CCU Spotlights

Dr. Allen Paul Schantz

Dr. Allen Paul Schantz

The K. Marie Stolba Professor of Music
School of Music

  • Ph.D. Aesthetics, Music Theory (University of Colorado)
  • M.M.E. (University of Colorado)
  • M.Div. (Denver Seminary)
  • B.A. (Adams State College)
  • Liberal Arts Professor for 30 years.


Phone: 303-963-3132

Professional Accomplishments:

  • Author of "The Arts in a New Key: Aesthetic Power in Action", "Pun with the Professor", and "Music Theory via the O.K. Chorale"
  • Faculty Teaching Excellence Award, 2005; Former President of the College Music Society/Rocky Mountain Chapter
  • Researcher of music and art in France
  • Translation work in French, Spanish, German, Latin, Hebrew, and Greek
  • Former Dean of the School of Music, Theatre and Arts
  • Published reviews include: A Review of Tonal Allegory in the Music of J. S. Bach and "Singing the Lord's Songs: A Review of the Psalter Hymnal and Rejoice in the Lord: A Hymn Companion to the Scriptures"
  • Published papers include: Musical Creativity and Tacit Knowledge and The Christian College and Musical Scholarship.

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