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Fort Hays State University
600 Park Street
Malloy Hall 137
Phone: 785-628-4533
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Peter Lillpopp

Assistant Professor
DMA, University of Colorado, anticipated 2018
MM, Hartt School, 2014
MM, University of North Texas, 2004
BM, University of Southern California, 2002
Director of Athletic Bands
Assistant Professor of Low Brass
Office: Malloy Hall 243
Phone: (785) 628-5353


Professor Peter Lillpoppis the Director of Athletic Bands and Assistant Professor of Low Brass at Fort Hays State University where he directs the Marching Band, Symphonic Winds, and Brass Ensemble. Prior to arriving at FHSU, he was the Interim Director of Bands at the University of South Dakota. He is a graduate of the University of Southern California, University of North Texas, Hartt School of Music, and is currently in the process of completing his Doctor of Musical Arts degree in Wind Conducting and Pedagogy at the University of Colorado.

He has studied conducting with Donald McKinney, Glen Adsit, and Edward Cumming, and has participated in conducting symposia at the University of Colorado, Northwestern University, University of Michigan, University of Minnesota, and University of North Texas. He has studied tuba at the University of North Texas with Donald Little and at the University of Southern California with Tommy Johnson. Professor Lillpopp's public school teaching experience includes seven years at all levels in Texas and Connecticut.

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