Townsend Plant

Townsend Plant

School of Music, Class of 1997

Phone:(607) 274-3366
Office:3323 James J Whalen Ctr for Music
Ithaca, NY 14850

As Director of Music Admission and Assistant Dean for Summer and Preparatory Programs, Townsend Plant oversees all admission and recruitment activities for the School of Music and leads the school's preparatory division, which includes the Summer Music Academy. An alumnus of the School of Music and an accomplished guitarist, Plant earned BM and MM degrees in Performance from Ithaca College and the Doctor of Musical Arts degree from the Eastman School of Music.

Plant previously served as Assistant Provost for Admissions and Enrollment at Binghamton University (2012-2013), Director of Admissions and Financial Aid for the Jacobs School of Music at Indiana University Bloomington (2008-2012), Director of Music Admissions at Ithaca College (2001-2008), and Associate Director and Director of the Summer Music Festival & Institute at Hartwick College (1999-2001). 

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