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Faculty by Area

Faculty A-Z CMDA Administration & Staff

Area Coordinator = Area Coordinator; listed first

Administration

Todd Queen
Dean, College of Music & Dramatic Arts

Kristin Sosnowsky
Executive Associate Dean

Lori Bade
Associate Director for Graduate Studies

Allie Prest
Assistant Dean for Undergraduate Academic Programs

Bands

Damon S. Talley Area Coordinator
Associate Professor
Manship Director of Bands

Dennis Llinás
Assistant Professor
Associate Director of Bands

Brass and Percussion
Seth Orgel Area Coordinator
Professor, Horn

Brett Dietz
Associate Professor, Percussion

Steven Menard
Assistant Professor, Trombone

Brian Shaw
Associate Professor
Julian & Sidney Carruth Professor of Trumpet & Jazz Studies

Joseph Skillen
Galante Endowed Professor of Tuba/Euphonium

Matthew Vangjel
Assistant Professor, Trumpet

Choral Studies

John Dickson Area Coordinator
Director of Choral Studies
Galante Chair in Choral Music Education
Stephanie Landry Barineau Professor of Choral Studies

Trey Davis
Assistant Professor
Associate Director of Choral Studies

Laurence Hebert
Instructor, Gospel Choir

Composition
Dinos Constantinides Area Coordinator
Boyd Professor

Stephen David Beck
Derryl & Helen Haymon Professor of Music

Experimental Music & Digital Media
Jesse Allison Area Coordinator
Assistant Professor, Experimental Music & Digital Media

Stephen David Beck
Derryl & Helen Haymon Professor of Music

Edgar Berdahl
Assistant Professor, Experimental Music and Digital Media, CCT

Jazz Studies
William Grimes Area Coordinator
E. & D. White Professor of Music

Willis Delony
Virginia Martin Howard Professor of Piano & Jazz Studies

Brian Shaw
Associate Professor
Julian & Sidney Carruth Professor of Trumpet & Jazz Studies

Keyboard/Piano
Michael Gurt Area Coordinator
Paula G. Manship Distinguished Professor of Piano

Willis Delony
Virginia Martin Howard Professor of Piano & Jazz Studies

Dianne Frazer
Professional-in-Residence, Collaborative Piano

Jan Grimes
Professional-in-Residence, Collaborative Piano

Pamela Pike
Associate Professor
Aloysia Landry Barineau Professor of Piano Pedagogy

Gregory Sioles
Associate Professor, Piano

Herndon Spillman
Carolyn Botkin Mattax/Herndon Spillman Professor of Organ Studies

Music Education
James Byo Area Coordinator
Carl Prince Matthies Memorial Professor of Music Education

Melissa Brunkan
Assistant Professor, Music Education

Jane Cassidy
Roy & Margaret Gianelloni Alumni Professor of Music Education

Music Theory
Inessa Bazayev Area Coordinator
Associate Professor, Music Theory

Robert Peck
Professor, Music Theory

Jeffrey Perry
Manship Professor of Music Theory

Daniel Shanahan
Assistant Professor, Music Theory

Musicology
Andreas Giger Area Coordinator
Louise and Kenneth L. Kinney Professor of Opera
Professor, Musicology

Brett Boutwell
Associate Professor
William F. Swor Alumni Professor of Musicology

Blake Howe
Assistant Professor, Musicology

Alison McFarland
Associate Professor, Musicology

Orchestral Studies
Carlos Riazuelo
Associate Professor
Manship Director of Orchestra Studies
Strings
Dennis Parker Area Coordinator
Derryl & Helen Haymon Professor of Cello

Elias Goldstein
Assistant Professor, Viola

Lin He
Associate Professor, Violin

Eric Liffmann
Instructor, Guitar

Espen Lilleslatten
Associate Professor, Violin

Yung-chiao Wei
Professor, Double Bass

Gabriela Werries
Instructor, Harp

Voice
Loraine Sims Area Coordinator
Associate Professor, Voice

Lori Bade
Neil S. & Boyd H. McMullan Professor of Voice

Michael Borowitz
Assistant Professor, Voice
Opera Coach

Robert Grayson
Edith Killgore Kirkpatrick Professor of Voice

Paul Groves
Artist-in-Residence, Voice

Brandon Hendrickson
Assistant Professor, Voice

Dennis Jesse
Assistant Professor, Voice

Dugg McDonough
Mary Barrett Fruehan Associate Professor
Director of LSU Opera

Sandra Moon
Assistant Professor, Voice

Terry Patrick-Harris
Professional-in-Residence, Voice

Woodwinds
Katherine Kemler Area Coordinator
Charles and Mary Barre Alumni Professor of Flute

Griffin Campbell
J. Franklin Bayhi Alumni Professor of Saxophone

Deborah Chodacki
Associate Professor, Clarinet

Johanna Cox
Associate Professor, Oboe

Darrel Hale
Assistant Professor, Bassoon