Faculty Bios

BRASS
Jason Bergman
, D.M.A.—trumpet
Heidi Lucas, D.M.A.—horn
Ben McIlwain, D.M.—trombone
Richard Perry, D.M.A.—tuba/euphonium
Strings/Orchestra

Jay Dean, D.M.A.—orchestra
Hsiaopei Lee, D.M.A.—viola
Marcos Machado, D.M.A.—bass
Stephen Redfield, D.M.A.—violin
Alexander Russakovsky, D.M.A.—cello
Nicholas Ciraldo, D.M.A.—classical guitar

Woodwind
Julie Hudik
, Dip. —oboe
Lawrence S. Gwozdz, D.M.A.—saxophone
Jackie McIlwain, D.M.—clarinet
Danilo Mezzadri, D.M.A.—flute
Kim Woolly, D.M.—bassoon

Percussion/Piano
Ellen Price Elder
, D.M.A.—piano
Joo-hae Kim, D.M.A.—accompanist
Lois Ann Leventhal, D.M.A.—piano
Elizabeth Moak, D.M.A.—piano
Pablo Sotomayor, D.M.A.—accompanist
John A. Wooton, D.M.A.—percussion

Vocal/Choral
Kimberley M. Davis
, D.M.A.—voice
J. Taylor Hightower, D.M.—voice
Maryann Kyle, D.M.A.—voice, opera
Larry D. Smith, D.M.A.—voice, handbells
John Flanery, D.M.A.—choral activities
Gregory A. Fuller, Ph.D.—choral activities

Music History/Theory
Danny Beard
, Ph.D.—music theory
Joseph Brumbeloe
, Ph.D.—music theory
Chris Goertzen, Ph.D.—musicology
Edward Hafer, Ph.D.—musicology
Douglas Rust, Ph.D.—music theory

Music Education
Stacey Weeks Miles, M.M.E.—music education
Steven R. Moser, Ph.D.—conducting/music ed.
Webb Parker, Ph.D.—music education
Amanda Schlegel, Ph.D.—music education
Mark Waymire, Ph.D.—music education

Bands/Jazz
Catherine Ann Rand
, D.M.A.—bands, conducting
Mohamad Schuman, D.M.A.—bands
James Standland, D.M.A.—bands
Lawrence M. Panella, M.M.—jazz studies

Adjunct Faculty
Christopher Alford, M.M.— jazz guitar
Kerrin Hightower, M.M.— voice
Patricia Malone, D.M.A. — music theory
Brian Paden, M.M.— music appreciation
Susan Mezzadri, D.M.A. — music theory
Samuel Porter, D.M.A.— organ
Jennifer Hart, A.B.D.— music theory, music appreciation
James Westfall, M.M.— jazz piano
Luigi Zaninelli, Dip. — composition