Dr. William V. May

Professor of Music Education
School of Music
One Bear Place #97408
Baylor University
Waco TX 76798
E-mail: William_May@baylor.edu
Phone: (254) 710-7246
Fax: (254) 710-1191

William V. “Will" May is Professor of Music Education after having served as Dean of the Baylor University School of Music at Baylor University from 2000 until 2014. Prior to coming to Baylor, he served for 20 years at University of North Texas (UNT) College of Music, Denton, TX. At UNT, his administrative posts included interim dean, associate dean, and chairman of the Division of Music Education. Dr. May has been a choral conductor in junior high, high school, university settings and is past president of both the Texas Music Educators Association and the Texas Association of Music Schools. Dr. May is widely published and served on the editorial boards of several journals, including the Journal of Research in Music Education. His book, the Pronunciation Guide For Choral Literature, remained on the Music Educators National Conference “best seller" list for almost 25 years.