Music Department

College of Arts & Sciences

Faculty

Music
Michael D. Hart, D.M.A

Department Chair

Assistant Professor - Director of Bands, Music Education
The University of Iowa 2014

Benny Faccone

Lecturer - Music Production

Peter M Gordon, MBA

Director of New Initiatives – Music Industry

Eric B Kinsley, DMA

Senior Lecturer

Yoshika Masuda, D.M.A

Assistant Professor
University of Southern California 2016
Cello; Director of String Studies; Conductor, University String Symphony; Chamber Music Coordinator

Wyant Morton, D.M.A.

Professor of Music
University of Arizona 1992
Choral music, conducting

Mark Spraggins, D.M.A.

Professor, Music Department

Daniel Andres Aguilar

Adjunct Faculty - Music Production
Audio Engineering and Music Production

Marilyn E Anderson, M.A.

Adjunct Faculty - Voice

Fred Beerstein

Adjunct Faculty - Oboe

Gregg Bissonette

Adjunct Faculty/Artist in Residence - Percussion

Keum Hwa Cha, D.M.A.

Adjunct Faculty - Violin

Uziel Colon, M.M.

Jazz Ensemble Instructor
Jazz & Contemporary Music

Michael Deutsch

Adjunct Faculty - Percussion

Adan Alejandro Fernandez, DMA

Adjunct Faculty - Campus Organist
University of Southern California 2019

Mike Fortunato

Adjunct Faculty - Trumpet

Aaron Fruchtman, Ph.D.

Adjunct Faculty - Music History

Jessica Helms

Coordinator of Chapel Music

Mitch Holder

Adjunct Faculty - Guitar
Guitar

Eric Johnson-Tamai

Adjunct Faculty - Bassoon

Soon Kim

Collaborative Keyboard Staff

Bryan E Lane, M.M.

Adjunct Faculty - Voice

Louise MacGillivray

Adjunct Faculty - French Horn

Rocio Marron, B.M.

Adjunct Faculty - Mariachi Ensemble

Niccole Modell, MA

Adjunct Faculty - Flute & Piano

Guy Ira Nepus, MA

Adjunct Faculty - Trombone
MM 1989
Over 30 Years Teaching Experience / Studio Professional

Stephen Pfeifer

Adjunct Faculty - String Bass

Melissa Phelps

Adjunct Faculty - Violin & Viola

Dana Rouse, M.M.

Adjunct Faculty - Voice

Heidi Valencia Vass, M.M. Vocal Arts

Senior Adjunct Faculty Member - Voice

Mathew Waters

Adjunct Faculty - Music Production

Micah Wright, D.M.A.

Adjunct Faculty Member
Adjunct Faculty - Clarinet/Saxophone

Hui Wu, D.M.A.

Adjunct Faculty - Collaborative Keyboard & Piano
Piano

Music Production
Michael D. Hart, D.M.A

Department Chair

Assistant Professor - Director of Bands, Music Education
The University of Iowa 2014

Benny Faccone

Lecturer - Music Production

Mark Spraggins, D.M.A.

Professor, Music Department

Daniel Andres Aguilar

Adjunct Faculty - Music Production
Audio Engineering and Music Production

Mathew Waters

Adjunct Faculty - Music Production

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