Dr. Joseph Henry

Dr. Joseph Henry

Associate Provost, Professor of Music

Office: The Chapel
Phone: (309) 467-6397
Email: jdhenry@eureka.edu


DMA Conducting, Conservatory of Music, University of Missouri in Kansas City, 1991
MM, Conducting, University of Maine, 1985
BS, Music Education, University of Southern Maine, 1976

Teaching Interests

Courses taught at Eureka College include: College Chorale, Chamber Singers, Beginning and Advanced Conducting, Music History, Music Cultures, Secondary Music Methods, Introduction to Music Education, First-Year Seminar, Piano and Voice Studio. Currently serves as a Co-Coordinator of the First-Year Experience Program.

Professional Activity

Artistic Director and Conductor of the Peoria Area Civic Chorale (1994-2011); Conductor of Maine All-State Chorus (May 2013). Lifetime Achievement Award from the Peoria Symphony Symphony Orchestra (2006), Peoria Symphony Hall of Fame Induction (2006), Eureka College Helen Cleaver Award for Excellence in Teaching (2008). Choral ensemble performances presented in Italy, Germany, Austria, Ireland, Hungary, and Czech Republic. Has presented performances and workshops at ACDA and NAfME conventions and served as the President of the Maine Music Educators Association from 1982-1984.


Director of the Annual Eureka College Summer Choral Camp. Enjoys biking, reading, and travel.