Bradley J. Regier

Bradley Regier

Assistant Professor of Music Education

BME, Kansas State University
MME, University of Oklahoma 
PhD, University of Missouri-Columbia



Bradley J. Regier is Assistant Professor of Music Education at Illinois Wesleyan University. At IWU, he teaches courses in music education, supervises student teachers, conducts the Symphonic Winds, and provides oversight to the music education program. Previously he taught instrumental and general music courses in Chase County, Kansas and Cairo, Egypt, and continues to clinic bands and percussion ensembles throughout the Midwest. 

            An active music education researcher, Dr. Regier has been selected to present at state, national, and international conferences including the International Society for Music Education Conference in Helsinki, Finland (2020), the National Association for Music Education National Conference in Kissimmee, Florida (2020), and the Symposium for Music Teacher Education in Greensboro, North Carolina (2019). His research interests include music teacher self-efficacy, instrumental teaching strategies, and preservice teacher preparation. He is published in the Journal of Research in Music Education, International Journal of Music Education, Journal of Music Teacher Education, Update: Applications of Research in Music Education, Missouri Journal of Research in Music Education, and the Missouri School Music Magazine. Beginning in the fall of 2020, Dr. Regier will serve on the editorial board of Contributions of Music Education.

 Dr. Regier received degrees in music education from the University of Missouri-Columbia (PhD), the University of Oklahoma (MME), and Kansas State University (BME).