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Music Faculty by Area

Administrative Faculty

Dean of College of Music & Performing Arts
Dr. Stephen Eaves

Director, School of Music (Academic Studies)
Dr. Jeremy Lane

Associate Director, School of Music (Performance Studies)
Dr. Jeffrey W. Kirk

Assistant Director, School of Music (Graduate Studies)
Ms. Kathryn Paradise

Undergraduate Program Coordinators

Bachelor of Arts Degree  - Dr. Peter Lamothe
Church Music - Mr. Wayne Causey
Commercial Music - Mr. Keith Mason
Composition - Dr. Mark Volker
International Studies - Dr. Ted Wylie
Music Education - Dr. Lesley Mann
Music History - Dr. Terry Klefstad
Music Minor - Dr. Donald Byrd
Music Technology - Mr. Keith Mason
Musical Theatre - Mrs. Nancy Allen
Music Therapy - Dr. Alejandra Ferrer
Music with an Outside Minor - Dr. Peter Lamothe
Piano Pedagogy  - Dr. Kristian Klefstad
Music Theory - Dr. Richard Hoffman

Applied Coordinators

Composition - Dr. Mark Volker
Instrumental Studies - Dr. Joel Treybig
     Guitar - Mr. John Pell
     Percussion - Dr. Christopher Norton
     Strings - Ms. Elisabeth Small
Keyboard Studies - Dr. Daniel Landes
Vocal Studies - Dr. Mark Whatley
     Commercial Voice Liaison - Mrs. Sandra Dudley

Ensemble Coordinators

Choral Ensembles - Dr. Jeffery Ames
Instrumental Ensembles - Dr. Barry Kraus

 Performance Faculty

Brass

Cates, Gerald - Tuba & Euphonium
Johnson, Tara - French Horn
Phillips, Jeff - Trombone
Patrick, Steve - Commercial Trumpet
Rymes, Christopher - Commercial Trumpet
Gregory Snyder - Brass Methods
Treybig, Joel - Trumpet - Coordinator of Instrumental Studies

 

Guitar/Bass

Barnett, Mark - Banjo/Guitar/Mandolin
Cardoni, John - Guitar
DaSilva, Mario - Guitar
Godwin, Mark - Guitar
McPhail, Adam - Guitar
Nitti, Adam - Commercial Bass
Oliveira, Paulo - Guitar
Palmer, Nick - Commercial Guitar
Pell, John - Guitar- Coordinator of Guitar Studies
Perry, Francis - Guitar
Rogers, Jefferson - Guitar
Thompson, Robert - Guitar
Valeras, Michael - Guitar
Valine, Ben - Guitar/Mandolin
Vogt, Roy - Electric Bass

Piano/Keyboard

Belfiglio, Anthony - Commercial
Bennett, Elena - Classical
Burgett, Eric - Classical
Coble, Josh - Organ
Dudley, Bruce - Commercial
Elsberry, Kris - Classical
Endahl, Matt - Commercial
Gaskill, Emily - Classical
Harmon, Linda - Classical
Klefstad, Kristian - Classical
Kwak, Julia - Classical
Landes, Dan - Classical - Coordinator of Keyboard Studies
Lisenby, Jeff - Commercial and Classical
Marler, Robert - Classical
McKay, David - Class
Risinger, Andrew - Organ
Shadinger, Richard - Carillon, Harpsichord
Sharp, Allison - Classical
Thurmon, Joy - Classical
Willets, Steve - Commercial

Percussion

Finnie, Marcus - Commercial
Kemp, Todd - Classical
London, Todd - Commercial
Norton, Christopher - Classical - Coordinator of Percussion
Watson, Derico - Commercial

Strings

Barnett, Mark - Banjo/Guitar/Mandolin
Bressman, Paula - Harp
Conti, Maria - Violin
Contreras, Billy - Commercial Violin
Cote, Sarah - Viola/Violin
Hoffman, Alison Gooding - Violin
Joines, Veronica -  Violin
Joseph, Ryan - Commercial Violin
Miranda, Carmine - Cello
Nelson, Craig - Bass
Silverman, Tracy - Commercial Violin
Small, Elisabeth - Violin - Coordinator of Strings

Voice - Classical

Alexander, Rebekah
Carr Forsythe, Angela
Coleman, Jennifer - Coordinator Vocal Arts Lab
Cunningham, Lindsay
Fisher, Jocelyn
Garbis, Leslie
George, Mary
Roberts, Patricia
Santos Villalobos, Abigail
Sokolnicki, Savanna
Thress, Mark
Whatley, Mark - Coordinator of Vocal Studies
Whitten, Kristi - Director of Opera Theatre 
Wylie, Ted

Voice - Commercial

Adlington, Stephanie
Bennett, Bruce
Dudley, Sandra - Commercial Vocal Liaison
Hoppenjans, Kelly
Paradise, Kathryn
Smiley, Henry
Wigginton, James R.


 

Musical Theatre

Allen, Nancy - Coordinator of Musical Theatre
Aubrey, Erica
Burks, Jo Lynn
Shamburger, David


 

Woodwinds

Graham, Alex - Saxophone
Lochrie, Daniel - Clarinet
Shankle, Dong-Yun - Bassoon
Treybig, Carolyn - Flute
Van de Ven, Rebecca - Oboe