UCF Music Department
Benjamin Lieser

Benjamin Lieser

  • Assistant Professor

benjamin.lieser@ucf.edu
407-823-0528
Office Hours: by appointment
Campus Location: PACM212
View CV

Benjamin Lieser serves as Assistant Professor of Music in Applied Horn at the University of Central Florida School of Performing Arts. He holds degrees from Florida State University (BA, DM) and the University of Cincinnati (MM). His teachers include William Capps, Randy Gardner, Michelle Stebleton, Duane Duggar, and Randall Faust.

He is currently principal horn of the Brevard Symphony Orchestra, and a member of the Bach Festival Society Orchestra, and the Walt Disney World Orchestra. He has performed with the Florida Orchestra, the Jacksonville Symphony, the Cincinnati Opera, the Orlando Philharmonic and the Tallahassee Symphony Orchestra.

Dr. Lieser has been a featured soloist with the OFUNAM orchestra in Mexico City, and performed as a regional artist at the Central Florida Horn Workshops, The Southeast Horn Workshops, and the International Horn Symposiums. As a member of the UCF Faculty Woodwind Quintet, he has performed for the International Double Reed Society.

Previously, Benjamin taught at Stetson University in Deland, FL, and has served as a secondary music educator in both public and private schools in Jacksonville and Orlando.

Listen on Soundcloud

Education

  • D.M. in Brass Performance from Florida State University (2015)
  • M.M. in Horn Performance from University of Cincinnati (2001)
  • B.A. in Music from Florida State University (1999)

Research Interests

Music and the Brain, Chamber Music, Contemporary Music

Recent Research Activities

The horn music of Mark Schultz.

Selected Publications

Book Reviews

  • Benjamin Lieser. Review of In Dulci Jubilo by JS Bach arranged for brass quintet by Ken Piotrowski. The Horn Call. February 2019, p. 85.

Activities

International Horn Society

Florida Bandmasters Association

National Association of College Wind and Percussion Instructors

College Music Society

Courses

No courses found for Spring 2021.

Course Number Course Title Mode Date and Time Syllabus
80743 MUE2460 Brass Techniques Face to Face Instruction (P) Tu,Th 08:00 AM - 08:50 AM Not Online
No Description Available
81748 MUL2010H Hon Enjoyment of Music Video Strmng (V) COVID DL exmp M,W,F 10:30 AM - 11:20 AM Not Online
No Description Available
92123 MUL4443 Brass Literature and Pedagogy Video Strmng (V) COVID DL exmp Tu,Th 10:30 AM - 11:45 AM Not Online
No Description Available
92124 MUL5448 Brass Literature and Pedagogy Video Strmng (V) COVID DL exmp Tu,Th 10:30 AM - 11:45 AM Not Online
No Description Available
81313 MUN3431L Brass Quintet Face to Face Instruction (P) M,W 12:30 PM - 01:20 PM Not Online
No Description Available
80697 MVB1212 Secondary French Horn Face to Face Instruction (P) F 11:30 AM - 12:20 PM Not Online
No Description Available
80514 MVB1412 French Horn Ⅰ Face to Face Instruction (P) F 11:30 AM - 12:20 PM Not Online
No Description Available
80519 MVB2422 French Horn Ⅱ Face to Face Instruction (P) F 11:30 AM - 12:20 PM Not Online
No Description Available
80524 MVB3432 French Horn Ⅲ Face to Face Instruction (P) F 11:30 AM - 12:20 PM Not Online
No Description Available
81210 MVB3432 French Horn Ⅲ Face to Face Instruction (P) F 11:30 AM - 12:20 PM Not Online
No Description Available
80529 MVB4442 French Horn Ⅳ Face to Face Instruction (P) F 11:30 AM - 12:20 PM Not Online
No Description Available
80534 MVB5452 French Horn Ⅴ Face to Face Instruction (P) F 11:30 AM - 12:20 PM Not Online
No Description Available
80899 MVB6462 French Horn Ⅵ Face to Face Instruction (P) F 11:30 AM - 12:20 PM Not Online
No Description Available

No courses found for Summer 2020.

Course Number Course Title Mode Date and Time Syllabus
17937 MUN3431L Brass Quintet Face to Face Instruction (P) Not Online
No Description Available
18604 MUS4923 Music Performance Workshop Face to Face Instruction (P) M,W 04:30 PM - 05:45 PM Available
No Description Available
18605 MUS5927 Music Performance Workshop Face to Face Instruction (P) M,W 04:30 PM - 05:45 PM Not Online
No Description Available
17087 MVB1212 Secondary French Horn Face to Face Instruction (P) F 11:30 AM - 12:20 PM Available
No Description Available
17090 MVB1412 French Horn Ⅰ Face to Face Instruction (P) F 11:30 AM - 12:20 PM Available
No Description Available
17095 MVB2422 French Horn Ⅱ Face to Face Instruction (P) F 11:30 AM - 12:20 PM Available
No Description Available
17100 MVB3432 French Horn Ⅲ Face to Face Instruction (P) F 11:30 AM - 12:20 PM Available
No Description Available
17357 MVB3432 French Horn Ⅲ Face to Face Instruction (P) F 11:30 AM - 12:20 PM Available
No Description Available
17217 MVB4442 French Horn Ⅳ Face to Face Instruction (P) F 11:30 AM - 12:20 PM Available
No Description Available
17109 MVB5452 French Horn Ⅴ Face to Face Instruction (P) F 11:30 AM - 12:20 PM Not Online
No Description Available
17488 MVB6462 French Horn Ⅵ Face to Face Instruction (P) F 11:30 AM - 12:20 PM Not Online
No Description Available
Course Number Course Title Mode Date and Time Syllabus
89540 MUE2460 Brass Techniques Face to Face Instruction (P) Tu,Th 08:00 AM - 08:50 AM Available
No Description Available
90714 MUL2010H Hon Enjoyment of Music Face to Face Instruction (P) M,W,F 10:30 AM - 11:20 AM Available

This course is an exploration of Western Art Music (often called “Classical” music).  Our study will examine music from this time through the Renaissance, Baroque, Classical, Romantic, and 20th Century, where we will develop an understanding of the musical principles, instruments, musical forms, and techniques associated with each of these historical phases.

90182 MUN3431L Brass Quintet Face to Face Instruction (P) Available
No Description Available
89487 MVB1212 Secondary French Horn Face to Face Instruction (P) F 11:30 AM - 12:20 PM Available
No Description Available
89295 MVB1412 French Horn Ⅰ Face to Face Instruction (P) F 11:30 AM - 12:20 PM Available
No Description Available
89300 MVB2422 French Horn Ⅱ Face to Face Instruction (P) F 11:30 AM - 12:20 PM Available
No Description Available
89305 MVB3432 French Horn Ⅲ Face to Face Instruction (P) F 11:30 AM - 12:20 PM Available
No Description Available
90062 MVB3432 French Horn Ⅲ Face to Face Instruction (P) F 11:30 AM - 12:20 PM Available
No Description Available
89310 MVB4442 French Horn Ⅳ Face to Face Instruction (P) F 11:30 AM - 12:20 PM Available
No Description Available
89315 MVB5452 French Horn Ⅴ Face to Face Instruction (P) F 11:30 AM - 12:20 PM Not Online
No Description Available
89707 MVB6462 French Horn Ⅵ Face to Face Instruction (P) F 11:30 AM - 12:20 PM Not Online
No Description Available

Updated: Jan 7, 2020

Music Department • College of Arts & Humanities at the University of Central Florida
Phone: 407-823-2869 Fax: 407-823-3378 • E-mail: ucfmusic@ucf.edu