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Faculty and Staff

Our faculty of outstanding and internationally recognized performers, composers, scholars and researchers is dedicated to providing our diverse student body with a rich musical environment and an excellent education through private lessons, large and small ensembles, and highly interactive classes.

Our more than 150 faculty members include winners of the Grammy Award, the Van Cliburn International Piano Competition and soloists with world-renowned opera companies and symphony orchestras.

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Andrew Chung

Assistant Professor of Music Theory

Daniel Cook

Lecturer in Wind Studies
Director of Athletic Bands
Conductor of Wind Ensemble
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Philip Dizack

Assistant Professor of Jazz Trumpet - Improvisation Emphasis
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Justin Lavacek

Assistant Professor of Music Theory
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Kristina Caswell MacMullen

Associate Professor of Choral Studies
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Rob Parton

Associate Professor of Jazz Trumpet – Lead Trumpet Emphasis
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Andrew Trachsel

Associate Professor of Wind Studies
Conductor of the Symphonic Band
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Willem van Schalkwyk

Opera Coach/Lecturer
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Brian Wright

Assistant Professor of Music History