Dr. Richard House

  • Degrees: BM, East Carolina University
  • MM, Arizona State University
  • DMA, Arizona State University
  • Office Phone: 833-8465 rehouse@presby.edu


Dr. Richard House joined the music faculty as Associate Professor of Music and Director of Bands in August 2011.  Dr. House has held similar positions at Claflin (SC) University, Augusta (GA) State University, and Bridgewater (VA) College.  Dr. House’s degrees include a Doctor of Musical Arts in Instrumental Music (1998) and Masters in Trumpet Performance (1995), both from Arizona State University, and a Bachelor of Music in Music Education (1986) from East Carolina University. Prior to college and university teaching positions, Richard taught middle and high band for a combined seven years at Ligon (Raleigh, NC) Middle School, Enloe (Raleigh, NC) High School, and Chesterfield (SC) High and Middle Schools.

He is an active professional trumpet performer and has over 30 years experience teaching private trumpet.  Professional societies include membership in the College Band Directors National Association, the College Music Society, the National Association for Music Education, and the International Trumpet Guild.