Dr. Douglas O’Grady

Associate Professor of Music
Department of Music Chair
Audio & Music Production Coordinator, Music Technology, Music Theory
Dr. Douglas OGrady

Dr. Douglas O’Grady is Associate Professor of Music at Western Connecticut State University where he has taught since 2010.  As the creator and coordinator of the Bachelor of Music in Audio and Music Production degree, he teaches courses in Music Industry Studies, Recording, and Audio Production as well as courses in Music Theory and Musicianship.

Dr. O’Grady holds a DMA in Composition from the University of Alabama, a MM in Theory & Composition from the University of Louisiana at Lafayette, a BM in Theory & Composition from the University of Massachusetts Dartmouth, and has completed additional coursework at Boston University and Berklee College of Music.

As a composer, Dr. O’Grady has had performances of his acoustic and electronic music at concerts, festivals, and recitals across the country and across the Atlantic. As an audio engineer he regularly records and mixes performances at WCSU and has recorded and mixed CD releases by the University of Alabama and the Georgia College & State University music departments.  He recently engineered several tracks on a CD featuring some of his original compositions, Moe’s Bit o’Blues, released on Centaur Records.

Dr. O’Grady is a member of the Audio Engineering Society (AES), the College Music Society (CMS), the Society of Composers Inc. (SCI), and is an ASCAP composer and publisher.  He lives in Brookfield, CT with his wife and two sons where he enjoys spending time with his family, writing music, mixing tracks, and brewing beer.

Contact: ogradyd@wcsu.edu

Website: www.DouglasOGrady.com


WCSU Weather Information

Current Conditions in Danbury

Current Conditions

55.1° F
Feels like N/A°

Wind: 7MPH from the S
Humidity: N/A%
Pressure: 30 in.
Dew Point: N/A° F

Emergency / Weather Alert Information

The Emergency / Weather Alert will be posted on the WCSU home page any time an emergency or bad weather causes a delay, cancellation or early closing of the university.

Weather Alert Example

 Visit the Emergency / Weather Alert page

Greater Danbury 5-Day Forecast

Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
Slight chance for a morning shower, partly sunny and pleasant.
Partly sunny and pleasant.
Mostly cloudy, chance for some showers.
Chance for morning rain then some afternoon sunshine.
Mostly sunny and mild.
36° / 59° 34° / 56° 36° / 43° 39° / 54° 33° / 54°