Eastman 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

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

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

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

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

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

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

  • Petar Kodzas
    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

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

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

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    Quartet, Ying
    Eastman String Quartet

  • Janet Ying
    Ying, Janet
    Associate Professor of String Chamber Music

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

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

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Composition

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Conducting & Ensembles

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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Humanities

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Jazz Studies & Contemporary Media

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

  • Charles Pillow
    Pillow, Charles
    Assistant Professor of Jazz Saxophone

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

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

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

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

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Music Teaching & Learning

  • azzara_christopher
    Azzara, Christopher D.
    Professor of Music Education; Affiliate Faculty, Jazz Studies and Contemporary Media ; Chair, Music Teaching and Learning

  • Elizabeth Bucura
    Bucura, Elizabeth
    Assistant Professor of Music Education

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

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

  • Kathy Liperote
    Liperote, Kathy
    Assistant Professor of Music Education, part time

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

  • Wade Richards
    Richards, Wade
    Instructor of Music Education, part time

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

  • Alden Snell
    Snell, Alden
    Assistant Professor of Music Education

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Musicology

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    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

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

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

  • Melina Esse
    Esse, Melina
    Associate Professor of Musicology

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

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

  • Lisa Jakelski
    Jakelski, Lisa
    Associate Professor of Musicology

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

  • Kim Kowalke
    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

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

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

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

  • Darren Mueller
    Mueller, Darren
    Assistant Professor of Musicology

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

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

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

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

  • Daniel Zager
    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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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Piano

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

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

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

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

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

  • Rebecca Penneys
    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

  • Ann Color Pix
    Schein, Ann
    Professor of Piano, part-time 2016-17

  • Barry Snyder
    Snyder, Barry
    Professor of Piano

  • true_nelita
    True, Nelita
    Professor of Piano

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Strings, Harp, & Guitar

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Theory

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

  • Zachary Bernstein
    Bernstein, Zachary
    Assistant Professor of Music Theory

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

  • Matthew Brown
    Brown, Matthew
    Professor of Music Theory

  • John Covach
    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

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

  • Jonathan Dunsby
    Dunsby, Jonathan
    Professor of Music Theory

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

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

  • Henry Klumpenhouwer
    Klumpenhouwer, Henry
    Professor of Music Theory

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

  • Betsy Marvin
    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

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

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

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

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

  • David Temperley
    Temperley, David
    Professor of Music Theory

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

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Voice & Opera

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Woodwinds, Brass, & Percussion

