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Tony Payne, D.M.

Associate Professor of Music, Director of Special Programs and Artist Series

Wheaton, IL, US

Professor Payne is Associate Professor of Music, Wheaton College Conservatory of Music






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Northwestern University

D.M., Music Composition


Bowling Green State University

M.M., Music Composition


Wheaton College

B.M., Music Composition


Areas of Expertise and Research Interests

Community Outreach Composition Music Fundraising

Media Appearances

Wheaton College Artist Series offers fresh, exciting concerts for 2016-17 season

Daily Herald  online

Tony Payne wants you to get up from the couch, turn off the TV and try a night out doing something new: attending a Wheaton College Artist Series concert. "You can see anything online, you can hear anything online, but it's not the same thing as listening to it up close and personal," he said. Payne, who serves as general manager of the artist series, said the set of five performances that will take place in Edman Chapel throughout late 2016 and early 2017 are mostly classical music, mixed with a little bit of jazz, pop, folk, sacred music and dance...

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Want to build interfaith friendships? Here's how music can help

Deseret News  online

"It goes back to the Christian scripture. There are references in the Old Testament — most pointedly in the Psalms — about not only singing to the Lord, but singing a new song to the Lord," said Tony Payne, a composer who leads local and global programs for undergraduate music majors at Wheaton College, an evangelical Christian school in Illinois. "In the New Testament, you have the apostle Paul referencing singing to one another with psalms and hymns and other spiritual songs."...

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