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Music Faculty


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Meet the Music Faculty


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Ryan Board

Director of Choral Activities

Tony Cason

Visiting Professor of Music
Conductor, University Orchestra
Director, Wind Ensemble
Director, Pep Band
Conductor, University Musical and Opera Productions

Gary Cobb

Professor of Music



Keith Colclough

Professor of Music 

Melanie Emelio

Professor of Music


Lincoln Hanks

N. Lincoln Hanks

Professor of Music
Coordinator of Music


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Louise Lofquist

Associate Professor of Music

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Christopher Parkening

Distinguished Professor of Music
Chair in Classical Guitar

Henry Price

Professor of Music


David Wilkinson

Professor of Music

Adjunct Professors of Music

Matthew Brown Music Theory, Aural Skills
Maria Casale Harp
Keumhwa Cha Violin
Tamara Chernyak Violin
Rufus Choi Piano
Anastasios Comanescu Guitar
Andrew Cook Cello
Michael Scott Harris Voice
Scott Higgins Percussion
Alma Fernandez Viola
Edward Francis Piano

Mary Gale


Susan Greenberg Flute
Hiroyo Hatsuyama Piano
Dave Holben Tuba
Leslie Lashinsky Bassoon
Kyung Lee Piano
Lori Maier Voice
Joe Meyer Horn
Beverly Min Piano
Dustin McKinney Trumpet
Barry Newton Double Bass
Ida Nicolosi Voice and Materials, Techniques and Skills in Music
Shari Raynor Piano
Brian Scanlon Jazz and Saxophone
Ted Sugata Oboe
Steven Suminski Trombone

Alexander Treger

Leonora Wagner Music History
Kenton Youngstrom Guitar
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