College of Arts and Communication
Upham Hall

George Ferencz

  • Office Location: Center Of The Arts 2015
  • Phone: (262) 472-4842
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  • Department(s): Music


B.M., B.M.E., Ohio State University; M.A., Ph.D., Kent State University


A published author, composer, and arranger, Dr. Ferencz performs weekly as solo pianist at The Fireside restaurant in Fort Atkinson.  He edited The Broadway Sound: The Autobiography and Selected Essays of Robert Russell Bennett (U. of Rochester Press, 1999) and is recognized internationally as the leading authority on Bennett's career. Publications also include six entries in the latest New Grove Dictionary of Music and Musicians and piano-vocal selections from recent Broadway musicals Wicked, Urinetown, and Avenue Q (Hal Leonard). He has received both the campus's Roseman Award for teaching excellence and its Faculty Research Award.

Classes Taught

Music Theory, Aural Skills, Arranging