John
Bullard
Adjunct Professor, School of Music

Teaching at Cairn since 2013

John Bullard

Education

  • B.A. Hampden-Sydney College, Bachelor of Music V.C.U.

Biography

John Bullard teaches Classical Banjo Instruction in the School of Music at Cairn University.

Mr. Bullard has attracted international attention for his work in developing and transcribing classical repertoire for the five-string banjo. His critically acclaimed CD releases include John Bullard – The Classical Banjo on the Dargason label and Bach on the Banjo on Albany Records. In 2005, he became the first classical banjoist to graduate from Virginia Commonwealth University’s Department of Music with a Bachelor of Music degree in Performance. Graduating magna cum laude, John was inducted into Pi Kappa Lambda, the prestigious national music honor society.

Additional Information

Awards and Honors:
Pi Kappa Lambda, 2005.

Publications & Presentations:

Scales and Arpeggios for Classical Banjo, The Classical Banjo, Bach for the Banjo

Teaching at Cairn since 2013