Adjunct Assistant Professor
- Program:Vocal Arts and Opera
- Division:Classical Performance and Composition
- Expertise:Musical Theatre
Parmer Fuller, adjunct assistant professor, musical theatre, has written scores for twenty films, for television series and episodes, symphonies, a ballet, an opera, two musical comedies, choral and chamber works and songs. He is a member of the Academy of Television Arts and Sciences. Mr. Fuller has received the Henri Mancini Prize for dramatic composition and three Frank Sinatra Prizes for jazz arranging and jazz performance. As a concert and society pianist, he has entertained numerous celebrities, including Presidents Reagan, Bush and Ford, Helmet Schmidt, Vaclav Havel, Jimmy Stewart and Luciano Pavarotti. He has conducted various orchestras, including the Young Musicians Foundation Orchestra in a concert honoring and attended by Leonard Bernstein. He is music director of the San Diego Civic Light Opera at the Starlight Bowl, conducting three to six musicals there each year.