Department: conservatory

Chair, Music History, and Literature
A passionate “public” musicologist who has written and lectured extensively on opera, music in film, and classical music in contemporary culture.
Conservatory Faculty
Composer, lyricist, pianist, radio producer and host of Classical KUSC, Los Angeles
Humanities Faculty
Dr. Christodoulou was recently awarded a NIH fellowship to investigate novel interventions serving at-risk youth and their families locally and globally.
Viola Faculty
Prolific violist with a career spanning over 30 years as a performer, composer, conductor, professor and recording artist
Staff Accompanist, Chamber Music Instructor, Music Academy
Dr. Vivian Fan coaches chamber music and coordinates collaborative pianists at the Colburn Conservatory of Music.
Music Theory Faculty
Sarah Gibson is a Los Angeles-based composer and pianist who has been called “a serious talent to watch” (Atlanta Journal Constitution).