Music Department
Holloway Hall

Lee Knier

Lee Knier relocated to the Eastern Shore following a career as a music educator in Pennsylvania and New Jersey. A graduate of both Temple and Arcadia Universities, he earned degrees in Music Education and Performance with concentrations in trombone and conducting. He is presently conducting the Wind Ensemble at Salisbury University and teaching courses in music and applied brass lessons.

He has also served as Interim Conductor of the Salisbury Symphony Orchestra, Assistant Conductor of the New Jersey Youth Symphony Orchestra and Assistant Director of Bands at Temple University.

Formerly a trombonist with St. Peter by the Sea Orchestra, he has also performed regularly with the Mid Atlantic Symphony, Metro Lyric Opera Orchestra, Garden State Philharmonic, Main Line Symphony, Brookdale Big Band, Tex Benecke and the Modernaires and the Steel Pier Show Band. He has also toured with the Nelson Riddle Orchestra and the Glenn MillerOrchestra with Buddy DeFranco.

Lee lives in Salisbury with his wife Veronica, pianist, and their sons Keith and Christopher.

Fulton Hall (FH) 238
410-677-5331 or ext 75331
E-mail: leknier@salisbury.edu