Suzanne L Burton


Phone: (302) 831-0390


Office: 313 Amy Dupont Music Building

Journalists: Andrea Boyle Tippett (UD Media Relations) can assist with interview requests for this expert. 302-831-1421,
  • Specializes in music teacher preparation in authentic and global contexts, early childhood and K-12 general music.
  • Can discuss music acquisition and the development of music literacy, school-university partnerships, education policy, and professional development for music educators.
  • Lead editor and author of the books, "Learning from Young Children: Research in Early Childhood Music" and "Engaging Musical Practices: A Sourcebook for Middle School General Music." Editor and author of the book, "Engaging Musical Practices: A Sourcebook for Middle School General Music."

Web Site:

Professor, Music

In The News:
ProjectMUSIC (WHYY, Philadelphia)

UDaily Articles:
Delaware's Burton wins music educator award
Blue Hen Quartet brings strings to second-graders
UD hosts Gordon Institute for Music Learning

music, teaching, teacher education, early childhood, policy