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; Director of Summer@Eastman; French Diction and French Lyric Diction; Chamber Music & Accompanying

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

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

Ninomiya, Ayano
Associate Professor of String Chamber Music; Associate Professor of Violin

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; Chair, Chamber Music Department

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

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Composition

Liptak, David
Professor of Composition; Spring Semester 2015 Academic Leave

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

Schindler, Allan
Professor of Composition; Director, Eastman Computer Music Center

Zohn-Muldoon, Ricardo
Associate Professor of Composition; Fall Semester 2014 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

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Humanities

Baldo, Jonathan
Professor of English

Beaudette, Sylvie
Assistant Professor of Chamber Music & Accompanying; Director of Summer@Eastman; French Diction and French Lyric Diction; Chamber Music & Accompanying

Bellina, Elena
Assistant Professor of Italian

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

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

Falli, Caterina
Director of the Eastman Writing Center and Associate Professor of English as a Second Language; Director, ESL Program

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; 2014-15 Leave

Pedersen, Jean
Associate Professor of History; Spring Semester 2015 Academic Leave

Remmel, Rachel
Assistant Professor of American Studies

Scheie, Timothy
Associate Professor of French; Fulbright Advisor

Steingröver, Reinhild
Associate Professor of German; Chair, Humanities Department

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

Uselmann, Susan
Assistant Professor of English as a Second Language; Assistant Professor of Humanities and English as a Second Language; Workshop Coordinator, Eastman Writing Center and English for Global Communications, 2014-15

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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
Associate Professor of Jazz Studies & 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

Potter, Howard
Associate Dean for Community and Continuing Education; Director of the Eastman Community Music School; Collegiate and ECMS Instructor in Jazz Mallets; Director and Founder, Eastman Youth Jazz Orchestra

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

Sneider, Bob
Assistant 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, part time; 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

Grunow, Richard F.
Professor of Music Education; Spring Semester 2015 Academic Leave

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

Stanley, Ann Marie
Assistant Professor of Music Education

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Musicology

Anderson, Michael Alan
Associate Professor of Musicology; Artistic Director, Schola Antiqua of Chicago; 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, 2014-15

Freitas, Roger
Associate Professor of Musicology; Chair, Musicology Department; Faculty associate, Susan B. Anthony Institute for Gender and Women's Studies; Spring Semester 2015 Academic Leave

Jakelski, Lisa
Assistant Professor of Musicology

Koskoff, Ellen
Professor of Ethnomusicology; Director, World Music Certificate and Ethnomusicology Diploma Program

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; Fall Semester 2014 Academic Leave

Locke, Ralph P.
Professor of Musicology

Macey, Patrick
Professor of Musicology

Mann, Alfred
Professor Emeritus of Musicology

Marvin, William
Associate Professor of Music Theory; Affiliate Faculty, Musicology

Meconi, Honey
Professor of Musicology; Professor of Music, The College Department of Music; Susan B. Anthony Professor of Gender and Women’s Studies

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 (fall courses); Affiliate Faculty, Organ, Sacred Music, & Historical Keyboards

Watkins, Holly
Associate Professor of Musicology; 2014-15 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

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

Bezuidenhout, Kristian
Instructor of Historical Keyboards, part-time

DuBois, Peter
Assistant Professor of Sacred Music, part time; Director, Sacred Music Diploma Program

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

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

Thym, Jurgen
Professor Emeritus of Musicology (fall courses); 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

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

Elisi, Enrico
Associate Professor of Piano; Artistic Director Musica Domani International Prize

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; Fall Semester 2014 Academic Leave

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; Co-Chair, Strings, Harp, and Guitar Department

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

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

Bride, Kathleen
Professor of Harp

Castleman, Charles
Professor of Violin

Doane, Steven
Professor of Violoncello

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

Goluses, Nicholas
Professor of Guitar

Graham, John
Professor Emeritus of Viola

Harris, Alan
Distinguished Professor of Violoncello

Jolles, Renée
Associate Professor of Violin

Kemp, Kathleen
Associate Professor of Orchestral Repertory (Violoncello), part time; Coordinator of Orchestral Studies Diploma program; Supervisor, Applied Violincello 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

