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Faculty Directory

 

Administrative Staff

Dr. Lee Harris - Department Head
Jordan Hicks - Administrative Assistant
Marion Perkins - Administrative Specialist

 

Instrumental Faculty

 

Ensemble Directors

 Interim Band Director/Director of Wind Ensemble - Dr. Matthew J. Smith 
Assistant Band Director,  Jazz Band Director - Dr. Erika Schafer
Orchestra Director - Maestro Jooyong Ahn

 

Winds/Percussion

Flute - Dr. Heather Small
Oboe - Prof. Linda Pennebaker
Clarinet - Dr. Nikolasa Tejero
Bassoon - Prof. Gary Wilkes
Saxophone - Prof. Clint Schmitt
Trumpet - Dr. Erika Schafer
Horn - Prof. Gordon James
Low Brass - Dr. Kenyon Wilson
Percussion - Dr. Monte Coulter
 

Strings

Violin - Prof. Donald Zimmer
Viola - Prof. Floy Wang
Cello - Prof. Jenny Wilkes
Bass - Prof. Eric Hansen

 

Guitar

Dr. Mario Abril
Prof. Robert Hansel

 

Piano

Dr. Sin-Hsing Tsai - Director of Piano Studies
Prof. Deanne Irvine
Prof. Janet Sump
Prof. David Walters - Jazz Piano

 

Vocal Faculty

 

Ensemble Directors

Dr. Kevin Ford - Director of Chattanooga Singers and Chamber Singers
Dr. Rebecca Atkins - Womens Chorale
Prof. Perry Ward - Mens Choir
 

Studio Teachers

Prof. Jan Cochrane
Dr. Rebecca St. Goar
Prof. Perry Ward

 

Music Education

Dr. Rebecca Atkins - Coordinator of Music Education, Vocal Music Education Advisor
Dr. Lee Harris - Instrumental Music Education Advisor

 

Music Performance

Dr. Nikolasa Tejero - Instrumental Performance Advisor
Dr. Sin-Hsing Tsai - Piano Performance Advisor
Dr. Rebecca St. Goar - Vocal Performance Advisor 

 

Music Theory/Composition

Dr. Jonathan McNair - Head of Theory/Composition, Advisor 
Prof. Beth Huey
Dr. Nikolasa Tejero
Dr. Kenyon Wilson
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