Martha Malkiewicz Adjunct Professor
BM - Indiana University
MM - Eastman School of Music (University of Rochester)
Martha Malkiewicz joined the bassoon section of the Buffalo Philharmonic Orchestra (BPO) in 1984 and the faculty of Canisius College in 1987. She received her bachelor of music performance degree from Indiana University and her and master of performance and master of music education degrees from the Eastman School of Music. Malkiewicz did advanced study at the Hochschule for Music in Vienna, Austria.
She has been a member of the Evansville Symphony Orchestra and the Charleston Symphony Orchestra and has performed in Italy, Austria, Germany and Hawaii. She has taught at the College of Charleston, Geneseo State College and Villa Maria College. Malkiewicz designed and currently teaches the course, Canisius and the BPO Experience, which brings BPO musicians and staff members to the college and takes Canisius students to Kleinhans Music Hall for concerts and backstage viewing of the BPO.
Malkiewicz is the 2007 recipient of the College of Arts and Sciences Adjunct Faculty Teaching Award.