BM, James Madison University; MA and DMA, University of Iowa. Dr. Buddo was on the faculty at Baylor University in Waco, TX, for 16 years, the last six of which he spent as Associate Dean for Administrative Affairs. He has taught double bass at Baylor University, Augustana College in Rock Island, Illinois, the University of Northern Iowa, and Birch Creek Summer Music Festival. As a bassist he has performed with the Fort Worth and Waco Symphony Orchestras, the Des Moines Symphony Orchestra, the Quad-City Symphony Orchestra, the Cedar Rapids Symphony Orchestra, the Waterloo-Cedar Falls Symphony Orchestra, the Roanoke Symphony and the Bedford Springs Music Festival. Dr. Buddo has directed the Iowa City Youth Orchestra, and is the founding conductor of the Waco Symphony Youth Orchestra.