Ithaca College

Directory

School of Music

Administration

Arthur Ostrander, A.B. (Bowdoin), M.M., Ph.D. (Indiana, Bloomington), Dean

William Pelto, B.A. (Yale), M.A. (San Francisco State), Ph.D. (Texas, Austin), Associate Dean and Associate Professor of Music -- Music Theory

Verna Brummett, B.M.E., M.M.E. (Missouri, Kansas City), Ed.D. (Illinois, Urbana-Champaign), Chair of Graduate Studies in Music and Associate Professor of Music -- Music Education

Paige R. Morgan, B.M. (Kansas), M.M., D.M.A. (Eastman School of Music), Co-Chair of Graduate Studies for Admissions and Assistantships in Music and Associate Professor of Music -- Oboe

Faculty

Rebecca Ansel, B.M. (Rice), M.M., D.M.A. (Michigan, Ann Arbor), Assistant Professor of Music -- Violin

Mary Arlin, B.S. (Ithaca), M.M., Ph.D. (Indiana, Bloomington), Professor of Music -- Music Theory

Susan J. Avery, B.M. (Eastman School of Music), M.M. (Ithaca), Ph.D. (Eastman School of Music), Assistant Professor of Music -- Music Education

Diane Birr, B.S. (Wisconsin, Stevens Point), M.M. (Indiana, Bloomington), D.M.A. (Eastman School of Music), Associate Professor of Music -- Piano

Leslie A. S. Black, B.A. (Western Ontario [Canada]), Ph.D. (Yale), Assistant Professor of Music -- Music Theory

Randie Blooding, B.M.E. (Colorado State), M.M. (Southern Methodist), D.M.A. (Ohio State), Associate Professor of Music -- Voice

Stephen Brown, B.S., M.M. (Ithaca), Professor of Music -- Guitar and Jazz Studies

Frank G. Campos, A.A. (Monterey Peninsula), B.A. (California State, Fresno), M.M. (University of North Texas), Professor of Music -- Trumpet and Music Education

Kevin Clifton, B.A. (Austin College), M.M., Ph.D. (Texas, Austin), Assistant Professor of Music - Music Theory

Pablo Cohen, B.M. (Buenos Aires Conservatory [Argentina]), M.M., D.M.A. (Temple), Adjunct Assistant Professor of Music -- Classical Guitar (Adjunct Member)

Craig C. Cummings, B.M.E., M.M., Ph.D. (Indiana, Bloomington), Chair of Music Theory, History, and Composition and Associate Professor of Music -- Music Theory

Charis Dimaras, Diploma (Royal College [London]), M.M. (Juilliard), D.M.A. (Manhattan), Associate Professor of Music -- Piano

Lawrence A. Doebler, B.M. (Oberlin), M.M. (Washington University), Professor of Music -- Director of Choral Music

D. Kim Dunnick, B.M. (Indiana, Bloomington), M.M. (Catholic University of America), D.M. (Indiana, Bloomington), Chair of Performance Studies in Music and Professor of Music -- Trumpet

Richard Faria, B.M. (Ithaca), M.M. (Michigan State), D.M.A. (SUNY, Stony Brook), Associate Professor of Music -- Clarinet

Mark L. Fonder, B.M. (Lawrence), M.S., Ed.D. (Illinois, Urbana-Champaign), Professor of Music -- Music Education

Read Gainsford, B.M. (Auckland [New Zealand], D.M. (Indiana, Bloomington) Associate Professor of Music -- Piano

Janet R. Galván, B.M., M.M., Ed.D. (North Carolina, Greensboro), Professor of Music -- Music Education

Michael Galván, B.M.E. (New Mexico), M.M. (Illinois, Urbana-Champaign), Professor of Music -- Clarinet and Music Education

Jairo Geronymo, B.M. (Sao Paulo State University [Brazil]), M.M. (Arizona State), D.M.A. (Washington), Assistant Professor of Music -- Piano

Angus Godwin, B.M. (Capital University), Diploma in Voice (Juilliard), M.A. (Columbia University), Professor of Music -- Voice

Lee Goodhew, B.M. (North Texas State), M.M. (Southern Methodist), D.M.A. (Michigan State), Professor of Music -- Bassoon

Jeffrey Grogan, B.M.E. (Stephen F. Austin), M.M. (Michigan), Associate Professor of Music -- Director of Orchestras

Jennifer Haywood, B.M, M.M. (Ithaca), Assistant Professor of Music -- Music Education

Timothy A. Johnson, B.M. (Massachusetts, Lowell), M.M. (University of Connecticut), Ph.D. (SUNY, Buffalo), Associate Professor of Music - Music Theory

