Faculty

More than 130 highly regarded performers, composers, conductors, scholars, and educators make up the Eastman faculty: Pulitzer Prize-winners, Grammy winners, Guggenheim Fellows, ASCAP Award recipients, published authors, recording artists, and acclaimed musicians who have performed in the world’s greatest concert halls. Eastman’s full-time, resident faculty members know their students personally, becoming mentors to them and forging lifelong friendships.

 
 
 

Chamber Music

Barr, Jean M.
Professor of Accompanying and Chamber Music; Director, Piano Accompanying and Chamber Music Degree Program

Beaudette, Sylvie
Assistant Professor of Chamber Music & Accompanying (part-time); Director of Summer@Eastman; French Lyric Diction; Chamber Music & Accompanying

Freer, Elinor
Assistant Professor of Chamber Music, part time; ECMS Collegiate Instructor in Piano; Chair, Chamber Music Department

Harrow, Anne Lindblom
Associate Professor of Flute & Piccolo, part-time; Coordinator, Woodwind Chamber Music; Supervisor, Applied Woodwind Studio TAs

Hwang, Margery
Assistant Professor of String Chamber Music, part time

Kellogg, Mark
Associate Professor of Euphonium, Trombone, and Brass Chamber Music; Coordinator, Brass Chamber Music Program; Affiliate Faculty, Jazz Studies and Contemporary Media

Kodzas, Petar
Assistant Professor of Chamber Music, part-time; Community Outreach Program Coordinator (Music For All); ECMS Senior Instructor in Guitar; Eastman Immersion, Director; Music Horizons, Director

Nance, Wesley
Instructor, Brass Chamber Music, part-time; ECMS Instructor in Trumpet

Prosser, Douglas
Associate Professor of Trumpet and Brass Chamber Music, part time; Supervisor, Applied Brass Studio TAs

Ying, Janet
Associate Professor of String Chamber Music

Ying, Phillip
Associate Professor of String Chamber Music; Associate Professor of Viola

Ying, David
Associate Professor of String Chamber Music; Associate Professor of Violoncello

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Composition

Liptak, David
Professor of Composition

Lubman, Brad
Associate Professor of Conducting & Ensembles; Director, Eastman Musica Nova; Affiliate Faculty, Composition

Morris, Robert D.
Professor of Composition; Affiliate Faculty, Music Theory

Sanchez-Gutierrez, Carlos
Professor of Composition; Chair, Composition Department

Schneller, Oliver
Professor of Composition; Director, Eastman Computer Music Center

Zohn-Muldoon, Ricardo
Professor of Composition; Spring Semester 2017 Academic Leave

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Conducting & Ensembles

Hunsberger, Donald
Professor Emeritus of Conducting and Ensembles

Lubman, Brad
Associate Professor of Conducting & Ensembles; Director, Eastman Musica Nova; Affiliate Faculty, Composition

O'Dette, Paul
Professor of Lute; Professor of Conducting & Ensembles; Director, Collegium Musicum; Affiliate Faculty, Musicology

Scatterday, Mark Davis
Professor of Conducting and Ensembles; Conductor, Eastman Wind Ensemble and Eastman Wind Orchestra; Chair, Conducting and Ensembles Department

Silvey, Philip
Assistant Professor of Music Education (Choral Music); Director of ESM/UR Women’s Chorus; Affiliate Faculty, Conducting and Ensembles Department

Thielmann, Christel
Assistant Professor of Conducting and Ensembles, part-time

Varon, Neil
Professor of Conducting & Ensembles; Conductor, Eastman Philharmonia, Eastman School Symphony Orchestra, and Eastman Chamber Orchestra

Weinert, William
Professor of Conducting and Ensembles; Director, Choral Activities; Spring Semester 2017 Academic Leave

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Humanities

Baldo, Jonathan
Professor of English; Spring Semester 2017 Academic Leave

Beaudette, Sylvie
Assistant Professor of Chamber Music & Accompanying (part-time); Director of Summer@Eastman; French Lyric Diction; Chamber Music & Accompanying

Bellina, Elena
Assistant Professor of Italian

Couderc, Valerie
Instructor of French, part-time

Curren, Christina Balsam
Vocal Coach; Assistant Professor of German & German Lyric Diction; Affiliate Faculty, Voice and Opera

Durkin, Lucy Winters
Instructor of Visual Arts, part-time

Kurau, Pamela
Assistant Professor of English Lyric Diction, part time; ECMS Collegiate Instructor in Voice

Mackin, Glenn
Associate Professor of Political Science

Malett, Kristina Becker
Lecturer of German; Lecturer of German, The College Department of Modern Languages and Culture, University of Rochester

