|Music Department Faculty|
Stanley Chepaitis, D.M.A.
Violin & Viola
Dr. Stanley Chepaitis holds a Doctor of Musical
Arts Degree as well as the coveted Performer's Certificate
from the Eastman School of Music. He has studied violin
with John Celentano, Renato Bonacini, Carroll Glenn,
and Raphael Bronstien. Chepaitis has studied jazz composition
and improvisation with John Blake, Bill Dobbins and
Rayburn Wright. Chepaitis is also the Music Director
of the Chamber Orchestra of the Alleghenies. This group
of twelve string players specializes in new, jazz-related
works and arrangements, as well as the standard repertoire.
He also performs on a regular basis with his own jazz