Dr. Byron Cartwright

Byron Cartwright
  • Title: Professor of Music, Department Chair
  • Department: Fine Arts
  • Phone: 706-385-1057
  • Email: byron.cartwright@point.edu


  • B.S.M.—Cincinnati Christian University
  • M.S.M.—Cincinnati Christian University
  • M.M.—Conservatory of Music, University of Cincinnati
  • D.M.A.—Southern Baptist Theological Seminary

Courses Taught

Voice, Concert Choir, Music History, Philosophy of Music, Worship, Leadership, Music Ministry courses

Where are you from?

Indianapolis, Indiana & Cincinnati, Ohio

What brought you to Point University?

Mrs. Cartwright and I were hired to develop a music degree program.

What are some of your hobbies?

Gardening, architecture, history

What advice would you give to new students?

Communicate with your professors, work outside of class, learn to love to read

What are your research interests?

Philosophy of Music

Are there any interesting facts about yourself that you would like to share with new or current Point students?

I have five wonderful grandchildren. I have done community and professional theater.

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