Ninomiya, Ayano
Associate Professor of String Chamber Music; Associate Professor of Violin

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

Rodland, Carol
Professor of Viola

Taylor, George
Associate Professor of Viola

VanDemark, James
Professor of Double Bass; Co-Chair, Strings, Harp, and Guitar Department

Ying, Janet
Associate Professor of String Chamber Music

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

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

Bocko, Mark
Affiliate Faculty, Music Theory Department; Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Hajim School of Engineering and Applied Science, The College, University of Rochester

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, 2012-15

Dunsby, Jonathan
Professor of Music Theory; Fall Semester 2014 Academic Leave

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

Goldman, Edward "Ted"
Assistant Professor of Music Theory

Guerrero, Jeannie
Associate Professor of Music Theory; 2014-15 Leave

Headlam, David
Professor of Music Theory; Administrator, Multimedia Computing Lab; Spring Semester 2015 Academic Leave

Klumpenhouwer, Henry
Professor of Music Theory

Laitz, Steven
Professor of Music Theory; Chair, Music Theory Department

Martins, José Oliveira
Assistant Professor of Music Theory

Marvin, William
Associate Professor of Music Theory; Affiliate Faculty, Musicology

Marvin, Elizabeth West
Professor of Music Theory; Professor of Brain and Cognitive Sciences, The College, University of Rochester

Monahan, Seth
Associate Professor of Music Theory

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

Rolf, Marie
Senior Associate Dean of Graduate Studies; Professor of Music Theory

Slominski, Johnandrew
Assistant Professor of Music Theory, 2012-15

Temperley, David
Associate 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
Assistant Professor of Opera; Assistant Director of Eastman Opera Theatre

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

Cowdrick, Kathryn
Associate Professor of Voice

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

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

Daigle, Steven
Professor of Opera; Head of Eastman Opera Program; Dramatic Director, Eastman Opera Theatre

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

McIver, Robert
Professor of Voice

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

Shane, Rita
Professor of Voice

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; Fall Semester 2014 Academic Leave

Cahn, William
Associate Professor of Percussion, part-time

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

Hunt, John
Professor of Bassoon

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

Potter, Howard
Associate Dean for Community and Continuing Education; Director of the Eastman Community Music School; Collegiate and ECMS Instructor in Jazz Mallets; Director and Founder, Eastman Youth Jazz Orchestra

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; Co-Chair, Strings, Harp, and Guitar Department

Anderson, Michael Alan
Associate Professor of Musicology; Artistic Director, Schola Antiqua of Chicago; Faculty Associate, Susan B. Anthony Institute

Antonova, Natalya
Professor of Piano

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

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; Director of Summer@Eastman; French Diction and 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

Bezuidenhout, Kristian
Instructor of Historical Keyboards, part-time

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

Bocko, Mark
Affiliate Faculty, Music Theory Department; Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Hajim School of Engineering and Applied Science, The College, University of Rochester

Boyd, Bonita
Professor of Flute

Bride, Kathleen
Professor of Harp

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; Fall Semester 2014 Academic Leave

Cahn, William
Associate Professor of Percussion, part-time

Campbell, Jeff
Associate Professor of Jazz Studies & 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
Assistant Professor of Opera; Assistant Director of Eastman Opera Theatre

Castleman, Charles
Professor of Violin

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

Conrod, Derek
Visiting Instructor of Natural Horn, 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
Associate Professor of Voice

Curlee, J. Matthew
Instructor of Music Theory, 2012-15

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

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

Daigle, Steven
Professor of Opera; Head of Eastman Opera Program; Dramatic Director, 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

DuBois, Peter
Assistant Professor of Sacred Music, part time; Director, Sacred Music Diploma Program

Dunsby, Jonathan
Professor of Music Theory; Fall Semester 2014 Academic Leave

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

Elisi, Enrico
Associate Professor of Piano; Artistic Director Musica Domani International Prize

