School of Music

Name Email Phone Room
-- The Herb Alpert School of Music at CalArts
Central Office
661-253-7816 B322
Woody Aplanalp
Faculty, School of Music
InstrumentalArts: Guitar
waplanalp@calarts.edu 661-253-7816 B322
Justin Asher
Faculty, Music
jasher@calarts.edu
Audrey Babcock
Faculty, School of Music
VoiceArts
ababcock@calarts.edu
John Baffa
Technical Director, Performance Production, Music Technology: Interaction, Intelligence and Design (MTIID) Specialization
jbaffa@calarts.edu 661-255-1050 x2217 B400B
Mattie Barbier
Faculty, School of Music
InstrumentalArts: Trombone
mbarbier@calarts.edu 661-253-7816 B322
Justin Bardales
Faculty, School of Music
World Music Performance, Shared Curriculum
jbardales@calarts.edu
Kyle Bates
Faculty, School of Music
DMA Lecturer
kbates@calarts.edu
Paul Berkolds
Co-Director, VoiceArts Program
Bass Baritone
berkolds@calarts.edu 661-291-3036 B232
Judith Berkson
Faculty, School of Music
jberkson@calarts.edu
Alison Bjorkedal
Faculty, School of Music
InstrumentalArts: Harp
abjorkedal@calarts.edu 661-253-7816 B322
Jacqueline Bobak
Co-Director, VoiceArts Program
Assistant Dean for Research and Communication
jbobak@calarts.edu 661-222-2725 B227
Charles Burns
Faculty; School of Music
Shared Curriculum
cburns@calarts.edu 661-253-7816 B322
Edward Carroll
Faculty, School of Music
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
Carolyn Chen
Faculty, School of Music
cchen@calarts.edu
Roxane Chenault
Operations Manager
roxane@calarts.edu 661-222-2778 B323D
Bob Clendenen
Production Manager
clenden@calarts.edu 661-253-7860 x7860 B400C
Perry Cook
Faculty, School of Music
pcook@calarts.edu
Joey De Leon
Faculty, School of Music
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, School of Music
InstrumentalArts: Piano and Collaborative Keyboard
jdettling@calarts.edu 661-255-1050 x2530 B223
Nicholas Deyoe
Director, InstrumentalArts Programs
ndeyoe@calarts.edu 661-253-7816 B211
Ryan Dragon
Faculty, School of Music
Jazz Trombone
rdragon@calarts.edu 661-253-7816 B322
Erika Duke-Kirkpatrick
Faculty, School of Music
InstrumentalArts: Cello
dukekirk@calarts.edu 661-255-1050 x2027 B254
Alan Eder
Piano Technician
aeder@calarts.edu 661-255-1050 x2543 B313
Meltem Ege
Faculty, School of Music
Shared Curriculum, Experimental Pop, VoiceArts
mege@calarts.edu 661-253-7816 B322
Iris Carmina Escobar
Faculty, School of Music
VoiceArts
iescobar@calarts.edu 661-253-7816 B322
Emily Evans
Co-Director, Experimental Pop Specialization
Mel Powell Chair in Music
eevans@calarts.edu 661-253-7816 B306
Stuart Evans
Faculty, School of Music
sevans@calarts.edu 661-253-7816 B322
Madeline Falcone
Faculty, School of Music
Music Technology and Digital Arts
mfalcone@calarts.edu 661-253-7816 B322
Tim Feeney
Nicholas England Chair in Music, Assistant Dean for Communication and Marketing
Director, Performer-Composer Specialization
tfeeney@calarts.edu 661-253-7816 A300
Michael Jon Fink
Faculty, School of Music
Composition and Experimental Sound Practices
mfink@calarts.edu 661-255-1050 x2327 B207
Allen Fogle
Faculty, School of Music
InstrumentalArts: Horn
afogle@calarts.edu 661-253-7816 B322
Stuart Fox**
Music Faculty Emeritus
sfox@calarts.edu
Christoph Geiseler
Faculty, School of Music
cgeiseler@calarts.edu
Breana Gilcher
Faculty, School of Music
bgilcher@calarts.edu
Milena Gligic
Faculty, School of Music
VoiceArts: Vocal Coach and Accompanist
mgligic@calarts.edu 661-253-7816 B231
Randy Gloss
World Music Performance
World Percussion, North Indian Music
rgloss@calarts.edu
Vinny Golia
Faculty, School of Music
Performer-Composer
vgolia@calarts.edu 661.253.7816 x2611 B201