McHugh, Ernestine
Associate Professor of Anthropology and Religion; Associate Professor of Anthropology, The College; Senior Instructor in Community and Preventive Medicine, The Medical School; 2016-17 Academic Leave

Murano, Teresa
Instructor of Italian, part-time

Pedersen, Jean
Associate Professor of History

Scheie, Timothy
Associate Professor of French; Fulbright Advisor

Steingröver, Reinhild
Professor of German; Chair, Humanities Department

Tomczak, Timothy P.
Instructor of Psychology, part-time

Uselmann, Susan
Assistant Professor of Humanities and English as a Second Language (ESL);; Director, Eastman Writing Center (EWC)

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Jazz Studies & Contemporary Media

Azzara, Christopher D.
Professor of Music Education; Affiliate Faculty, Jazz Studies and Contemporary Media; Chair, Music Education Department

Campbell, Jeff
Professor of Jazz Studies and Contemporary Media; Chair, Jazz Studies and Contemporary Media Department

Caramia, Tony
Professor of Piano; Director, Piano Pedagogy Studies; Coordinator, Class Piano Program; Affiliate Faculty, Jazz Studies and Contemporary Media

Danko, Harold
Professor of Jazz Studies & Contemporary Media; Director, Jazz Performance Workshops

Dobbins, Bill
Professor of Jazz Studies and Contemporary Media; Conductor, Eastman Jazz Ensemble and Eastman Studio Orchestra; Coordinator, Jazz Composition and Arranging Program

Jenkins, Clay
Professor of Jazz Studies & Contemporary Media; ECMS Collegiate Instructor in Trumpet

Kellogg, Mark
Associate Professor of Euphonium, Trombone, and Brass Chamber Music; Coordinator, Brass Chamber Music Program; Affiliate Faculty, Jazz Studies and Contemporary Media

Pillow, Charles
Assistant Professor of Jazz Saxophone

Rivello, Dave
Assistant Professor of Jazz Studies and Contemporary Media, 2014-17; Director, New Jazz Ensemble

Sneider, Bob
Associate Professor of Jazz Studies and Contemporary Media, part time; ECMS Senior Instructor of Jazz Guitar

Terefenko, Dariusz
Associate Professor of Jazz Studies and Contemporary Media; Affiliate Faculty, Music Theory

Thompson, Rich
Associate Professor of Jazz Studies and Contemporary Media; Director, Jazz Lab Ensemble; ECMS Collegiate Instructor in Jazz Drumset

Wason, Robert W.
Professor Emeritus of Music Theory; Affiliate Faculty, Jazz Studies and Contemporary Media

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Music Education

Azzara, Christopher D.
Professor of Music Education; Affiliate Faculty, Jazz Studies and Contemporary Media; Chair, Music Education Department

Bucura, Elizabeth
Assistant professor of Music Education

Fetter, John
Assistant Professor of Music Education; ECMS Collegiate Instructor in Violin

Fox, Donna Brink
Senior Associate Dean of Academic and Student Affairs; Eisenhart Professor of Music Education; Director, ECMS Early Childhood Music Program

Liperote, Kathy
Assistant Professor of Music Education, part time

McClure, Glenn
Instructor of Music Education (Choral Arranging), part-time fall

Richards, Wade
Instructor of Music Education, part time

Silvey, Philip
Assistant Professor of Music Education (Choral Music); Director of ESM/UR Women’s Chorus; Affiliate Faculty, Conducting and Ensembles Department

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Musicology

Anderson, Michael Alan
Associate Professor of Musicology; Artistic Director, Schola Antiqua of Chicago; Managing Editor, Eastman Case Studies series; Faculty Associate, Susan B. Anthony Institute

Bazler, Corbett
Assistant Professor of Musicology; Assistant Professor of Music, The College Department of Music, University of Rochester

Bellotti, Edoardo
Associate Professor of Organ, Harpsichord and Improvisation; Affiliate Faculty, Musicology Department

Esse, Melina
Associate Professor of Musicology

Fava, Maria Cristina
Assistant Professor of Musicology, 2014-17

Freitas, Roger
Associate Professor of Musicology; Faculty associate, Susan B. Anthony Institute for Gender and Women's Studies

Jakelski, Lisa
Associate Professor of Musicology

Koskoff, Ellen
Professor of Ethnomusicology; Director, Ethnomusicology Programs; Fall Semester 2016 Academic Leave

Kowalke, Kim H.
Professor of Musicology; Professor of Music, The College Department of Music; The Richard L. Turner Professor of Humanities, The College, University of Rochester

