Founding Editor of Bulletin of the Council for Research in Music Education and Quarterly Journal of Music Teaching and Learning
Dr. Richard Colwell is recognized at the preeminent music education researcher in the world today. He is professor Emeritus of Music Education at the University of Illinois and the New England Conservatory of Music and the founding editor of the Bulletin of the Council for Research in Music Education and the Quarterly Journal of Music Teaching and Learning. He is also a Guggenheim scholar and a member of MENC's Hall of Fame. He is the author of numerous books, chapters, and articles on the subject of music education curriculum, methods, evaluation, and research. He is the editor of the MENC Handbook of Research Methodologies, the MENC Handbook of Musical Cognition and Development, and The New Handbook Of Research On Music Teaching And Learning.