Javier Gonzalez
Faculty, School of Music
Jazz Trumpet
Andrew Grueschow
Co-Director, World Music Performance Specialization
agruesch@calarts.edu 661-253-7816 B200 and B248
Laurel Halo
Faculty, School of Music
Composition / Experimental Sound Practices
lhalo@calarts.edu
Eric Heep
Faculty, School of Music
Music Technology
eheep@calarts.edu
Oscar Hidalgo
Faculty, School of Music
InstrumentalArts: Contrabass
ohidalgo@calarts.edu 661-253-7816 B322
Celia Hollander
Faculty, School of Music
Composition / Experimental Sound Practices
chollander@calarts.edu
Marijke Jorritsma
Faculty, School of Music
mjorritsma@calarts.edu
Eyvind Kang
Composition and Experimental Sound Practices, Performer-Composer
eyvindkang@calarts.edu 661-253-7816 B317
Ajay Kapur
Director, Music Technology: Interaction, Intelligence and Design (MTIID)
Associate Provost for Creative Technologies
akapur@calarts.edu 661-255-1050 x2544 B300
Aashish Khan
Faculty, School of Music
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
Faculty, School of Music
Jazz: Guitar
lkoonse@calarts.edu 661-255-1050 x2055 B212
Ulrich Krieger
Faculty, School of Music
Composition and Experimental Sound Practices
ukrieger@calarts.edu 661-253-7758 B222
Joe LaBarbera**
Music Faculty Emeritus
Yeko Ladzekpo-Cole
Faculty, School of Music
Co-Director, World Music Performance Specialization
yladzekpocole@calarts.edu 661-253-7816 B200
Anne LeBaron
Faculty, School of Music
Composition and Experimental Sound Practices
alebaron@calarts.edu 661-255-1050 x2074 B224
Thomas Leeb
Faculty, School of Music
InstrumentalArts: Guitar
thomasleeb@calarts.edu 661-253-7816 B322
Stephen Lehman
Faculty, School of Music
Performer-Composer, Jazz
slehman@calarts.edu 661-253-7816 B317
Mike Leisz
Faculty, School of Music
Music Technology: Interaction, Intelligence and Design (MTIID)
mleisz@calarts.edu 661-253-7816 B322
Matt LeVeque
Faculty, School of Music
DMA Lecturer, Performer-Composer
mleveque@calarts.edu
Edwin Livingston
Faculty, School of Music
elivingston@calarts.edu
Marc Lowenstein
Faculty, School of Music
Experimental Pop
marc.lowenstein@calarts.edu 661-255-1050 x2065 B238
Lily Guarneros Maase
Faculty, School of Music
Experimental Pop
lmaase@calarts.edu 661-253-7816 Room: B322
Tisha Mabee-Goldstein
Faculty, School of Music
InstrumentalArts: Harpsichord, Piano and Organ
tmabee@calarts.edu 661-253-7816 B322
Kevin Madison
Faculty, School of Music
DMA Program
kmadison@calarts.edu
Kozue Matsumoto
Faculty, School of Music
Japanese Ensemble
kmatsumoto@calarts.edu 661 253 7816 B322
Michael Matsuno
Faculty, School of Music
mmatsuno@calarts.edu
Andrew McIntosh
Faculty, School of Music
InstrumentalArts: Viola/Violin
andrewmcintosh@calarts.edu 661-253-7816 B254
Chuck Medina-Behring
Office Assistant, School of Music
cbehring@calarts.edu 661-253-7816
Christine Meinders
Faculty, School of Music
cmeinders@calarts.edu
Jonathan Miller
Faculty, School of Music
jonathanmiller@calarts.edu
Daniel Newman-Lessler
Faculty, School of Music
DMA Lecturer, Performer-Composer
danielnewmanlessler@alum.calarts.edu 661 253 7816 B322
Paul Novros
Faculty, School of Music
Jazz: Saxophone
pnovros@calarts.edu 661-253-7816 B322
Phil O'Connor
Faculty, School of Music
InstrumentalArts: Clarinet
poconnor@calarts.edu 661-253-7816 B322
Darek Oles
Faculty, School of Music
Jazz: Bass
doles@calarts.edu 661-253-7816 B214
Vardan Ovsepian
Faculty, School of Music
Jazz Piano
vovsepian@calarts.edu 661-253-7816 B322
Jeff Parker
Faculty, School of Music
Jazz
jlparker@calarts.edu
Jacob Penn
Faculty, School of Music
Music Technology
jpenn@calarts.edu
Samantha Perez