Kyker, Jennifer
Assistant Professor of Musicology; Assistant Professor of Music, The College Department of Music, University of Rochester

Locke, Ralph P.
Professor Emeritus of Musicology

Mann, Alfred †
Professor Emeritus of Musicology

Marvin, William
Associate Professor of Music Theory; Affiliate Faculty, Musicology; Spring Semester 2017 Academic Leave

Meconi, Honey
Professor of Musicology; Chair and Professor of Music, College Music Department

O'Dette, Paul
Professor of Lute; Professor of Conducting & Ensembles; Director, Collegium Musicum; Affiliate Faculty, Musicology

Snyder, Kerala Johnson
Professor Emerita of Musicology; Affiliate Faculty, Organ, Sacred Music, & Historical Keyboards

Suadin, I Nyoman
Visiting Associate Professor of Gamelan, part time; Director of Gamelan

Thym, Jurgen
Professor Emeritus of Musicology; Affiliate Faculty, Organ, Sacred Music, & Historical Keyboards

Watkins, Holly
Associate Professor of Musicology; Chair, Musicology Department

West, Glenn A.
Instructor of Ethnomusicology, part-time; Director of Mbira Ensemble; ECMS Collegiate Instructor in Mbira

Wheelock, Gretchen A.
Professor Emerita of Musicology

Zager, Daniel
Associate Dean of Sibley Music Library; Associate Professor of Musicology; Affiliate Faculty, Organ and Historical Keyboards

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Organ, Sacred Music, & Historical Keyboards

Bellotti, Edoardo
Associate Professor of Organ, Harpsichord and Improvisation; Affiliate Faculty, Musicology Department

Camilleri, Nicole
Instructor of Sacred Music, part-time spring semester

Higgs, David
Professor of Organ; Chair, Organ, Sacred Music, and Historical Keyboards Department

Kennedy, Stephen
Instructor of Sacred Music, part time; ECMS Collegiate Instructor in Organ

Laube, Nathan J.
Assistant Professor of Organ, part-time

Maynard-Christensen, Dianne
Instructor of Sacred Music, part-time spring semester

Porter, William
Professor of Organ, part-time; Coordinator, Sacred Music Internships

Snyder, Kerala Johnson
Professor Emerita of Musicology; Affiliate Faculty, Organ, Sacred Music, & Historical Keyboards

Thym, Jurgen
Professor Emeritus of Musicology; Affiliate Faculty, Organ, Sacred Music, & Historical Keyboards

Zager, Daniel
Associate Dean of Sibley Music Library; Associate Professor of Musicology; Affiliate Faculty, Organ and Historical Keyboards

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Piano

Antonova, Natalya
Professor of Piano; Fall Semester 2016 Academic Leave

Barr, Jean M.
Professor of Accompanying and Chamber Music; Director, Piano Accompanying and Chamber Music Degree Program

Caramia, Tony
Professor of Piano; Director, Piano Pedagogy Studies; Coordinator, Class Piano Program; Affiliate Faculty, Jazz Studies and Contemporary Media

Humpherys, Douglas
Professor of Piano; Chair, Piano Department; Director, Eastman Young Artists International Piano Competition and Festival

Lenti, Vincent
Professor of Piano; Coordinator, Primary and Secondary Piano Studies; Eastman School Historian

Penneys, Rebecca
Professor of Piano; Artist-in-Residence, St Petersburg College, FL; President, Rebecca Penneys Friends of Piano Incorporated; Founder and Artistic Director, Rebecca Penneys Tuition-Free Piano Festival

Schein, Ann
Professor of Piano, part-time 2016-17

Schumacher, Thomas
Professor Emeritus of Piano

Snyder, Barry
Professor of Piano

True, Nelita
Professor of Piano

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Strings, Harp, & Guitar

Agostini, Federico
Professor of Violin; Fall Semester 2016 + January 2017 Academic Leave

Athayde, Juliana
Associate Professor of Violin and Orchestral Repertory (Violin), part-time

Bride, Kathleen
Professor of Harp

Doane, Steven
Professor of Violoncello

Elliott, Rosemary
Assistant Professor of Violoncello, part-time; ECMS Collegiate Instructor in Violoncello

Goluses, Nicholas
Professor of Guitar; Co-Chair, Strings, Harp, & Guitar Department

Graham, John
Professor Emeritus of Viola

Harris, Alan
Distinguished Professor of Violoncello

Huang, Bin
Associate Professor of Violin

Jolles, Renée
Associate Professor of Violin

Kemp, Kathleen
Associate Professor of Orchestral Repertory (Violoncello), part time; Coordinator of Orchestral Studies Diploma program; Supervisor, Applied Violoncello Studio TAs; ECMS Collegiate Instructor in Violoncello

