School of Music

Name Email Phone Room
-- The Herb Alpert School of Music at CalArts
Central Office
661-253-7816 B322
Victor Nani Agbeli
Faculty, World Music Performance: African Music and Dance
vagbeli@calarts.edu 661-255-1050 x2049 B204
Woody Aplanalp
Faculty, InstrumentalArts: Guitar Faculty
waplanalp@calarts.edu 661-253-7816 B322
John Baffa
Music Staff / Music Faculty, Music Technology
jbaffa@calarts.edu 661-255-1050 x2217 B400B
Matt Barbier
InstrumentalArts: Trombone
mbarbier@calarts.edu 661-253-7816 B322
Justin Bardales
Faculty
Timur Bekbosunov
Faculty, VoiceArts
tbekbosunov@calarts.edu 661-253-7816 B322
Paul Berkolds
Co-Coordinator, VoiceArts Program
VoiceArts: Bass Baritone
berkolds@calarts.edu 661-291-3036 B232
Alison Bjorkedal
InstrumentalArts: Harp
abjorkedal@calarts.edu 661-253-7816 B322
Jacqueline Bobak
Co-Coordinator
VoiceArts: Mezzo-Soprano
jbobak@calarts.edu 661-222-2725 B227
Carl Burgin
Music Technology: Interaction, Intelligence and Design (MTIID)
cmburgin@calarts.edu 661-253-7816 B322
Edward Carroll
Coordinator, Brass Program
InstrumentalArts: Trumpet
ecarroll@calarts.edu 661-255-1050 x2075 B255
Clay Chaplin
Technical Director
Experimental Sound Practices and Composition
clay@calarts.edu 661.253.7816 B306
Swapan Chaudhuri
World Music Performance: North Indian Music, Tabla
swapan@calarts.edu 661.253.7816 B236
Roxane Chenault
Operations Manager
roxane@calarts.edu 661.222.2778 B323D
Bob Clendenen
Production Manager
clenden@calarts.edu 661-253-7860 x7860 B400C
Daniel Corral
Composition
danielcorral@calarts.edu 661.253.7816 B322
Joey De Leon
Jazz: Latin Percussion
jdeleon@calarts.edu 661.253.7816 B322
Michele DeJesus
Administrative Coodinator
mdejesus@calarts.edu 661.222.2779 B323A
Jack Dettling
DMA Lecturer, Performer-Composer
jdettling@calarts.edu 661-253-7816 B322
Nicholas Deyoe
Interim Director, InstrumentalArts Programs
InstrumentalArts: Conducting, Composition,
ndeyoe@calarts.edu 661.253.7816 B322
Ryan Dragon
Faculty
rdragon@calarts.edu
Ryan Dragon
Jazz Trombone
661-253-7816 B322
Erika Duke-Kirkpatrick
InstrumentalArts: Cello
dukekirk@calarts.edu 661.255.1050 x2027 B254
Alan Eder
Piano Technician
aeder@calarts.edu 661.255.1050 x2543 B313
Meltem Ege
Core Curriculum, Musical Arts / Experimental Pop, VoiceArts
mege@calarts.edu 661-253-7816 B322
Iris Carmina Escobar
VoiceArts
iescobar@calarts.edu 661.253.7816 B322
Madeline Falcone
Faculty
Administrative Assistant for Digital Arts
mfalcone@calarts.edu 661-253-7816 B322
Tim Feeney
Faculty, InstrumentalArts: Percussion, Performer-Composer
tfeeney@calarts.edu 661-253-7816 A300
Julie Feves
InstrumentalArts: Bassoon
Hal Blaine Chair in Musical Performance
jfeves@calarts.edu 661.253.7816 B322
Michael Jon Fink
Mel Powell Chair in Music
mfink@calarts.edu 661.255.1050 x2327 B207
Allen Fogle
InstrumentalArts: Horn
afogle@calarts.edu 661.253.7816 B322
Stuart Fox
InstrumentalArts: Guitar & Lute
sfox@calarts.edu 661.253.7816 B213
John Fumo
Jazz: Trumpet
jfumo@calarts.edu 661.253.7816 B322
Jessie Garrison
Music Technology: Interaction, Intelligence and Design (MTIID)
661-253-7816 B322
Darwin Gilmore III
Music Technology: Interaction, Intelligence and Design (MTIID)
dgilmoreiii@calarts.edu 661-253-7816 B322
Randy Gloss
Director, World Music Performance
