Faculty by Area

Brass Faculty

Zachary Cooper

Zachary Cooper

Assistant Professor of Horn and Music Theory

John Driscoll

John Driscoll

Instructor of Trumpet

Kevin Griggs

Kevin Griggs

Associate Director of Bands/Director of Athletic Bands

Benedict Kirby

Benedict Kirby

Adjunct Prof. of Tuba & Euphonium

James Smart

James Smart

Director of Bands, Trumpet

Rob Tapper

Rob Tapper

Professor of Trombone & Director of Jazz Studies

Composition Faculty

Emilie LeBel

Emilie LeBel

Assistant Professor of Composition

Jazz Faculty

Johan Eriksson

Johan Eriksson

Associate Professor of Saxophone and Jazz Studies

Dr. Robert LedBetter

Dr. Robert LedBetter

Director of Percussion Studies

Rob Tapper

Rob Tapper

Professor of Trombone & Director of Jazz Studies

Keyboard Faculty

Nancy Cooper

Nancy Cooper

Adjunct Assistant Professor of Music

Christopher Hahn

Christopher Hahn

Professor of Piano and Piano Pedagogy

Steven Hesla

Steven Hesla

Keyboard Area Chair

Music Education Faculty

Margaret Nichols Baldridge

Margaret Nichols Baldridge

Professor Violin and Viola

David Edmonds

David Edmonds

Director of Choral Studies

Johan Eriksson

Johan Eriksson

Associate Professor of Saxophone and Jazz Studies

Fern Glass Boyd

Fern Glass Boyd

Cello, Music Literature

Jennifer Gookin Cavanaugh

Jennifer Gookin Cavanaugh

Associate Professor; Oboe, Bassoon, and Theory

Lori Gray

Lori Gray

Associate Professor, Music Education

Christopher Kirkpatrick

Christopher Kirkpatrick

Associate Professor of Clarinet

Dr. Robert LedBetter

Dr. Robert LedBetter

Director of Percussion Studies

Margaret Lund Schuberg

Margaret Lund Schuberg

Professor of Flute

James Smart

James Smart

Director of Bands, Trumpet

Music History

James Randall

James Randall

Associate Professor of Music History

Percussion Faculty

Dr. Robert LedBetter

Dr. Robert LedBetter

Director of Percussion Studies

String Faculty

Margaret Nichols Baldridge

Margaret Nichols Baldridge

Professor Violin and Viola

Fern Glass Boyd

Fern Glass Boyd

Cello, Music Literature

Luis Millán

Luis Millán

Director of Orchestra, Guitar

Voice Faculty

Anne Basinski

Anne Basinski

Professor, School of Music - Director, UM Opera Theater - Director, Undergraduate Voice Area

David Cody

David Cody

Voice, Opera, Musical Theatre

David Edmonds

David Edmonds

Director of Choral Studies

Kimberly Gratland James

Kimberly Gratland James

Associate Professor, Voice; Coordinator, MM Vocal Performance Program

Woodwind Faculty

Johan Eriksson

Johan Eriksson

Associate Professor of Saxophone and Jazz Studies

Jennifer Gookin Cavanaugh

Jennifer Gookin Cavanaugh

Associate Professor; Oboe, Bassoon, and Theory

Christopher Kirkpatrick

Christopher Kirkpatrick

Associate Professor of Clarinet

Maxine Ramey

Maxine Ramey

Director, School of Music

Margaret Lund Schuberg

Margaret Lund Schuberg

Professor of Flute