Jamal Rossi named new dean of Eastman School of Music

Updated: 05/14/2014 11:30 AM
Created: 05/13/2014 8:55 PM WHEC.com

The Eastman School of Music has named its new dean.

Jamal J. Rossi was officially named the dean of the Eastman School of Music. He served as executive associate dean at Eastman from 2007 until September 2013. Rossi replaces Douglas Lowry, who resigned for health reasons. Lowry died of cancer in October.

Rossi came to the Eastman School of Music in 2005 as senior associate dean. He also served as executive associate dean from 2007 until last September.

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