Performing and Fine ArtsSCHOOL OF ARTS AND SCIENCES
Michael J. DiMeo, M.S.
Adjunct Lecturer of Music
Office: 219 White Hall
Band director Michael J. DiMeo received his B.S. and M.S. in Music Education from the Crane School of Music at SUNY Potsdam. He is a veteran Utica area performer and instructor, having spent 30 years as an educator in Westmoreland and New Hartford central school districts.
At New Hartford High School, he helped their marching band become State Champions on four occasions. He has devoted his time to several competitive marching band circuits and received two outstanding soloist awards as Head Brass Instructor/Soloist for the Syracuse Brigadiers Drum and Bugle Corps.
In addition to directing the Utica College Concert Band, Mike conducts the New Hartford Citizens Band in the summer and was a member of the versatile group “Classified” (which was recently inducted into the Rome Arts Hall of Fame.)
Michael resides in New Hartford; he and his wife Bernadette have two children and two grandchildren.