Faculty


Cello Faculty
Originally from Armenia, Gasparyan is a celebrated performer and recording artist now on faculty in the Community School of Performing Arts.
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).
Clarinet Faculty, Music Director and Conductor, Colburn Orchestra
Strives for “total musicianship” and  has won the acclaim of both critics and audiences alike
Dance Accompanist
M.A. degree in composition from California State University, Los Angeles; Served as Opera Workshop coach at Cal State, L.A.; Founded his own Contemporary Opera Theatre Workshop.
Lisa Gillespie smiling in front of a window. She is wearing hoop earrings and a necklace.
Ballet Instructor
In addition to teaching at the Colburn School, Lisa Gillespie is an adjunct professor of dance at Loyola Marymount University and a frequent instructor at the Santa Clarita Ballet Academy.
Piano Instructor
Community School piano faculty, active adjudicator and clinician.