Faculty

Department: conservatory

Clarinet Faculty, Music Director and Conductor, Colburn Orchestra
Strives for “total musicianship” and  has won the acclaim of both critics and audiences alike
Cello and Chamber Music Faculty
Clive Greensmith has held the position of principal cellist of the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra and was the cellist of the Tokyo String Quartet for fourteen years.
Orchestral Repertoire for Cello
Cellist Ben Hong currently serves as Associate Principal Cello of the Los Angeles Philharmonic.
Ear Training, Music Theory Faculty
Thomas Kotcheff is a Los Angeles-based composer and pianist.
Academic
Composer and orchestrator, whose work has been featured in major motion pictures, TV-shows, video games, and heard in concert halls
Community School Piano Chair, Conservatory Keyboard Skills for Non-Majors Faculty
Experience performing as both pianist and harpsichordist