Dr. Barbara Rhyneer

RyneerAssociate Professor of Music
Ph.D., Ball State University

Barbara Rhyneer is the director of string performance and string pedagogy at Northern Michigan University. Her duties include directing the NMU Orchestra and string chamber music ensembles. She also teaches classes in conducting, Music in Society (a service course for liberal studies credit), and upper and lower string methods for instrumental educators, as well as individual string performance lessons.

Selected Publications/Presentations

  • Conductor of the East Central Indiana Youth Symphony Orchestra, 1995-96
  • Assistant Conductor, Muncie Symphony Orchestra, 1995-96
  • Conductor of the Ball State Summer Symphony, 1995
  • Conductor of the Eastern Sierra Chamber Orchestra, 1993
  • Associate Concertmistress, Marquette Symphony Orchestra, 1997
  • Violinist with the Beverly Hills Symphony Orchestra, 1989
  • Private study with Niel Wientrob and Vasili Beluska

E-mail: Barbara Rhyneer
Phone: 906-227-2309