Kopelman, Mikhail
Professor of Violin

Krysa, Oleh
Professor of Violin

Matson, Melissa
Associate Professor of Orchestral Repertory (Viola), part time; ECMS Collegiate Instructor in Viola

O'Dette, Paul
Professor of Lute; Professor of Conducting & Ensembles; Director, Collegium Musicum; Affiliate Faculty, Musicology

Rodland, Carol
Professor of Viola; Co-Chair, Strings, Harp, & Guitar Department

Scott, Robin
Associate Professor of String Chamber Music; Associate Professor of Violin

Taylor, George
Professor of Viola

VanDemark, James
Professor of Double Bass

Ying, Janet
Associate Professor of String Chamber Music

Ying, Phillip
Associate Professor of String Chamber Music; Associate Professor of Viola

Ying, David
Associate Professor of String Chamber Music; Associate Professor of Violoncello

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Theory

BaileyShea, Matthew
Associate Professor of Music Theory; Associate Professor of Music, The College Department of Music, University of Rochester

Bernstein, Zachary
Assistant Professor of Music Theory

Brody, Christopher
Assistant Professor of Music Theory, 2015-17

Brown, Matthew
Professor of Music Theory

Covach, John
Professor of Music Theory; Chair, The College Department of Music; Director, Institute for Popular Music; Mercer Brugler Distinguished Teaching Professor, The College Department of Music, University of Rochester

Curlee, J. Matthew
Instructor of Music Theory, 2012-17

Dunsby, Jonathan
Professor of Music Theory

Frank, Bruce
Instructor of Music Theory (part-time); Senior Lecturer, The College Department of Music, University of Rochester

Headlam, David
Professor of Music Theory; Administrator, Multimedia Computing Lab

Klumpenhouwer, Henry
Professor of Music Theory

Marvin, William
Associate Professor of Music Theory; Affiliate Faculty, Musicology; Spring Semester 2017 Academic Leave

Marvin, Elizabeth West
Professor of Music Theory; Fall 2016 Acting Senior Associate Dean of Graduate Studies; Chair, Music Theory Department; Professor of Brain and Cognitive Sciences, The College, University of Rochester

Monahan, Seth
Associate Professor of Music Theory; Fall 2016 Acting Chair, Music Theory Department

Morris, Robert D.
Professor of Composition; Affiliate Faculty, Music Theory

Rolf, Marie
Senior Associate Dean of Graduate Studies; Professor of Music Theory; Fall Semester 2016 Academic Leave

Slominski, Johnandrew
Assistant Professor of Music Theory, 2012-17

Temperley, David
Professor of Music Theory

Terefenko, Dariusz
Associate Professor of Jazz Studies and Contemporary Media; Affiliate Faculty, Music Theory

Wason, Robert W.
Professor Emeritus of Music Theory; Affiliate Faculty, Jazz Studies and Contemporary Media

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Voice & Opera

Carr, Stephen
Associate Professor of Opera and Musical Theatre Studies; Associate Artistic Director of Eastman Opera Theatre

Ciesinski, Katherine
Professor of Voice; ECMS Collegiate Instructor in Voice

Cowdrick, Kathryn
Professor of Voice

Curren, Christina Balsam
Vocal Coach; Assistant Professor of German & German Lyric Diction; Affiliate Faculty, Voice and Opera

d'Amato, Alison
Assistant Professor of Vocal Coaching, part time

Daigle, Steven
Professor of Opera; Head of Eastman Opera Theatre

Garver, Beryl Wright
Assistant Professor of Accompanying (part-time); Affiliate Faculty, Voice and Opera

Griffey, Anthony Dean
Professor of Voice

Hess, Benton
Distinguished Professor of Voice; Senior Vocal Coach; Music Director, Eastman Opera Theatre

Miller, Russell
Professor of Vocal Coaching and Repertoire; Chair, Voice and Opera Department

Opalach, Jan
Associate Professor of Voice; Supervisor, Applied Voice Studio TA's

Retzlaff, Jonathan
Associate Professor of Voice

Southerland, Wilson
Instructor of Opera, 2016-17; Assistant Music Director, Eastman Opera Theatre

Swensen, Robert
Professor of Voice

Webber, Carol
Professor of Voice

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Woodwinds, Brass, & Percussion

Beck, John
Professor Emeritus of Percussion (fall course)

Boyd, Bonita
Professor of Flute

Burgess, Geoffrey
Instructor of Baroque Oboe, part-time

Burritt, Michael
Professor of Percussion; Chair, Woodwinds, Brass, and Percussion Department

