Headshot of Penn State Music Education Assistant Professor Bryan Nichols

Nichols’ article addresses equity in music education during pandemic

Bryan E. Nichols, assistant professor of music education, recently had an article, “Equity in Music Education: Access to Learning During the Pandemic and Beyond,” published in Music Educators Journal. A former middle and high school music teacher, he teaches choral methods and leads the Penn State University Choir. His research centers on singing accuracy and pitch perception. He is a founder of the Penn State Pitch Exploration Lab, a space for undergraduates or graduates from any major on campus to explore music, brain and psychology topics. Nichols is a life member of the American Choral Directors Association (ACDA) and has served in leadership positions in ACDA and National Association for Music Education (NAfME).