Peter Paolucci, Ph.D.



Musician




blue sphereProfessional musician (bass guitar, acoustic guitar, banjo, and piano). Performed professionally for 50 years in Blues, R & B, Country, and mainstream pop in the cities of Winnipeg, Calgary, and Toronto.

blue sphere2006 - current: vocals, guitar and bass guitar with The Coyotes and singer, guitar and bass guitar with The SongDogs.

blue sphere This musical expertise informed my teaching in Music and Society SoSc 2830 for a decade (1985-1995), and in Stories in Diverse Media HUM 1780 (2004), Canadian Folk Culture Hum 120 (1978-1980) and The Canadian Experience (1986-1987). ). It is also invaluable for the study and teaching of poetry.

blue sphere 1979 - 1985: Assistant store manager of The Music Shoppe 8172 Yonge Street, Thornhill. Also manager of the teaching division with responsibility for budget, HR, and curriculum design and evaluation. This experience contributed to my successful administration of academically funded projects (my own and others), and to the success I had as Coordinator of the Professional Writing Program.