Conservatory Faculty


String Faculty

Martin Beaver, Violin
Robert Lipsett, Violin
Paul Coletti, Viola
Clive Greensmith, Cello
Peter Lloyd, Double Bass
JoAnn Turovsky, Harp
Scott St. John, Director of Chamber Music
Nathan Cole, Orchestral Repertoire for Violin
Benjamin Ullery, Orchestral Repertoire for Viola
Ben Hong, Orchestral Repertoire for Cello


Woodwind Faculty

James Walker, Flute
Mingjia Liu, Oboe
Yehuda Gilad, Clarinet
Richard Beene, Bassoon


Brass and Percussion Faculty

Andrew Bain, Horn
James Wilt, Trumpet
Mark Lawrence, Trombone
Norman Pearson, Tuba
Ted Atkatz, Percussion


Piano Faculty

Fabio Bidini, Piano



Ted Atkatz, Contemporary Ensemble
Yehuda Gilad, Music Director and Conductor, Colburn Orchestra
Ian Pritchard, Baroque Ensemble


Academic Faculty

Erik Altenbernd, Humanities
Kristi Brown-Montesano, Chair, Music History and Literature
Alan Chapman, Music Theory and Ear Training
Joan Christodoulou, Humanities
Sarah Gibson, Music Theory
Thomas Kotcheff, Music Theory and Ear Training
Jeff Kryka, Music Theory and Ear Training
Jeffrey Lavner, Keyboard Harmony
Liviu Marinescu, Music Theory and Ear Training
Régulo Martínez-Antón, Keyboard Repertoire
Noah Meites, Music Theory and Ear Training
Jennie Morton, Wellness
Jordan Nelson, Chair, Music Theory and Ear Training
Joel Peisinger, English as a Second Language
Sean Pessin, Humanities
Ian Pritchard, Music History and Literature
Gwen Robertson, Humanities
Deborah Smith, Library Director and Director of Academic Programs
Douglas Smith, Chair, Humanities
Nathanial Zeisler, Career Development and Pedagogy