Charles Priest

Associate Professor and Chair, Music


Dr. Charles Priest received his D.M.A. from The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary in Louisville, Kentucky, M.M. from New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary, and his undergraduate degree from Bryan College. He is an experienced private instructor of trumpet, guitar, and piano. His published works include articles, hymn texts, choral music, and hymn treatments. Dr. Priest has led and participated in music mission trips within the United States and internationally. He previously taught on the faculty of Boyce College and The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary. He is the chair of the Music Department and directs the Concert Band. Additionally, Dr. Priest teaches applied high brass lessons, music theory, musicology and church music courses. He, his wife, Lenore, and daughter, Katy, reside in Bluefield, Virginia.

Location: Harman Chapel 106

Department: Music

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