William C. Evans
Director, Music Technology Lab Music Theory & Composition Division
B.S., Clarion University; M.M. Peabody Conservatory of Music
William C. Evans specializes in music technology applications, recording studio techniques, and choral music. At the University of Maryland, he teaches Elements of Music Composition for Non-majors in the Honors College.
He has also taught courses in music technology as well as the College Park Scholars “Science, Technology and Service” course which combined music technology with community service. Mr. Evans’ expertise in music technology is sought after as he serves in an advisory capacity to music software and hardware companies and presents workshops in music applications for music associations.
Mr. Evans recently retired from Sherwood High School where he served as choral director and music technology instructor. He has served as a guest conductor and choral clinician in Quebec, Delaware, Virginia and Maryland. He has served as guest conductor of the Towson University Vocal Jazz Ensemble and as a guest lecturer in music technology at the Catholic University of America.
Mr. Evans has received numerous honors and awards over the years, including the University of Maryland Outstanding Teachers Award from the Center for Teaching Excellence and Maryland State Computer Educator of the Year from the Maryland Instructional Computer Coordinators Association. Bill was awarded 2010 - 2011 Wolf Trap Grant for Performing Arts for Montgomery County.