Conrod, Derek
Visiting Instructor of Natural Horn, part-time

Grant, Kenneth
Associate Professor of Clarinet; ECMS Collegiate Instructor in Clarinet

Harrow, Anne Lindblom
Associate Professor of Flute & Piccolo, part-time; Coordinator, Woodwind Chamber Music; Supervisor, Applied Woodwind Studio TAs

Harry, Don
Associate Professor of Tuba

Kellogg, Mark
Associate Professor of Euphonium, Trombone, and Brass Chamber Music; Coordinator, Brass Chamber Music Program; Affiliate Faculty, Jazz Studies and Contemporary Media

Killmer, Richard
Professor of Oboe

Kurau, W. Peter
Professor of Horn

Lin, Chien-Kwan
Associate Professor of Saxophone

Manasse, Jon
Associate Professor of Clarinet

Marcellus, John
Professor Emeritus of Trombone

Prosser, Douglas
Associate Professor of Trumpet and Brass Chamber Music, part time; Supervisor, Applied Brass Studio TAs

Ricker, Ramon
Professor Emeritus of Saxophone; Affiliate Faculty, Jazz Studies & Contemporary Media

Ross, Charles
Assistant Professor of Timpani, part time

Rossi, Jamal
Joan and Martin Messinger Dean; Director, Howard Hanson Institute for American Music; Professor of Woodwinds

Thompson, James
Professor of Trumpet

Zalkind, Larry
Associate Professor of Trombone

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Agostini, Federico
Professor of Violin; Fall Semester 2016 + January 2017 Academic Leave

Anderson, Michael Alan
Associate Professor of Musicology; Artistic Director, Schola Antiqua of Chicago; Managing Editor, Eastman Case Studies series; Faculty Associate, Susan B. Anthony Institute

Antonova, Natalya
Professor of Piano; Fall Semester 2016 Academic Leave

Athayde, Juliana
Associate Professor of Violin and Orchestral Repertory (Violin), part-time

Azzara, Christopher D.
Professor of Music Education; Affiliate Faculty, Jazz Studies and Contemporary Media; Chair, Music Education Department

BaileyShea, Matthew
Associate Professor of Music Theory; Associate Professor of Music, The College Department of Music, University of Rochester

Baldo, Jonathan
Professor of English; Spring Semester 2017 Academic Leave

Barr, Jean M.
Professor of Accompanying and Chamber Music; Director, Piano Accompanying and Chamber Music Degree Program

Bazler, Corbett
Assistant Professor of Musicology; Assistant Professor of Music, The College Department of Music, University of Rochester

Beaudette, Sylvie
Assistant Professor of Chamber Music & Accompanying (part-time); Director of Summer@Eastman; French Lyric Diction; Chamber Music & Accompanying

Beck, John
Professor Emeritus of Percussion (fall course)

Bellina, Elena
Assistant Professor of Italian

Bellotti, Edoardo
Associate Professor of Organ, Harpsichord and Improvisation; Affiliate Faculty, Musicology Department

Bernstein, Zachary
Assistant Professor of Music Theory

Blakeslee, Lynn
Professor Emerita of Violin; ECMS Collegiate Instructor in Violin

Boyd, Bonita
Professor of Flute

Bride, Kathleen
Professor of Harp

Brody, Christopher
Assistant Professor of Music Theory, 2015-17

Brown, Matthew
Professor of Music Theory

Bucura, Elizabeth
Assistant professor of Music Education

Burgess, Geoffrey
Instructor of Baroque Oboe, part-time

Burritt, Michael
Professor of Percussion; Chair, Woodwinds, Brass, and Percussion Department

Camilleri, Nicole
Instructor of Sacred Music, part-time spring semester

Campbell, Jeff
Professor of Jazz Studies and Contemporary Media; Chair, Jazz Studies and Contemporary Media Department

Caramia, Tony
Professor of Piano; Director, Piano Pedagogy Studies; Coordinator, Class Piano Program; Affiliate Faculty, Jazz Studies and Contemporary Media

Carr, Stephen
Associate Professor of Opera and Musical Theatre Studies; Associate Artistic Director of Eastman Opera Theatre

Ciesinski, Katherine
Professor of Voice; ECMS Collegiate Instructor in Voice

Conrod, Derek
Visiting Instructor of Natural Horn, part-time

Couderc, Valerie
Instructor of French, part-time

Covach, John
Professor of Music Theory; Chair, The College Department of Music; Director, Institute for Popular Music; Mercer Brugler Distinguished Teaching Professor, The College Department of Music, University of Rochester