World Percussion, North Indian Music
rgloss@calarts.edu 661.253.7816 B241
Vinny Golia
Performer-Composer
vgolia@calarts.edu 661.253.7816 x2611 B201
Andrew Grueschow
World Music Performance: African Music & Dance and World Percussion
agruesch@calarts.edu 661.253.7816 B200 and B248
Sean Hayward
DMA Lecturer, Performer-Composer
shayward@calarts.edu 661-253-7816 B322
Oscar Hidalgo
InstrumentalArts: Contrabass
ohidalgo@calarts.edu 661.253.7816 B322
Jordan Hochenbaum
Music Technology: Interaction, Intelligence and Design (MTIID)
jhochenbaum@calarts.edu 661.255.1050 x2311 B206
Colin Honigman
Music Technology: Interaction, Intelligence and Design (MTIID)
chonigman@calarts.edu 661.253.7816 B322
Steven Horowitz
Faculty
shorowitz@calarts.edu
Alphonso Johnson
Jazz: Electric Bass
ajohnson@calarts.edu 661.253.7816 B322
Marijke Jorritsma
Faculty
mjorritsma@calarts.edu
Biirdooh Kakraba
Faculty
bkakraba@calarts.edu
Eyvind Kang
Coordinator, Musical Arts / Experimental Pop
Performer-Composer, Musical Arts / Experimental Pop
eyvindkang@calarts.edu 661.253.7816 B317
Ajay Kapur
Associate Dean for Research and Development in Digital Arts, Office of the President
Director, Music Technology: Interaction, Intelligence and Design (MTIID)
akapur@calarts.edu 661.255.1050 x2544 B300
Jessika Kenney
VoiceArts Faculty
jkenney@calarts.edu
Aashish Khan
World Music Performance: North Indian Music
akhan@calarts.edu 661.253.7816 B243
Amy Knoles
Associate Dean for Enrollment Management and Special Projects
Larry Levine Chair in Contemporary Music
aknoles@calarts.edu 661-253-7816 A407
Larry Koonse
Jazz: Guitar
lkoonse@calarts.edu 661.255.1050 x2055 B212
Ulrich Krieger
Director, Composition and Experimental Sound Practices Specialization
ukrieger@calarts.edu 661.253.7758 B222
Max Kutner
Music Faculty
mkutner@calarts.edu 661-253-7816 B322
Joe LaBarbera
Jazz: Drumset
jlabarbe@calarts.edu 661.255.1050 x2548 B205
Malorie LaVine
Music Faculty
mlavine@calarts.edu 661-253-7816 B322
Anne LeBaron
Composition and Experimental Sound Practices
alebaron@calarts.edu 661.255.1050 x2074 B224
Kyuyim Lee
Faculty
Thomas Leeb
InstrumentalArts: Guitar
thomasleeb@calarts.edu 661-253-7816 B322
Stephen Lehman
Performer-Composer, Jazz
slehman@calarts.edu 661.253.7816 B317
Mike Leisz
Music Technology: Interaction, Intelligence and Design (MTIID)
661-253-7816 B322
Michael Liesz
Faculty
mleisz@calarts.edu
Scott Looney
Faculty
slooney@calarts.edu
Marc Lowenstein
Roy E. Disney Family Chair in Musical Composition
Musical Arts Program / Experimental Pop
marc.lowenstein@calarts.edu 661.255.1050 x2065 B238
Tisha Mabee-Goldstein
InstrumentalArts: Harpsichord, Piano and Organ
tmabee@calarts.edu 661.253.7816 B322
Bennie Maupin
Jazz: Saxophone
bmaupin@calarts.edu 661-253-7816 B322
Andrew McIntosh
InstrumentalArts: Viola / Violin
andrewmcintosh@calarts.edu 661.253.7816 B254
Alkis Nicolaides
DMA Lecturer, Performer-Composer
anicolaides@calarts.edu 661-253-7816 B322
Paul Novros
Jazz: Saxophone
pnovros@calarts.edu 661.253.7816 B322
Phil O'Connor
InstrumentalArts: Clarinet
poconnor@calarts.edu 661.253.7816 B322
Darek Oles
Jazz: Bass
doles@calarts.edu 661.253.7816 B214
Jacob Penn
Music Technology: Interaction, Intelligence and Design (MTIID)
jpenn@calarts.edu 661-253-7816 B322
Michael Pisaro
