LTC Steven Thorp

Title: Faculty - Chorus
Department: Humanities
Phone: (575) 624-8443
Office: Pearson Auditorium 209

FALL 2017 Schedule
Course IDSecCourse NameHS/JC
MUS 011C09Chapel Choir (C) 6th ClassHS
MUS 011L00Applied Lessons 6th ClassHS
MUS 011P10Chapel Choir (P) 6th ClassHS
MUS 011S01Concert Choir 6th ClassHS
MUS 011V11Vocal Ensemble 6th ClassHS
MUS 021C09Chapel Choir (C) 5th ClassHS
MUS 021L00Applied Lessons 5th ClassHS
MUS 021P10Chapel Choir (P) 5th ClassHS
MUS 021S01Concert Choir 5th ClassHS
MUS 021V11Vocal Ensemble 5th ClassHS
MUS 031C09Chapel Choir (C) 4th ClassHS
MUS 031L00Applied Lessons 4th ClassHS
MUS 031P10Chapel Choir (P) 4th ClassHS
MUS 031S01Concert Choir 4th ClassHS
MUS 031V11Vocal Ensemble 4th ClassHS
MUS 041C09Chapel Choir (C) 3rd ClassHS
MUS 041L00Applied Lessons 3rd ClassHS
MUS 041P10Chapel Choir (P) 3rd ClassHS
MUS 041S01Concert Choir 3rd ClassHS
MUS 041V11Vocal Ensemble 3rd ClassHS
MUSC 105101Concert Choir IJC
MUSC 107109Catholic Chapel Choir IJC
MUSC 109110Protestant Chapel Choir IJC
MUSC 111100Applied Music LsnsJC
MUSC 113111Vocal Ensemble IJC
MUSC 130305Music AppreciationJC
MUSC 205101Concert Choir IIJC
MUSC 207109Catholic Choir IIJC
MUSC 209110Protestant Chapel Choir IIJC
MUSC 211100Applied Music Lessons IIJC
MUSC 213111Vocal Ensemble IIJC
Thorp, Steven
Educational Background:
LTC Steven M. Thorp began his collegiate studies in his hometown, Alamogordo, New Mexico, at the local branch of New Mexico State University. He later transferred to Eastern New Mexico University in Portales, New Mexico, with scholarships in vocal and instrumental music. While there, he performed in principal choral and instrumental ensembles, music theater productions, and regional solo competitions and worked as a local church music director. LTC Thorp graduated summa cum laude with a BME from Eastern New Mexico University in 1981 and received his MM from ENMU in 1989.
LTC Thorp began his teaching career with the Portales Municipal Schools and in 1985 moved to Roswell, New Mexico, to become the choral director at Roswell High School. LTC Thorp became the Choral Director at New Mexico Military Institute in 1997 where he currently conducts NMMI choral groups, teaches Music Appreciation, and serves as Music Department Chair.
Honors, Awards and Publications:
While at NMMI, LTC Thorp has been honored as the recipient of the COL John C. Kost Professorship and the Funk Excellence in Teaching Award.
LTC Thorp is a member of the Phi Kappa Lambda Music Honor Society, the Music Educators National Conference and the American Choral Directors Association.