Cowdrick, Kathryn
Professor of Voice

Curlee, J. Matthew
Instructor of Music Theory, 2012-17

Curren, Christina Balsam
Vocal Coach; Assistant Professor of German & German Lyric Diction; Affiliate Faculty, Voice and Opera

d'Amato, Alison
Assistant Professor of Vocal Coaching, part time

Daigle, Steven
Professor of Opera; Head of Eastman Opera Theatre

Danko, Harold
Professor of Jazz Studies & Contemporary Media; Director, Jazz Performance Workshops

Doane, Steven
Professor of Violoncello

Dobbins, Bill
Professor of Jazz Studies and Contemporary Media; Conductor, Eastman Jazz Ensemble and Eastman Studio Orchestra; Coordinator, Jazz Composition and Arranging Program

Dunsby, Jonathan
Professor of Music Theory

Durkin, Lucy Winters
Instructor of Visual Arts, part-time

Elliott, Rosemary
Assistant Professor of Violoncello, part-time; ECMS Collegiate Instructor in Violoncello

Esse, Melina
Associate Professor of Musicology

Fava, Maria Cristina
Assistant Professor of Musicology, 2014-17

Fetter, John
Assistant Professor of Music Education; ECMS Collegiate Instructor in Violin

Fox, Donna Brink
Senior Associate Dean of Academic and Student Affairs; Eisenhart Professor of Music Education; Director, ECMS Early Childhood Music Program

Frank, Bruce
Instructor of Music Theory (part-time); Senior Lecturer, The College Department of Music, University of Rochester

Freer, Elinor
Assistant Professor of Chamber Music, part time; ECMS Collegiate Instructor in Piano; Chair, Chamber Music Department

Freitas, Roger
Associate Professor of Musicology; Faculty associate, Susan B. Anthony Institute for Gender and Women's Studies

Garver, Beryl Wright
Assistant Professor of Accompanying (part-time); Affiliate Faculty, Voice and Opera

Goluses, Nicholas
Professor of Guitar; Co-Chair, Strings, Harp, & Guitar Department

Gourfinkel, Anna
Assistant Professor of Accompanying (part-time)

Graham, John
Professor Emeritus of Viola

Grant, Kenneth
Associate Professor of Clarinet; ECMS Collegiate Instructor in Clarinet

Griffey, Anthony Dean
Professor of Voice

Grunow, Richard F.
Professor of Music Education

Harris, Alan
Distinguished Professor of Violoncello

Harrow, Anne Lindblom
Associate Professor of Flute & Piccolo, part-time; Coordinator, Woodwind Chamber Music; Supervisor, Applied Woodwind Studio TAs

Harry, Don
Associate Professor of Tuba

Headlam, David
Professor of Music Theory; Administrator, Multimedia Computing Lab

Hess, Benton
Distinguished Professor of Voice; Senior Vocal Coach; Music Director, Eastman Opera Theatre

Higgs, David
Professor of Organ; Chair, Organ, Sacred Music, and Historical Keyboards Department

Huang, Bin
Associate Professor of Violin

Humpherys, Douglas
Professor of Piano; Chair, Piano Department; Director, Eastman Young Artists International Piano Competition and Festival

Hunsberger, Donald
Professor Emeritus of Conducting and Ensembles

Hunt, John
Professor of Bassoon

Hwang, Margery
Assistant Professor of String Chamber Music, part time

Jakelski, Lisa
Associate Professor of Musicology

Jenkins, Clay
Professor of Jazz Studies & Contemporary Media; ECMS Collegiate Instructor in Trumpet

Jolles, Renée
Associate Professor of Violin

Kellogg, Mark
Associate Professor of Euphonium, Trombone, and Brass Chamber Music; Coordinator, Brass Chamber Music Program; Affiliate Faculty, Jazz Studies and Contemporary Media

Kemp, Kathleen
Associate Professor of Orchestral Repertory (Violoncello), part time; Coordinator of Orchestral Studies Diploma program; Supervisor, Applied Violoncello Studio TAs; ECMS Collegiate Instructor in Violoncello

Kennedy, Stephen
Instructor of Sacred Music, part time; ECMS Collegiate Instructor in Organ

Killmer, Richard
Professor of Oboe

Klumpenhouwer, Henry
Professor of Music Theory

Kodzas, Petar
Assistant Professor of Chamber Music, part-time; Community Outreach Program Coordinator (Music For All); ECMS Senior Instructor in Guitar; Eastman Immersion, Director; Music Horizons, Director

Kopelman, Mikhail
Professor of Violin

Koskoff, Ellen
Professor of Ethnomusicology; Director, Ethnomusicology Programs; Fall Semester 2016 Academic Leave

