Music: Faculty
& Staff

Faculty and Staff

Karen T. Biscay, M.M.

Chairperson of the Music Department, Associate Professor, Music


  • M.M., Bowling Green State University
  • B.M,. Bowling Green State University

Areas of expertise

  • Voice
  • Choir
  • Music Appreciation
  • Advanced Music Appreciation
  • Basic Musicianship
  • Conducting
  • Ensemble Leadership
  • Topics in Music
  • Music for Teachers of Young Children
  • Survey of Music History I & II

Recent presentations

  • Presenter at Liturgical Workshop, Holy Angels Parish, Sandusky, Ohio Workshop for Cantors and Workshop for Lectors

Recent publications

  • 2011: 125th Anniversary Hymn commissioned by St. Lucas Lutheran Church, Toledo OH
  • 2008: Arranged set of Polish Carols for St. Hedwig Catholic Church benefit Christmas Concert
  • 2006-2007: Set of Christmas choral pieces on poems of Michael D. Biscay
  • 2003: New SATB arrangement of “Follow the Drinking Gourd” from Freedom Sings!
  • 1999: Of the Father’s Love Begotten for TBB (arr. for Good Company CD)
  • 2000: Quem Pastores for SATB (arr. for Good Company CD

Recent awards and recognition

  • Promotion to Associate Professor (2011)
  • Promotion to Assistant Professor; secured grant mentioned above (2006)
  • Nominated for Teaching Excellence Award (2001, 2002, 2003)


Karen Biscay
Karen Thornton Biscay
Office: FC/LL 5