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 100 full-time faculty members include winners of the Grammy Award, the Van Cliburn International Piano Competition and soloists with world-renowned opera companies and symphony orchestras.


Phillip O. Paglialonga

Associate Professor of Clarinet

George Papich

Director of the Center for Chamber Music Studies
Adjunct Professor of Chamber Music
Regents Professor Emeritus

Rob Parton

Associate Professor of Jazz Trumpet – Lead Trumpet Emphasis

Jonathan "Capital" Patterson

Assistant Professor of Popular and Commercial Music

Pamela Mia Paul

Regents Professor of Piano

Éva Polgár

Adjunct Instructor

Poovalur Sriji

Adjunct Faculty, Performance

Sean Powell

Chair of Music Education
Assistant Professor of Music Education

April L. Prince

Senior Lecturer for Music in General Studies

Elvia Puccinelli

Associate Professor of Collaborative Piano and Vocal Coaching

Carol Pollard

Director of Undergraduate Advising