Kowalke, Kim H.
Professor of Musicology; Professor of Music, The College Department of Music; The Richard L. Turner Professor of Humanities, The College, University of Rochester

Krysa, Oleh
Professor of Violin

Kurau, Pamela
Assistant Professor of English Lyric Diction, part time; ECMS Collegiate Instructor in Voice

Kurau, W. Peter
Professor of Horn

Kyker, Jennifer
Assistant Professor of Musicology; Assistant Professor of Music, The College Department of Music, University of Rochester

Laube, Nathan J.
Assistant Professor of Organ, part-time

Lenti, Vincent
Professor of Piano; Coordinator, Primary and Secondary Piano Studies; Eastman School Historian

Lin, Chien-Kwan
Associate Professor of Saxophone

Liperote, Kathy
Assistant Professor of Music Education, part time

Liptak, David
Professor of Composition

Locke, Ralph P.
Professor Emeritus of Musicology

Lubman, Brad
Associate Professor of Conducting & Ensembles; Director, Eastman Musica Nova; Affiliate Faculty, Composition

Macey, Patrick
Professor Emeritus of Musicology

Mackin, Glenn
Associate Professor of Political Science

Malett, Kristina Becker
Lecturer of German; Lecturer of German, The College Department of Modern Languages and Culture, University of Rochester

Manasse, Jon
Associate Professor of Clarinet

Mann, Alfred †
Professor Emeritus of Musicology

Marcellus, John
Professor Emeritus of Trombone

Marvin, William
Associate Professor of Music Theory; Affiliate Faculty, Musicology; Spring Semester 2017 Academic Leave

Marvin, Elizabeth West
Professor of Music Theory; Fall 2016 Acting Senior Associate Dean of Graduate Studies; Chair, Music Theory Department; Professor of Brain and Cognitive Sciences, The College, University of Rochester

Matson, Melissa
Associate Professor of Orchestral Repertory (Viola), part time; ECMS Collegiate Instructor in Viola

Maynard-Christensen, Dianne
Instructor of Sacred Music, part-time spring semester

McClure, Glenn
Instructor of Music Education (Choral Arranging), part-time fall

McHugh, Ernestine
Associate Professor of Anthropology and Religion; Associate Professor of Anthropology, The College; Senior Instructor in Community and Preventive Medicine, The Medical School; 2016-17 Academic Leave

Meconi, Honey
Professor of Musicology; Chair and Professor of Music, College Music Department

Miller, Russell
Professor of Vocal Coaching and Repertoire; Chair, Voice and Opera Department

Monahan, Seth
Associate Professor of Music Theory; Fall 2016 Acting Chair, Music Theory Department

Morris, Robert D.
Professor of Composition; Affiliate Faculty, Music Theory

Murano, Teresa
Instructor of Italian, part-time

Nance, Wesley
Instructor, Brass Chamber Music, part-time; ECMS Instructor in Trumpet

O'Dette, Paul
Professor of Lute; Professor of Conducting & Ensembles; Director, Collegium Musicum; Affiliate Faculty, Musicology

Opalach, Jan
Associate Professor of Voice; Supervisor, Applied Voice Studio TA's

Pedersen, Jean
Associate Professor of History

Penneys, Rebecca
Professor of Piano; Artist-in-Residence, St Petersburg College, FL; President, Rebecca Penneys Friends of Piano Incorporated; Founder and Artistic Director, Rebecca Penneys Tuition-Free Piano Festival

Pillow, Charles
Assistant Professor of Jazz Saxophone

Porter, William
Professor of Organ, part-time; Coordinator, Sacred Music Internships

Prosser, Douglas
Associate Professor of Trumpet and Brass Chamber Music, part time; Supervisor, Applied Brass Studio TAs

Retzlaff, Jonathan
Associate Professor of Voice

Richards, Wade
Instructor of Music Education, part time

Ricker, Ramon
Professor Emeritus of Saxophone; Affiliate Faculty, Jazz Studies & Contemporary Media

Rivello, Dave
Assistant Professor of Jazz Studies and Contemporary Media, 2014-17; Director, New Jazz Ensemble

Rodland, Carol
Professor of Viola; Co-Chair, Strings, Harp, & Guitar Department

Rolf, Marie
Senior Associate Dean of Graduate Studies; Professor of Music Theory; Fall Semester 2016 Academic Leave

Ross, Charles
Assistant Professor of Timpani, part time

Rossi, Jamal
Joan and Martin Messinger Dean; Director, Howard Hanson Institute for American Music; Professor of Woodwinds

Sanchez-Gutierrez, Carlos
Professor of Composition; Chair, Composition Department