Faculty, School of Music
Experimental Pop
sperez@calarts.edu
Cathlene Pineda
Faculty, School of Music
Jazz: Piano
cpineda@calarts.edu 661 253 7816 B223
Jonathan Pinson
Faculty, School of Music
Jazz
jpinson@calarts.edu 661-253-7733 Ext 7733 B205
Luisa Pinzon
Faculty, School of Music
lpinzon@calarts.edu
Kathryn Pisaro
Faculty, School of Music
Shared Curriculum
kpisaro@calarts.edu 661-253-7816 B322
Michael Pisaro-Liu
Faculty, School of Music
Director of Composition and Experimental Music
mpisaro@calarts.edu
Houman Pourmehdi
Faculty, School of Music
World Music Performance: Persian Music, World Percussion
hpourmeh@calarts.edu 661-253-7816 B322
William Powell*
Music Faculty Emeritus
bpowell@calarts.edu
Simon Reynolds
Faculty, School of Music
Experimental Pop
sreynolds@calarts.edu
Emmanuel "Def Sound" Ricketts
Faculty, School of Music
Experimental Pop
ericketts@calarts.edu
David Roitstein
Faculty, School of Music
Director, Jazz Program Specialization
roit@calarts.edu 661-255-1050 x2235 B240
Rachel Rudich
Faculty, School of Music
InstrumentalArts: Flute
rrudich@calarts.edu 661-255-1050 x2199 B253
Justin Scheid
Assistant Event and Digital Media Manager
jscheid@calarts.edu
Josephine Shetty
Faculty, School of Music
Experimental Pop
jshetty@calarts.edu
Mone "Medusa" Smith
Faculty, School of Music
Musical Arts/Experimental Pop
661-253-7816 B322
Luciana Souza
Faculty, School of Music
Jazz
lsouza@calarts.edu 661-253-7816
Chris Speed
Faculty, School of Music
cspeed@calarts.edu
Jonathan Stehney
Faculty, School of Music
Instrumental Arts, Bassoon
jstehney@calarts.edu 661-253-7816
Luke Storm
Faculty, School of Music
InstrumentalArts: Tuba
lstorm@calarts.edu 661-253-7816 B322
Volker Straebel
Dean, School of Music
Richard Seaver Distinguished Chair in Music
vstraebel@calarts.edu 661-253-7816 B323E
Sebastian Suarez-Solis
Faculty, School of Music
DMA Lecturer, Performer-Composer
ssuarezsolis@calarts.edu
Miroslav Tadic
Faculty, School of Music
InstrumentalArts: Guitar
mtadic@calarts.edu 661-253-7816 B226
Emi Tamura
Faculty, School of Music
Shared Curriculum
etamura@calarts.edu 661-253-7816 B322
Karen Tanaka
Faculty, School of Music
Composition and Experimental Sound Practices
ktanaka@calarts.edu 661-253-7816 B322
John Tejada
Faculty, School of Music
Music Technology: Interaction, Intelligence and Design (MTIID)
jtejada@calarts.edu 661-253-7816 B322
Mona Tian
Faculty, School of Music
mtian@calarts.edu
Micaela Tobin
Faculty, School of Music
VoiceArts
mtobin@calarts.edu 661-253-7816 Room: B322
Doug Tornquist
Faculty, School of Music
InstrumentalArts: Euphonium and Tuba
dtornquist@calarts.edu 661-253-7816 B322
Jake Viator
Faculty, School of Music
Experimental Pop
jviator@calarts.edu
Allan Vogel**
Music Faculty Emeritus
avogel@calarts.edu
Wolfgang von Schweinitz
Faculty, School of Music
Composition and Experimental Sound Practices
wschweinitz@calarts.edu 661- 253-7798 B301
Robert Wannamaker
Associate Dean for Academic Affairs and Special Projects
Director, Shared Curriculum
rwannama@calarts.edu 661-255-1050 x2547 B322A
Shoshi Watanabe
Faculty, Music
swatanabe@calarts.edu
I. Nyoman Wenten
Faculty, School of Music
World Music Performance: Indonesian Music and Dance
nwenten@calarts.edu 661-255-1050 x2549 A114
Nanik Wenten
Faculty, School of Music
World Music Performance: Indonesian Music and Dance
nanikwenten@calarts.edu 661-255-1050 x2549 A114
Abigail Whitman
Faculty, School of Music
awhitman@calarts.edu
Meason Wiley
Faculty, School of Music
Music Technology: Interaction, Intelligence and Design (MTIID)
jwiley@calarts.edu 661-253-7816 B322
* Faculty Emeritus
Part-time Faculty