Title/Position: Associate Professor Emeritus, Theory and CompositionProfile:
Robert Gower is associate professor emeritus of theory and composition in the Department of Music Theory and Composition at the University of Miami Frost School of Music. He retired in 2011. Gower earned B.A. and M.M. degrees from the University of South Florida in Tampa, and his D.M.A. from the University of Miami. In addition to his duties in the Theory/Composition area, he has served as accompanist and associate director of the University Singers with Lee Kjelson and accompanist of the University Chorale under the direction of Jo-Michael Scheibe. He is presently the artist director of the Civic Chorale of Greater Miami and director of traditional service at the United Methodist Church of Coral Gables. He is published by Concordia, Beiwin Mills, Plymouth Music, and Colla Voce.