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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
  • Agostini
    Agostini, Federico
    Professor of Violin; Fall Semester 2016 + January 2017 Academic Leave
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    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
  • Natalya Antonova
    Antonova, Natalya
    Professor of Piano; Fall Semester 2016 Academic Leave
  • Juliana Athayde
    Athayde, Juliana
    Associate Professor of Violin and Orchestral Repertory (Violin), part-time
  • azzara_christopher
    Azzara, Christopher D.
    Professor of Music Education; Affiliate Faculty, Jazz Studies and Contemporary Media ; Chair, Music Teaching and Learning
  • Matthew BaileyShea
    BaileyShea, Matthew
    Associate Professor of Music Theory; Associate Professor of Music, The College Department of Music, University of Rochester
  • Jon Baldo
    Baldo, Jonathan
    Professor of English; Spring Semester 2017 Academic Leave
  • Dr. Jean Barr
    Barr, Jean M.
    Professor of Accompanying and Chamber Music; Director, Piano Accompanying and Chamber Music Degree Program
  • Corbett Bazler
    Bazler, Corbett
    Assistant Professor of Musicology; Assistant Professor of Music, The College Department of Music, University of Rochester
  • beaudette_sylvie
    Beaudette, Sylvie
    Assistant Professor of Chamber Music & Accompanying (part-time); Director of Summer@Eastman ; French Lyric Diction ; Chamber Music & Accompanying
  • John Beck
    Beck, John
    Professor Emeritus of Percussion (fall course)
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    Bellina, Elena
    Assistant Professor of Italian
  • Edoardo_Bellotti
    Bellotti, Edoardo
    Associate Professor of Organ, Harpsichord and Improvisation; Affiliate Faculty, Musicology Department
  • Zachary Bernstein
    Bernstein, Zachary
    Assistant Professor of Music Theory
  • Lynn Blakeslee
    Blakeslee, Lynn
    Professor Emerita of Violin; ECMS Collegiate Instructor in Violin
  • boyd_bonita
    Boyd, Bonita
    Professor of Flute
  • Kathleen Bride
    Bride, Kathleen
    Professor of Harp
  • Christopher Brody
    Brody, Christopher
    Assistant Professor of Music Theory, 2015-17
  • Matthew Brown
    Brown, Matthew
    Professor of Music Theory
  • Elizabeth Bucura
    Bucura, Elizabeth
    Assistant Professor of Music Education
  • Geoffrey Burgess
    Burgess, Geoffrey
    Instructor of Baroque Oboe, part-time
  • Michael Burritt
    Burritt, Michael
    Professor of Percussion; Chair, Woodwinds, Brass, and Percussion Department
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    Camilleri, Nicole
    Instructor of Sacred Music, part-time spring semester
  • Jeffrey Campbell
    Campbell, Jeff
    Professor of Jazz Studies and Contemporary Media; Chair, Jazz Studies and Contemporary Media Department
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    Caramia, Tony
    Professor of Piano; Director, Piano Pedagogy Studies ; Coordinator, Class Piano Program ; Affiliate Faculty, Jazz Studies and Contemporary Media
  • Stephen Carr
    Carr, Stephen
    Associate Professor of Opera and Musical Theatre Studies; Associate Artistic Director of Eastman Opera Theatre
  • Katherine Ciesinski
    Ciesinski, Katherine
    Professor of Voice; ECMS Collegiate Instructor in Voice
  • Derek Conrod
    Conrod, Derek
    Visiting Instructor of Natural Horn, part-time
  • Valerie Couderc
    Couderc, Valerie
    Instructor of French, part-time
  • John Covach
    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
  • Kathryn Cowdrick
    Cowdrick, Kathryn
    Professor of Voice
  • Matt Curlee
    Curlee, J. Matthew
    Instructor of Music Theory, 2012-17
  • Christina Curren
    Curren, Christina Balsam
    Vocal Coach; Assistant Professor of German & German Lyric Diction ; Affiliate Faculty, Voice and Opera
  • Alison d'Amato
    d'Amato, Alison
    Assistant Professor of Vocal Coaching, part time
  • Steven Daigle
    Daigle, Steven
    Professor of Opera; Artistic Director Of Eastman Opera Theatre
  • Harold Danko
    Danko, Harold
    Professor of Jazz Studies & Contemporary Media; Director, Jazz Performance Workshops
  • Steven Doane
    Doane, Steven
    Professor of Violoncello
  • Bill Dobbins
    Dobbins, Bill
    Professor of Jazz Studies and Contemporary Media; Conductor, Eastman Jazz Ensemble and Eastman Studio Orchestra ; Coordinator, Jazz Composition and Arranging Program
  • Jonathan Dunsby
    Dunsby, Jonathan
    Professor of Music Theory
  • Lucy Winters Durkin
    Durkin, Lucy Winters
    Instructor of Visual Arts, part-time
