Faculty and Staff

Dr. Keith Talley, Ed and Winnie Ola Berrong Endowed Chair
Associate Professor, Saxophone

Ms. Rhyesa Hamilton
Administrative Assistant

Ms. Elaine Bates
Adjunct Instructor, Elementary Music Education

Dr. David Bessinger
Professor, Percussion

Ms. Marti Bessinger
Adjunct Instructor, Music Education

Mr. Vurl Bland
Adjunct Instructor, Tuba

Dr. Robert Chambers
Professor, Trombone, Euphonium, & Guitar

Ms. Yu-Ling Chen
Instructor, Piano and Music Therapy

Dr. Stacey DiPaolo
Associate Professor, Clarinet

Ms. Suré Eloff
Instructor, Voice

Dr. Daniel Farris
Associate Professor, Choral Music, Music Education

Dr. Kristin Griffeath
Assistant Professor, Voice, Music History

Dr. Robin Griffeath
Assistant Professor, Voice

Ms. Sophie Hung
Adjunct Instructor, Cello

Mr. Jonathan Jung
Instructor, Piano, Music Theory

Dr. Alex Lee
Assistant Professor, Violin, Viola, & Conductor of the Symphony Orchestra

Ms. Candice Wojciechowsky
Adjunct Instructor, Oboe

Dr. ChihChen Sophia Lee
Professor, Music Therapy

Dr. Shelley Martinson
Assistant Professor, Flute

Mr. Marc Mueller
Instructor, Director of Bands

Ms. Janis South
Instructor, Horn

Dr. Richard Tirk
Assistant Professor, Trumpet & Jazz Studies