Jim Rhinehart

Jim Rhinehart

Instructor of Music Theory and Composition

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School of Music
Hargreaves Music Building (MU) 203
Ball State University
Muncie, IN 47306

Jim Rhinehart is a multifaceted composer, pianist, and educator active in both concert and commercial music. Jim holds degrees in theory and composition from Central Michigan University (BM) and Ball State University (DA), as well as a master's degree in music education from Florida State University. As a composer, Rhinehart has had works performed at numerous new music festivals, Electronic Music Midwest, the Electroacoustic Barn Dance, and the Society of Composers, Inc., District I/PARMA Recordings conference and festival. In addition, he recently had a commissioned work premiered at the 2013 American Choral Director's Association National Convention in Dallas.

As a commercial composer and arranger, Jim creates music for a number of attractions around the country, including Gaylord Hotels and Walt Disney World. He also performs as a keyboardist around the country at corporate and private events.

Jim teaches theory and composition at Ball State, as well as aural comprehension at Anderson University, and music appreciation and introduction to music theory at Ivy Tech Community College of Indiana. Jim has previously taught at the middle- and high-school levels, most recently at Dr. Phillips High School, a performing-arts magnet school in Orlando, Florida.

When not doing music, Jim enjoys charcuterie and fly fishing.

Course Schedule
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    Course
    No.
    No.
    Section
    Section
    Time
    Time
    Days
    Days
    Location
    Location
  • Course
    Mus Thry: Form & Ana
    No.
    311
    Section
    1
    Section
    1100-1150
    Days
    T R
    Location
    MU 103
  • Course
    Mus Thry: Form & Ana
    No.
    311
    Section
    3
    Section
    1000-1050
    Days
    M W
    Location
    MU 313
  • Course
    Instrumentation & Or
    No.
    411
    Section
    2
    Section
    0800-0850
    Days
    T R
    Location
    MU 303
  • Course
    Instrumentation & Or
    No.
    511
    Section
    2
    Section
    0800-0850
    Days
    T R
    Location
    MU 303
School of Music
Hargreaves Music Building (MU) 203
Ball State University
Muncie, IN 47306

Phone: 765-285-5400
Fax: 765-285-5401
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