  • Rosemary Elliott
    Elliott, Rosemary
    Assistant Professor of Violoncello, part-time; ECMS Collegiate Instructor in Violoncello
  • Melina Esse
    Esse, Melina
    Associate Professor of Musicology
  • Maria Christina Fava
    Fava, Maria Cristina
    Assistant Professor of Musicology, 2014-17
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    Fetter, John
    Assistant Professor of Music Education; ECMS Collegiate Instructor in Violin
  • Donna Brink Fox
    Fox, Donna Brink
    Senior Associate Dean of Academic and Student Affairs; Eisenhart Professor of Music Education ; Director, ECMS Early Childhood Music Program
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    Frank, Bruce
    Instructor of Music Theory (part-time); Senior Lecturer, The College Department of Music, University of Rochester
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    Freer, Elinor
    Assistant Professor of Chamber Music, part time; ECMS Collegiate Instructor in Piano ; Chair, Chamber Music Department
  • freitas_roger
    Freitas, Roger
    Associate Professor of Musicology; Faculty associate, Susan B. Anthony Institute for Gender and Women's Studies
  • Garver
    Garver, Beryl
    Assistant Professor of Accompanying (part-time); Affiliate Faculty, Voice and Opera
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    Goluses, Nicholas
    Professor of Guitar; Co-Chair, Strings, Harp, & Guitar Department
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    Gourfinkel, Anna
    Assistant Professor of Accompanying (part-time)
  • John Graham
    Graham, John
    Professor Emeritus of Viola
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    Grant, Kenneth
    Associate Professor of Clarinet; ECMS Collegiate Instructor in Clarinet
  • Anthony Dean Griffey
    Griffey, Anthony Dean
    Professor of Voice
  • grunow_richard
    Grunow, Richard F.
    Professor of Music Education
  • Alan Harris
    Harris, Alan
    Distinguished Professor of Violoncello
  • Anne Harrow
    Harrow, Anne Lindblom
    Associate Professor of Flute & Piccolo, part-time; Coordinator, Woodwind Chamber Music ; Supervisor, Applied Woodwind Studio TAs
  • Don Harry
    Harry, Don
    Associate Professor of Tuba
  • David Headlam
    Headlam, David
    Professor of Music Theory; Administrator, Multimedia Computing Lab
  • Benton Hess
    Hess, Benton
    Distinguished Professor of Voice; Senior Vocal Coach ; Music Director, Eastman Opera Theatre
  • David Higgs
    Higgs, David
    Professor of Organ; Chair, Organ, Sacred Music, and Historical Keyboards Department
  • Bin Huang
    Huang, Bin
    Associate Professor of Violin
  • Doug Humpherys
    Humpherys, Douglas
    Professor of Piano; Chair, Piano Department ; Director, Eastman Young Artists International Piano Competition and Festival
  • Donald Hunsberger
    Hunsberger, Donald
    Professor Emeritus of Conducting and Ensembles
  • John Hunt
    Hunt, John
    Professor of Bassoon
  • Margery Hwang
    Hwang, Margery
    Assistant Professor of String Chamber Music, part time
  • Lisa Jakelski
    Jakelski, Lisa
    Associate Professor of Musicology
  • Clay Jenkins
    Jenkins, Clay
    Professor of Jazz Studies & Contemporary Media; ECMS Collegiate Instructor in Trumpet
  • Renee Jolles
    Jolles, Renée
    Associate Professor of Violin
  • kellogg_mark
    Kellogg, Mark
    Associate Professor of Euphonium, Trombone, and Brass Chamber Music; Coordinator, Brass Chamber Music Program ; Affiliate Faculty, Jazz Studies and Contemporary Media
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    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
  • StephenKennedy
    Kennedy, Stephen
    Instructor of Sacred Music, part time; ECMS Collegiate Instructor in Organ
  • Richard Killmer
    Killmer, Richard
    Professor of Oboe
  • Henry Klumpenhouwer
    Klumpenhouwer, Henry
    Professor of Music Theory
  • Petar Kodzas
    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
  • Mikhail Kopelman
    Kopelman, Mikhail
    Professor of Violin
  • Ellen Koskoff
    Koskoff, Ellen
    Professor of Ethnomusicology; Director, Ethnomusicology Programs ; Fall Semester 2016 Academic Leave
  • Kim Kowalke
    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
  • Oleh Krysa
    Krysa, Oleh
    Professor of Violin
  • Pamela Kurau
    Kurau, Pamela
    Assistant Professor of English Lyric Diction, part time; ECMS Collegiate Instructor in Voice
  • W. Peter Kurau
    Kurau, W. Peter
    Professor of Horn
  • Jennifer Kyker
    Kyker, Jennifer
