Evelyn K. Orman, Professor of Music at the University of North Carolina at Charlotte is author of the seminal studies published in refereed research journals investigating the use of immersive virtual reality to enhance music teaching and learning. Her research appears in leading peer-reviewed journals, including the American Journal of Distance Education, Journal of Band Research, Journal of Music Teacher Education, Journal of Music Therapy, Journal of Research in Music Education, and Update: Applications of Research in Music Education. She is a past member of the editorial boards of Update: Applications of Research in Music Education and the Journal of Research in Music Education. From 2012-2018, Orman was the United States Commissioner for the International Society for Music Education (ISME) Research Commission and was Chair of the Research Commission from 2016-2018. Recently, she served as a member of a Scientific Research Review Panel for the National Center for Complementary and Integrative Health (NCCIH) at the National Institutes of Health (NIH).