century and beyond has resulted in numerous performances of new works by American composers in local, national and international venues. Her CD of music by Bartók, Griffes, Mozart, and Scarlatti is available at and She has published articles in College Music Symposium, Journal of Music Theory Pedagogy, and Studia Musicologica.