    Assistant Professor of Musicology; Assistant Professor of Music, The College Department of Music, University of Rochester
  • Nathan Laube
    Laube, Nathan J.
    Assistant Professor of Organ, part-time
  • Vincent Lenti
    Lenti, Vincent
    Professor of Piano; Coordinator, Primary and Secondary Piano Studies ; Eastman School Historian
  • Chien-Kwan Lin
    Lin, Chien-Kwan
    Associate Professor of Saxophone
  • Kathy Liperote
    Liperote, Kathy
    Assistant Professor of Music Education, part time
  • David Liptak
    Liptak, David
    Professor of Composition
  • Ralph Locke
    Locke, Ralph P.
    Professor Emeritus of Musicology
  • Brad Lubman
    Lubman, Brad
    Associate Professor of Conducting & Ensembles; Director, Eastman Musica Nova ; Affiliate Faculty, Composition
  • Patrick Macey
    Macey, Patrick
    Professor Emeritus of Musicology
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    Mackin, Glenn
    Associate Professor of Political Science
  • Tina Malett
    Malett, Kristina Becker
    Lecturer of German; Lecturer of German, The College Department of Modern Languages and Culture, University of Rochester
  • Jon Manasse
    Manasse, Jon
    Associate Professor of Clarinet
  • Alfred Mann
    Mann, Alfred †
    Professor Emeritus of Musicology
  • John Marcellus
    Marcellus, John
    Professor Emeritus of Trombone
  • William Marvin
    Marvin, William
    Associate Professor of Music Theory; Affiliate Faculty, Musicology ; Spring Semester 2017 Academic Leave
  • Betsy Marvin
    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
  • Portrait of Violist Melissa Micciche
    Matson, Melissa
    Associate Professor of Orchestral Repertory (Viola), part time; ECMS Collegiate Instructor in Viola
  • Dianne Maynard-Christensen
    Maynard-Christensen, Dianne
    Instructor of Sacred Music, part-time spring semester
  • Glenn McClure
    McClure, Glenn
    Instructor of Music Education (Choral Arranging), part-time fall
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    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
  • Honey Meconi
    Meconi, Honey
    Professor of Musicology; Chair and Professor of Music, College Music Department
  • miller_russell
    Miller, Russell
    Professor of Vocal Coaching and Repertoire; Chair, Voice and Opera Department
  • Seth Monihan
    Monahan, Seth
    Associate Professor of Music Theory; Fall 2016 Acting Chair, Music Theory Department
  • Robert Morris
    Morris, Robert D.
    Professor of Composition; Affiliate Faculty, Music Theory
  • Darren Mueller
    Mueller, Darren
    Assistant Professor of Musicology
  • Teresa Murano
    Murano, Teresa
    Instructor of Italian, part-time
  • Wesley Nance
    Nance, Wesley
    Instructor, Brass Chamber Music, part-time; ECMS Instructor in Trumpet
  • Paul O'Dette
    O'Dette, Paul
    Professor of Lute; Professor of Conducting & Ensembles ; Director, Collegium Musicum ; Affiliate Faculty, Musicology
  • Jan Opalach
    Opalach, Jan
    Associate Professor of Voice; Supervisor, Applied Voice Studio TA's
  • Jean Pedersen
    Pedersen, Jean
    Associate Professor of History
  • Rebecca Penneys
    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
  • Charles Pillow
    Pillow, Charles
    Assistant Professor of Jazz Saxophone
  • William Porter
    Porter, William
    Professor of Organ, part-time; Coordinator, Sacred Music Internships
  • Douglas Prosser
    Prosser, Douglas
    Associate Professor of Trumpet and Brass Chamber Music, part time; Supervisor, Applied Brass Studio TAs
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    Quartet, Ying
    Eastman String Quartet
  • Jonathan Retzlaff
    Retzlaff, Jonathan
    Associate Professor of Voice
  • Wade Richards
    Richards, Wade
    Instructor of Music Education, part time
  • Ray Ricker, 2013
    Ricker, Ramon
    Professor Emeritus of Saxophone; Affiliate Faculty, Jazz Studies & Contemporary Media
  • Dave Rivello
    Rivello, Dave
    Assistant Professor of Jazz Studies and Contemporary Media, 2014-17; Director, New Jazz Ensemble
  • Carol Rodland
    Rodland, Carol
    Professor of Viola; Co-Chair, Strings, Harp, & Guitar Department
  • Marie Rolf
    Rolf, Marie
    Senior Associate Dean of Graduate Studies; Professor of Music Theory ; Fall Semester 2016 Academic Leave
  • Chip Ross
    Ross, Charles
    Assistant Professor of Timpani, part time
  • Jamal Rossi
    Rossi, Jamal
    Joan and Martin Messinger Dean; Director, Howard Hanson Institute for American Music ; Professor of Woodwinds
  • George Sakakeeny
    Sakakeeny, George
    Professor of Bassoon
  • Carlos Sanchez-Gutierrez- 2015
    Sanchez-Gutierrez, Carlos