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

Esse, Melina
Associate Professor of Musicology

Falli, Caterina
Director of the Eastman Writing Center and Associate Professor of English as a Second Language; Director, ESL Program

Fava, Maria Cristina
Assistant Professor of Musicology, 2014-15

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

Freitas, Roger
Associate Professor of Musicology; Chair, Musicology Department; Faculty associate, Susan B. Anthony Institute for Gender and Women's Studies; Spring Semester 2015 Academic Leave

Garver, Beryl Wright
Assistant Professor of Accompanying (part-time)

Goldman, Edward "Ted"
Assistant Professor of Music Theory

Goluses, Nicholas
Professor of Guitar

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

Grunow, Richard F.
Professor of Music Education; Spring Semester 2015 Academic Leave

Guerrero, Jeannie
Associate Professor of Music Theory; 2014-15 Leave

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; Spring Semester 2015 Academic Leave

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

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
Assistant 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 Violincello 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

Kopelman, Mikhail
Professor of Violin

Koskoff, Ellen
Professor of Ethnomusicology; Director, World Music Certificate and Ethnomusicology Diploma Program

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; Fall Semester 2014 Academic Leave

Laitz, Steven
Professor of Music Theory; Chair, Music Theory Department

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; Spring Semester 2015 Academic Leave

Locke, Ralph P.
Professor of Musicology

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

Macey, Patrick
Professor 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

Martins, José Oliveira
Assistant Professor of Music Theory

Marvin, William
Associate Professor of Music Theory; Affiliate Faculty, Musicology

Marvin, Elizabeth West
Professor of Music Theory; 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; 2014-15 Leave

McIver, Robert
Professor of Voice

Meconi, Honey
Professor of Musicology; Professor of Music, The College Department of Music; Susan B. Anthony Professor of Gender and Women’s Studies

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

Monahan, Seth
Associate Professor of Music Theory

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

Ninomiya, Ayano
Associate Professor of String Chamber Music; Associate Professor of Violin

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; Spring Semester 2015 Academic Leave

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; Fall Semester 2014 Academic Leave

Pillow, Charles
Assistant Professor of Jazz Saxophone

Potter, Howard
Associate Dean for Community and Continuing Education; Director of the Eastman Community Music School; Collegiate and ECMS Instructor in Jazz Mallets; Director and Founder, Eastman Youth Jazz Orchestra

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

Remmel, Rachel
Assistant Professor of American Studies

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; Director, New Jazz Ensemble

Rodland, Carol
Professor of Viola

Rolf, Marie
Senior Associate Dean of Graduate Studies; Professor of Music Theory

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

Schindler, Allan
Professor of Composition; Director, Eastman Computer Music Center

Schumacher, Thomas
Professor Emeritus of Piano

Shane, Rita
Professor of Voice

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, 2012-15

Sneider, Bob
Assistant 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

Stanley, Ann Marie
Assistant Professor of Music Education

Steingröver, Reinhild
Associate 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
Associate Professor of Viola

Temperley, David
Associate 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, part time; Director, Jazz Lab Ensemble; ECMS Collegiate Instructor in Jazz Drumset

Thompson, James
Professor of Trumpet

Thym, Jurgen
Professor Emeritus of Musicology (fall courses); 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 English as a Second Language; Assistant Professor of Humanities and English as a Second Language; Workshop Coordinator, Eastman Writing Center and English for Global Communications, 2014-15

VanDemark, James
Professor of Double Bass; Co-Chair, Strings, Harp, and Guitar Department

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; 2014-15 Academic Leave

Webber, Carol
Professor of Voice

Weinert, William
Professor of Conducting and Ensembles; Director, Choral Activities

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; Chair, Chamber Music Department

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
Associate Professor of Composition; Fall Semester 2014 Academic Leave

 

Professors Emeriti

DECEASED

  • Warren Benson, composition
  • John Celentano, chamber music
  • David Craighead, organ
  • 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
  • William Osseck, clarinet
  • Verne Reynolds, horn
  • Donald Shetler, music education
  • Ruth Watanabe, librarian, Sibley Music Library
  • Philip West, conducting and ensembles