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.


Allen Whear

Baroque Cello / Viola Da Gamba
Adjunct Professor

Carol Wilson

Professor of Voice

Adam Wodnicki

Regents Professor of Piano

Laehyung Woo

Adjunct Instructor

Brian Wright

Assistant Professor of Music History

Christopher Walker

Administrative Assistant for Jazz Studies

Ana White

Senior Academic Counselor -Undergraduate

Joel Wiley

Director of Admissions

Amy Woods

Budget Officer / Travel