George Mason University
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George Mason University

Anthony Maiello


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  • 703-993-1383 (office)
  • de Laski Performing Arts Bldg, A436
    4400 University Drive, MS 3E3
    Fairfax, VA 22030

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Anthony J. Maiello, a professor of music, teaches applied lessons in conducting, aural skills, and classes in instrumental conducting. From 1996 to 2009, he conducted the Mason Symphony Orchestra and Chamber Orchestra. Under his direction, ensembles at Mason and the Crane School of Music, Potsdam College of SUNY, commissioned new works, made recordings and appeared at national and international conferences. Maiello makes professional appearances nationally and abroad, conducting music festivals, adjudicating ensembles and presenting lectures and workshops. He conducted musical activities for the Gold Medal Ceremonies at the 1980 Winter Olympics in Lake Placid, New York; served as musical director for Music Festivals International; was president of the International Association of Jazz Educators, New York State Chapter; and is a guest clinician for Yamaha and Warner Bros. Publications. His professional recording credits include conducting the American Wind Symphony and additional studio ensembles for Alfred/Belwin Publications. Maiello received his bachelor’s and master’s degrees in music education from Ithaca College and has extensive experience teaching in public schools and at the university level. Maiello has published musical compositions for string orchestra, and is founder and conductor/artistic director of the American Festival Pops Orchestra.


MS, Music Education, Ithaca College (1967)

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Appointment: Tenured

Faculty Rank: Professor

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