Rebecca Jemian, B.M. (Peabody Conservatory), M.M. (Texas, Austin), Ph.D. (Indiana, Bloomington), Assistant Professor of Music -- Music Theory

Keith A. Kaiser, B.M.E. (Wyoming), M.M. (Redlands), Ph.D. (Florida State), Chair of Music Education and Associate Professor of Music -- Music Education

Deborah Martin, B.M. (Baylor), M.M., D.M. (Indiana, Bloomington), Associate Professor of Music -- Piano

Steven Mauk, B.S. (Tennessee, Knoxville), M.M., D.M.A. (Michigan, Ann Arbor), Professor of Music -- Saxophone

Carol McAmis, B.M., M.M. (Kansas), Professor of Music -- Voice

Wendy Herbener Mehne, B.M.E. (Nebraska, Lincoln), M.M. (Michigan, Ann Arbor), D.M.A. (Wisconsin, Madison), Professor of Music -- Flute

Phiroze Mehta, B.E. (Poona [India]), M.E. (University of Florida), M.M. (Massachusetts, Amherst), Licenciate (Royal School of Music [England]), Professor of Music -- Piano

Deborah Montgomery, B.M. (North Carolina, Greensboro), M.M. (Illinois, Urbana-Champaign), Professor of Music -- Voice

Debra Moree, B.M., M.M. (Indiana, Bloomington), Associate Professor of Music -- Viola and Violin

Henry Neubert Jr., B.M., M.M. (Northwestern University), Professor of Music -- Double Bass

Timothy A. Nord, B.S., M.S. (Portland State), M.M. (Nebraska, Lincoln), Ph.D. (Wisconsin, Madison), Associate Professor of Music -- Music Theory

David A. Pacun, B.A. (Swarthmore), M.A., Ph.D. (University of Chicago), Assistant Professor of Music -- Music Theory

David Parks, B.M. (Westminster Choir College of Rider), M.M. (Michigan, Ann Arbor), D.M.A. (Arizona), Professor of Music -- Voice

Patrice Pastore, B.A. (Bryn Mawr), M.A. (Tufts), M.M. (New England Conservatory of Music), Professor of Music -- Voice

Elizabeth Peterson, B.M. (Michigan, Ann Arbor), M.M. (Northwestern University), D.M.A. (Shenandoah Conservatory), Assistant Professor of Music -- Music Education

Stephen G. Peterson, B.M., M.M. (Arizona State), Ph.D. (Northwestern University), Professor of Music -- Director of Bands (Associate Member)

Mark A. Radice, B.M. (Boston University), M.M. (Cincinnati), Ph.D. (Eastman School of Music), Professor of Music -- Music History

Sanford Reuning, B.M. (Illinois, Urbana-Champaign), Adjunct Assistant Professor of Music -- Suzuki Strings (Adjunct Member)

Harold A. Reynolds, B.M. (St. Mary’s University), M.Ed. (Southwest Texas State), D.M.A. (Eastman School of Music), Professor of Music -- Trombone

Peter Rothbart, B.A. (Massachusetts, Amherst), B.M. (Eastman School of Music), M.M. (Ithaca), D.M.A. (Cleveland Institute of Music), Professor of Music -- Electroacoustic Music

Kelly Samarzea, B.M. (Arkansas, Fayetteville), M.M (Indiana, Bloomington), Assistant Professor of Music -- Voice

Alex Shuhan, B.M. (Eastman School of Music), Associate Professor of Music -- French Horn

Elizabeth P. Simkin, B.M. (Oberlin), M.M. (Eastman School of Music), Associate Professor of Music -- Cello

Gordon Stout, B.M., M.M. (Eastman School of Music), Professor of Music -- Percussion

Edward Swenson, B.M. (Oberlin), M.A. (Kentucky), Ph.D. (Cornell University), Professor of Music -- Music Literature and Musicology

David Unland, B.M. (Southern Illinois, Edwardsville), M.S. (Illinois, Urbana-Champaign), Associate Professor of Music -- Tuba and Music Education

Susan Waterbury, B.M (Ohio State), M. M. (Eastman School of Music), Associate Professor of Music -- Violin

John W. White, B.M. (Northern Colorado), M.M. (Ithaca), Ph.D. (Indiana, Bloomington), Assistant Professor of Music -- Music Theory

Baruch Whitehead, B.A., B.M.E. (Cincinnati), M.F.A. (University of Florida), Ph.D. (Capella) Assistant Professor of Music -- Music Education

Dana Wilson, B.A. (Bowdoin), M.A. (University of Connecticut), Ph.D. (Eastman School of Music), Dana Professor of Music -- Music Composition