Department Chair

Margaret (Midge) Thomas, Sylvia Marx Professor of Music, Chair of the Music Department

Margaret (Midge) Thomas

Sylvia Marx Professor of Music, Chair of the Music Department

Tonal and non-tonal music theory • Issues of rhythm and time in contemporary music • Music theory pedagogy • Analysis of jazz and popular music


Faculty

Emily Boyer, Adjunct Instructor of Music

Emily Boyer

Adjunct Instructor of Music

French Horn


Gary A. Buttery, Adjunct Professor of Music, Director of Bands and Jazz Ensembles

Gary A. Buttery

Adjunct Professor of Music, Director of Bands and Jazz Ensembles

Tuba • Euphonium • Conductor • Arranger/Composer


John Clark, Adjunct Associate Professor of Music

John Clark

Adjunct Associate Professor of Music

Jazz • American music • History of western music


Grace  Edgar, Visiting Assistant Professor of Music

Grace  Edgar

Visiting Assistant Professor of Music

Musicology • U.S. Music • Film Music • Feminist and Queer Theories


Rachel  Feldman, Visiting Instructor of Music

Rachel  Feldman

Visiting Instructor of Music


Ian Frenkel, Adjunct Assistant Professor of Music

Ian Frenkel

Adjunct Assistant Professor of Music

Jazz piano


Andrew Greenwald, Visiting Assistant Professor of Music

Andrew Greenwald

Visiting Assistant Professor of Music

Music Theory • Composition • Algorithmic Music • Hip-Hop • Rock and Roll • American Music • Experimental Music • Electronic Music, Intermedia, Jazz


Meera Gudipati, Adjunct Instructor of Music

Meera Gudipati

Adjunct Instructor of Music

Flute


Maksim Ivanov Zhdanovskikh, Adjunct Professor of Music

Maksim Ivanov Zhdanovskikh

Adjunct Professor of Music

Voice


Peter Jarvis, Adjunct Associate Professor of Music

Peter Jarvis

Adjunct Associate Professor of Music

Percussion • Chamber music


Katie Kennedy, Adjunct Instructor of Music

Katie Kennedy

Adjunct Instructor of Music

Cello


Jaroslaw  Lis, Adjunct Instructor of Music

Jaroslaw  Lis

Adjunct Instructor of Music

Violin • Viola


Wes Mayhew , Adjunct Instructor of Music

Wes Mayhew

Adjunct Instructor of Music

Trombone


Mark McCormick, Adjunct Associate Professor of Music

Mark McCormick

Adjunct Associate Professor of Music

Jazz • Double bass


James McNeish, Adjunct Associate Professor of Music

James McNeish

Adjunct Associate Professor of Music

Classical guitar • Acoustical recording engineer


Patrice  Newman, Adjunct Assistant Professor of Music

Patrice  Newman

Adjunct Assistant Professor of Music

Piano


Rebecca Noreen, Adjunct Professor of Music

Rebecca Noreen

Adjunct Professor of Music

Bassoon


Kelli O'Connor, Adjunct Instructor of Music

Kelli O'Connor

Adjunct Instructor of Music

Clarinet


Kumi Ogano, Adjunct Professor of Music

Kumi Ogano

Adjunct Professor of Music

Piano • Composers Toru Takemitsu and Akira Miyoshi


Megan Sesma, Adjunct Assistant Professor of Music

Megan Sesma

Adjunct Assistant Professor of Music

Harp


Joshua Thomas, Adjunct Assistant Professor of Music

Joshua Thomas

Adjunct Assistant Professor of Music

Saxophone


Libby Van Cleve, Adjunct Professor of Music

Libby Van Cleve

Adjunct Professor of Music

Oboe


Gino  Villarreal

Adjunct Instructor of Music

Trumpet

Jurate Švedaite Waller, Adjunct Associate Professor of Music

Jurate ┼ávedaite Waller

Adjunct Associate Professor of Music

Vocal instruction • Opera


James Dale Wilson, Associate Professor of Music

James Dale Wilson

Associate Professor of Music

Ethnomusicology • Jazz • Guangdong ritual and ritual music • Southeast Chinese perspectives on migration and transnationalism



Staff

Erin Todisco

Academic Department Assistant

In Memoriam

Frank Church

Thomas Labadorf

Thomas Stoner