Composition and Experimental Sound Practices
mpisaro@calarts.edu 661.255.1050 x2542 B225
Kathy Pisaro
Music History and Literature
kpisaro@alum.calarts.edu 661.253.7816 B322
Erin Poulin
Budget Analyst/Accounting Specialist
epoulin@calarts.edu 661-255-1050 x2149 F201G
Houman Pourmehdi
World Music Performance: Persian Music, World Percussion
hpourmeh@calarts.edu 661.253.7816 B322
William Powell*
Faculty
bpowell@calarts.edu
Lauren Pratt
Music Producer
Career Development Advisor
lpratt@calarts.edu 661-222-2776 B322B
Vicki Ray
Coordinator, Piano/Keyboard and Collaborative Keyboard Programs
InstrumentalArts: Piano and Collaborative Keyboard
vray@calarts.edu 661.255.1050 x2530 B223
Sarah Reid
DMA Lecturer, Performer-Composer
sreid@calarts.edu 661.253.7816 B322
Ben Richter
DMA Lecturer, Performer-Composer
brichter@calarts.edu 661-253-7816 B322
Sara Roberts
Nicholas England Chair; Composition and Experimental Sound Practices
sroberts@calarts.edu 661.253.7816 B306
David Roitstein
Director, Jazz Program
Jazz: Piano
roit@calarts.edu 661.255.1050 x2235 B240
David Rosenboom
Dean; Richard Seaver Distinguished Chair in Music
Coordinator, Performer-Composer Specialization
david@calarts.edu 661-253-7816 B323E
Rachel Rudich
InstrumentalArts: Flute
rrudich@calarts.edu 661.255.1050 x2199 B253
Dexter Sheperd
Music Technology: Interaction, Intelligence and Design (MTIID)
dextershepherd@calarts.edu 661-253-7816 B322
Christopher Speed
Faculty
Laura Steenberge
Faculty
laurasteenberge@calarts.edu 661.253.7816 B322
Luke Storm
InstrumentalArts: Tuba
lstorm@calarts.edu 661-253-7816 B322
Davy Sumner
Music Faculty, Composition and Experimental Sound Practices
dsumner@calarts.edu 661-253-7816 B306
Saurabh Suri
Music Technology: Interaction, Intelligence and Design (MTIID)
ssuri@calarts.edu 661-253-7816 B322
Miroslav Tadic
InstrumentalArts: Guitar
mtadic@calarts.edu 661.253.7816 B226
Tali Tadmor
VoiceArts: Vocal Coach and Accompanist
ttadmor@calarts.edu 661.253.7816 B231
Emi Tamura
Core Curriculum
etamura@calarts.edu 661-253-7816 B322
Karen Tanaka
Composition and Experimental Sound Practices
ktanaka@calarts.edu 661.253.7816 B322
Christine Tavolacci
Faculty
Lainey Taylor
Office Assistant
lataylor@calarts.edu 661-255-1050 ext 3112 B323
John Tejada
Music Technology: Interaction, Intelligence and Design (MTIID)
jtejada@calarts.edu 661-253-7816 B322
Omar Torrez
Faculty
Doug Tornquist
InstrumentalArts: Euphonium and Tuba
dtornquist@calarts.edu 661.253.7816 B322
Ming Tsu
InstrumentalArts: Piano
mtsu@calarts.edu B223
Allan Vogel
InstrumentalArts: Oboe
avogel@calarts.edu 661-253-7816 B322
Wolfgang von Schweinitz
Composition and Experimental Sound Practices
wschweinitz@calarts.edu 661-253-7819 B301
Paul Vorwerk
Core Curriculum
pvorwerk@calarts.edu 661-253-7856 B208
Djoko Walujo
World Music Performance: Indonesian Music and Dance
dwalujo@calarts.edu 661-255-1050 x2549 A114
Robert Wannamaker
Associate Dean for Academic and Special Projects
Coordinator: Core Curriculum
rwannama@calarts.edu 661-255-1050 x2547 B322A
I. Nyoman Wenten
World Music Performance: Indonesian Music and Dance
nwenten@calarts.edu 661.255.1050 x2549 A114
Nanik Wenten
World Music Performance: Indonesian Music and Dance
nanikwenten@calarts.edu 661-255-1050 x2549 A114
* Faculty Emeritus
Part-time Faculty