    Professor of Composition; Chair, Composition Department
  • Mark Scatterday
    Scatterday, Mark Davis
    Professor of Conducting and Ensembles; Conductor, Eastman Wind Ensemble and Eastman Wind Orchestra ; Chair, Conducting and Ensembles Department
  • Timothy Scheie
    Scheie, Timothy
    Associate Professor of French; Fulbright Advisor
  • Ann Color Pix
    Schein, Ann
    Professor of Piano, part-time 2016-17
  • Alan Schindler
    Schindler, Allan
    Professor Emeritus of Composition
  • Oliver Schneller
    Schneller, Oliver
    Professor of Composition; Director, Eastman Computer Music Center
  • schumacher_thomas
    Schumacher, Thomas
    Professor Emeritus of Piano
  • Robin Scott
    Scott, Robin
    Associate Professor of String Chamber Music; Associate Professor of Violin
  • Philip Silvey
    Silvey, Philip
    Assistant Professor of Music Education (Choral Music); Director of ESM/UR Women’s Chorus ; Affiliate Faculty, Conducting and Ensembles Department
  • Johnandew Slominski
    Slominski, Johnandrew
    Assistant Professor of Music Theory, 2012-17
  • Bob Sneider
    Sneider, Bob
    Associate Professor of Jazz Studies and Contemporary Media, part time; ECMS Senior Instructor of Jazz Guitar
  • Alden Snell
    Snell, Alden
    Assistant Professor of Music Education
  • KJSnyder
    Snyder, Kerala Johnson
    Professor Emerita of Musicology; Affiliate Faculty, Organ, Sacred Music, & Historical Keyboards
  • Barry Snyder
    Snyder, Barry
    Professor of Piano
  • sutherland
    Southerland, Wilson
    Instructor of Opera, 2016-17; Assistant Music Director, Eastman Opera Theatre
  • Reinhild Steingrover
    Steingröver, Reinhild
    Professor of German; Chair, Humanities Department
  • I Nyoman Suadin
    Suadin, I Nyoman
    Visiting Associate Professor of Gamelan, part time; Director of Gamelan
  • Robert Swensen
    Swensen, Robert
    Professor of Voice
  • George Taylor
    Taylor, George
    Professor of Viola
  • David Temperley
    Temperley, David
    Professor of Music Theory
  • Dariusz Terefenko
    Terefenko, Dariusz
    Associate Professor of Jazz Studies and Contemporary Media; Affiliate Faculty, Music Theory
  • Christel Thielmann
    Thielmann, Christel
    Assistant Professor of Conducting and Ensembles, part-time
  • thompson_rich
    Thompson, Rich
    Associate Professor of Jazz Studies and Contemporary Media; Director, Jazz Lab Ensemble ; ECMS Collegiate Instructor in Jazz Drumset
  • James Thompson
    Thompson, James
    Professor of Trumpet
  • Jurgen Thym
    Thym, Jurgen
    Professor Emeritus of Musicology; Affiliate Faculty, Organ, Sacred Music, & Historical Keyboards
  • Timothy Tomczak
    Tomczak, Timothy P.
    Instructor of Psychology, part-time
  • true_nelita
    True, Nelita
    Professor of Piano
  • Susan Uselmann
    Uselmann, Susan
    Assistant Professor of Humanities and English as a Second Language (ESL); Director, Eastman Writing Center (EWC)
  • James VanDemark
    VanDemark, James
    Professor of Double Bass
  • Neil Varon
    Varon, Neil
    Professor of Conducting & Ensembles; Conductor, Eastman Philharmonia, Eastman School Symphony Orchestra, and Eastman Chamber Orchestra
  • Robert W. Wason
    Wason, Robert W.
    Professor Emeritus of Music Theory; Affiliate Faculty, Jazz Studies and Contemporary Media
  • 250_Watkins_Holly
    Watkins, Holly
    Associate Professor of Musicology; Chair, Musicology Department
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    Webber, Carol
    Professor of Voice
  • weinert_william
    Weinert, William
    Professor of Conducting and Ensembles; Director, Choral Activities ; Spring Semester 2017 Academic Leave
  • Glenn A. West
    West, Glenn A.
    Instructor of Ethnomusicology, part-time; Director of Mbira Ensemble ; ECMS Collegiate Instructor in Mbira
  • Gretchen A. Wheelock
    Wheelock, Gretchen A.
    Professor Emerita of Musicology
  • Janet Ying
    Ying, Janet
    Associate Professor of String Chamber Music
  • ying_phil
    Ying, Phillip
    Associate Professor of String Chamber Music; Associate Professor of Viola
  • David Ying
    Ying, David
    Associate Professor of String Chamber Music; Associate Professor of Violoncello
  • Daniel Zager
    Zager, Daniel
    Associate Dean of Sibley Music Library; Associate Professor of Musicology ; Affiliate Faculty, Organ and Historical Keyboards
  • Larry Zalkind
    Zalkind, Larry
    Associate Professor of Trombone
  • Zvi Zeitlin
    Zeitlin, Zvi
    Distinguished Professor of Violin
  • Ricardo Zohn-Muldoon
    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