School of Music

Name Email Phone Room
-- The Herb Alpert School of Music at CalArts
Central Office
661-253-7816 B322
Woody Aplanalp
Faculty, InstrumentalArts: Guitar Faculty
waplanalp@calarts.edu 661-253-7816 B322
John Baffa
Technical Director, Performance Production, Music Technology: Interaction, Intelligence and Design (MTIID) Specialization
jbaffa@calarts.edu 661-255-1050 x2217 B400B
Matt Barbier
InstrumentalArts: Trombone
mbarbier@calarts.edu 661-253-7816 B322
Paul Berkolds
Nicholas England Chair in Music
Co-Director, VoiceArts Program
berkolds@calarts.edu 661-291-3036 B232
Alison Bjorkedal
InstrumentalArts: Harp
abjorkedal@calarts.edu 661-253-7816 B322
Jacqueline Bobak
Co-Director, VoiceArts Program
VoiceArts: Mezzo-Soprano
jbobak@calarts.edu 661-222-2725 B227
Alex Buck
DMA Lecturer, Performer-Composer
Edward Carroll
InstrumentalArts: Brass Coordinator, Trumpet
ecarroll@calarts.edu 661-255-1050 x2075 B255
Clay Chaplin
Technical Director, Computer Music/Experimental Media Studios: Composition and Experimental Sound Practices
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
Joey De Leon
Jazz: Latin Percussion
jdeleon@calarts.edu 661.253.7816 B322
Michele DeJesus
Administrative Coordinator
mdejesus@calarts.edu 661.222.2779 B323A
Jonathan (Jack) Dettling
Faculty, InstrumentalArts
InstrumentalArts: Piano and Collaborative Keyboard
jdettling@calarts.edu 661 255-1050 x2530 B223
Nicholas Deyoe
Assistant Dean
Director, InstrumentalArts Programs
ndeyoe@calarts.edu 661.253.7816 B322
Ryan Dragon
Jazz Trombone
rdragon@calarts.edu 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
Emily Evans
Co-Director, Musical Arts / Experimental Pop Specialization
eevans@calarts.edu 661.253.7816 B306
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
Composition and Experimental Sound Practices
mfink@calarts.edu 661.255.1050 x2327 B207
Allen Fogle
InstrumentalArts: Horn
afogle@calarts.edu 661.253.7816 B322
John Fumo
Jazz: Trumpet
jfumo@calarts.edu 661.253.7816 B322
Jesse 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
Milena Gligic
VoiceArts: Vocal Coach and Accompanist
mgligic@calarts.edu x. 7816 B231
Randy Gloss
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
Eric Heep
Faculty, Music Technology
eheep@calarts.edu
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
Alphonso Johnson
Jazz: Electric Bass
ajohnson@calarts.edu 661.253.7816 B322
Jeonghyeon Joo
DMA Lecturer, Performer-Composer
jjoo@calarts.edu
Marijke Jorritsma
Faculty
mjorritsma@calarts.edu
Eyvind Kang
Co-Director, Musical Arts / Experimental Pop Specialization
Composition and Experimental Sound Practices, Performer-Composer, Musical Arts / Experimental Pop
eyvindkang@calarts.edu 661.253.7816 B317
Ajay Kapur
Associate Provost for Creative Technologies
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
Composition and Experimental Sound Practices
ukrieger@calarts.edu 661.253.7758 B222
Joe LaBarbera
Jazz: Drumset
jlabarbe@calarts.edu 661.255.1050 x2548 B205
Yeko Ladzekpo-Cole
World Music Performance: African Music & Dance and World
yladzekpocole@calarts.edu 661-253-7816 B200
Anne LeBaron
Composition and Experimental Sound Practices
alebaron@calarts.edu 661.255.1050 x2074 B224
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)
mleisz@calarts.edu 661-253-7816 B322
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
Kozue Matsumoto
Faculty, Music
kmatsumoto@calarts.edu
Bennie Maupin
Jazz: Saxophone
bmaupin@calarts.edu 661-253-7816 B322
Andrew McIntosh
InstrumentalArts: Viola / Violin
andrewmcintosh@calarts.edu 661.253.7816 B254
Christine Meinders
Music Faculty
cmeinders@calarts.edu
Emilia Moscoso Borja
DMA Lecturer, Performer-Composer
emoscosoborja@calarts.edu
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
Michael Pisaro
Director, Composition and Experimental Sound Practices Specialization
mpisaro@calarts.edu 661.255.1050 x2542 B225
Kathryn Pisaro
Core Curriculum
kpisaro@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
Vicki Ray
Coordinator, Piano/Keyboard and Collaborative Keyboard Programs
InstrumentalArts: Piano and Collaborative Keyboard
vray@calarts.edu 661.255.1050 x2530 B223
Ben Richter
DMA Lecturer, Performer-Composer
brichter@calarts.edu 661-253-7816 B322
David Roitstein
Director, Jazz Program Specialization
Jazz: Piano
roit@calarts.edu 661.255.1050 x2235 B240
David Rosenboom
Dean; Roy E. Disney Family Chair in Musical Composition
Coordinator, Performer-Composer Specialization
david@calarts.edu 661-253-7816 B323E
Rachel Rudich
Hal Blaine Chair in Musical Performance
InstrumentalArts: Flute
rrudich@calarts.edu 661.255.1050 x2199 B253
Chris Speed
Faculty
Luke Storm
InstrumentalArts: Tuba
lstorm@calarts.edu 661-253-7816 B322
Miroslav Tadic
InstrumentalArts: Guitar
mtadic@calarts.edu 661.253.7816 B226
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
John Tejada
Music Technology: Interaction, Intelligence and Design (MTIID)
jtejada@calarts.edu 661-253-7816 B322
Doug Tornquist
InstrumentalArts: Euphonium and Tuba
dtornquist@calarts.edu 661.253.7816 B322
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
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
Sam Wells
DMA Lecturer, Performer-Composer
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