Scatterday, Mark Davis
Professor of Conducting and Ensembles; Conductor, Eastman Wind Ensemble and Eastman Wind Orchestra; Chair, Conducting and Ensembles Department

Scheie, Timothy
Associate Professor of French; Fulbright Advisor

Schein, Ann
Professor of Piano, part-time 2016-17

Schindler, Allan
Professor Emeritus of Composition

Schneller, Oliver
Professor of Composition; Director, Eastman Computer Music Center

Schumacher, Thomas
Professor Emeritus of Piano

Scott, Robin
Associate Professor of String Chamber Music; Associate Professor of Violin

Silvey, Philip
Assistant Professor of Music Education (Choral Music); Director of ESM/UR Women’s Chorus; Affiliate Faculty, Conducting and Ensembles Department

Slominski, Johnandrew
Assistant Professor of Music Theory, 2012-17

Sneider, Bob
Associate Professor of Jazz Studies and Contemporary Media, part time; ECMS Senior Instructor of Jazz Guitar

Snyder, Kerala Johnson
Professor Emerita of Musicology; Affiliate Faculty, Organ, Sacred Music, & Historical Keyboards

Snyder, Barry
Professor of Piano

Southerland, Wilson
Instructor of Opera, 2016-17; Assistant Music Director, Eastman Opera Theatre

Steingröver, Reinhild
Professor of German; Chair, Humanities Department

Suadin, I Nyoman
Visiting Associate Professor of Gamelan, part time; Director of Gamelan

Swensen, Robert
Professor of Voice

Taylor, George
Professor of Viola

Temperley, David
Professor of Music Theory

Terefenko, Dariusz
Associate Professor of Jazz Studies and Contemporary Media; Affiliate Faculty, Music Theory

Thielmann, Christel
Assistant Professor of Conducting and Ensembles, part-time

Thompson, Rich
Associate Professor of Jazz Studies and Contemporary Media; Director, Jazz Lab Ensemble; ECMS Collegiate Instructor in Jazz Drumset

Thompson, James
Professor of Trumpet

Thym, Jurgen
Professor Emeritus of Musicology; Affiliate Faculty, Organ, Sacred Music, & Historical Keyboards

Tomczak, Timothy P.
Instructor of Psychology, part-time

True, Nelita
Professor of Piano

Uselmann, Susan
Assistant Professor of Humanities and English as a Second Language (ESL);; Director, Eastman Writing Center (EWC)

VanDemark, James
Professor of Double Bass

Varon, Neil
Professor of Conducting & Ensembles; Conductor, Eastman Philharmonia, Eastman School Symphony Orchestra, and Eastman Chamber Orchestra

Wason, Robert W.
Professor Emeritus of Music Theory; Affiliate Faculty, Jazz Studies and Contemporary Media

Watkins, Holly
Associate Professor of Musicology; Chair, Musicology Department

Webber, Carol
Professor of Voice

Weinert, William
Professor of Conducting and Ensembles; Director, Choral Activities; Spring Semester 2017 Academic Leave

West, Glenn A.
Instructor of Ethnomusicology, part-time; Director of Mbira Ensemble; ECMS Collegiate Instructor in Mbira

Wheelock, Gretchen A.
Professor Emerita of Musicology

Ying, Janet
Associate Professor of String Chamber Music

Ying, Phillip
Associate Professor of String Chamber Music; Associate Professor of Viola

Ying, David
Associate Professor of String Chamber Music; Associate Professor of Violoncello

Zager, Daniel
Associate Dean of Sibley Music Library; Associate Professor of Musicology; Affiliate Faculty, Organ and Historical Keyboards

Zalkind, Larry
Associate Professor of Trombone

Zeitlin, Zvi
Distinguished Professor of Violin

Zohn-Muldoon, Ricardo
Professor of Composition; Spring Semester 2017 Academic Leave

 

Professors Emeriti

DECEASED

  • Marcia Baldwin, voice
  • Warren Benson, composition
  • Lynn Blakeslee, violin
  • John Celentano, chamber music
  • David Craighead, organ
  • Frank Glazer, piano
  • Maria Luisa Faini, piano
  • W. Everett Gates, music education
  • D. Stanley Hasty, clarinet
  • Ernest Livingstone, musicology
  • Eileen Malone, harp
  • John Maloy, voice
  • Alfred Mann, musicology
  • Dale Moore, voice
  • William Osseck, clarinet
  • Verne Reynolds, horn
  • Donald Shetler, music education
  • Ruth Watanabe, librarian, Sibley Music Library
  • Philip West, conducting and ensembles
  • Zvi Zeitlin, violin