College of Liberal Arts
UT Arlington Music
UT Arlington Music Department

Dr. Diane Lange

Professor, Music Education Area Coordinator
Area: Music Education

Phone: 817-272-2434
Office Location: FA 367B
Degree(s): Ph.D. Michigan State, M.M Central Michigan, B.M.E Central Michigan
Mentis Profile:

Diane Lange is Professor, Area Coordinator for Music Education and Associate Chair of the Music Department at The University of Texas at Arlington where she oversees the music education area and teaches undergraduate and graduate courses in Early Childhood and Elementary Music Education.  She also teaches early childhood music at her private studio, The Musical Treehouse.

Dr. Lange has taught elementary music for ten years in both Michigan and Nevada. She received her Orff Levels and Master Class at Memphis State University and GIML Level I and II at Michigan State University.  She is a certified faculty member where she teaches GIML Level I around the country.  

Dr. Lange received her Bachelor of Music in Education and Master of Music from Central Michigan University and Ph.D. from Michigan State University. She has presented clinics and workshops at multiple state, national, and international conferences. She has published Together in Harmony:  Combining Orff Schulwerk and Music Learning Theory, Together Again in Harmony:  Combining Orff Schulwerk and Music Learning Theory, a chapter on combining Music Learning Theory and Orff Schulwerk that appeared in Music Learning Theory: Theory in Practice and several articles on combining Orff Schulwerk and Music Learning Theory.  Also, she is a co-author for Jump Right In:  The Elementary Music Curriculum, Grades Kindergarten and 5.  Dr. Lange has held executive board positions with the Gordon Institute for Music Learning, North Texas chapter of AOSA and Early Childhood Music and Movement Association.