Department Chair

  • Denise Massman, MFA
    Associate Professor of Creative Arts
    Foy Hall 305
    (518) 786-5054

Paul Konye, PhD, Associate Professor of Creative Arts (Music)


Paul Konye, PhD, Associate Professor of Creative Arts (Music)
307 Foy Hall

PhD, Musicology, University of Kentucky School of Music
MA, Music, University of Maine at Orono
Higher National Diploma, The Polytechnic Ibadan

Dr. Konye studied music theory with Joel Lester at City College of New York, composition with Joe Baber at the University of Kentucky, chamber music with Ms. Rogell at the New England Conservatory, and conducting with Vincent LaSelva at the Juilliard School. His latest composition Migrations: A Global Portrait is on Vol. 14 on ERM label. Dr. Konye frequently participates in chamber music performances. As a conductor, Paul Konye has conducted college, community, and professional orchestras. He is presently teaches a variety of courses in music and conducts the Siena Chamber Orchestra. Dr. Konye was also the conductor of the Clifton Park Community, and Muson Symphony Orchestra.