Herbert Marshall Headshot

Chair, Professional Studies Department
Ph.D., Temple University

Herbert David Marshall

Herbert Marshall HeadshotChair, Professional Studies Department
Professor, Music Education

Ph.D., Temple University
M.M., Syracuse University
B.A., Michigan State University



Dr. Herbert Marshall is professor of music education and chair of the professional studies department at Baldwin Wallace University Conservatory of Music. He taught general and instrumental music for eleven years in public schools in upstate New York. In addition, he has taught music classes for children from birth to preschool age in Philadelphia, Atlanta and Michigan. Research interests include music acquisition, general and instrumental music methodology, multi-cultural music, measurement and evaluation, reflective teaching practice and urban education. Dr. Marshall writes a regular column for General Music Today and serves on the editorial board of Research and Issues in Music Education. He maintains an active schedule as a clinician, consultant, adjudicator and conductor, and he teaches workshops for the Gordon Institute of Music Learning. His musical and educational activities on five continents have prompted a lifelong interest in studying and sharing diverse musical styles and means of transmission throughout the world.