The College of Arts and Architecture

Faculty List

SCHOOL OF MUSIC FACULTY

University Park

2011–2012

 

SUE HAUG (D.M.A., University of Iowa).  Director, School of Music.  Professor:  Piano.

DAN C. ARMSTRONG (M.Mus., University of Michigan).  Professor:  Percussion.

ELEANOR DUNCAN ARMSTRONG (D.M.A., University of Michigan). Professor:  Flute.

MARY BAHNFLETH (M.Ed., University of Illinois).  Instructor:  Organ.

MARK BALLORA (Ph.D., McGill University).  Associate Professor:  Music Technology.

PAUL BARSOM (Ph.D., Eastman School of Music).  Associate Professor:  Composition.

VINCENT BENITEZ (Ph.D., Indiana University).  Associate Professor:  Music Theory.

LISA BONTRAGER (M.Mus., University of Michigan).  Professor:  French Horn.

VELVET BROWN (M.Mus., Boston University).  Associate Professor:  Low Brass.

O. RICHARD BUNDY (D.Ed., Pennsylvania State University).  Professor:  Music Education;  Director of Athletic Bands.

MAUREEN CARR (Ph.D., University of Wisconsin).  Professor:  Music Theory.

TED CHRISTOPHER (M.M., Curtis School of Music). Assistant Professor: Voice.

ANN CLEMENTS (Ph.D., University of Washington).  Associate Professor:  Music Education.

THOMAS CODY (M.Mus., Youngstown State University).  Instructor:  Music Theory. 

KIM COOK (M.Mus., Yale University).  Professor:  Cello. 

ANTHONY J. COSTA (D.M.A., Ohio State University). Assistant Professor: Clarinet.

TIMOTHY DEIGHTON (D.M.A., University of Kansas). Professor:  Viola.

LYNN DRAFALL (D.Ed., University of Illinois).  Associate Professor:  Conducting; Director of Choral Studies.

GREG DRANE (M.M.E., Pennsylvania State University). Instructor: Music.

DARYL DURRAN (M.Mus., University of Wisconsin­­–Milwaukee).  Associate Professor: Bassoon.

GERARDO EDELSTEIN (M.Mus., Rice University).  Associate Professor:  Conducting; Director of Orchestras. 

ENRICO ELISI (D.M.A., Peabody University). Assistant Professor: Piano.

NORENE FERRIS (B.Mus., State University of New York).  Instructor:  Music Education.

LANGSTON FITZGERALD III (D.M.A., Catholic University).  Professor:  Trumpet.

ROBERT GARDNER (Ph.D, Eastman School of Music).  Assistant Professor:  Music Education (Strings).

DENNIS GLOCKE (M.Mus., Northwestern University).  Associate Professor:  Conducting; Director of Concert Bands.

JAYNE GLOCKE (M.Mus., University of Wisconsin–Madison).  Instructor: Choirs.

TAYLOR GREER (Ph.D., Yale University).  Associate Professor:  Music Theory.

CHRISTOPHER GUZMAN (Artist Diploma, New England Conservatory). Assistant Professor: Piano.

MAC HIMES (M.Mus., Pennsylvania State University).  Instructor:  Jazz.

STEPHEN HOPKINS (Ph.D., Florida State University).  Assistant Professor:  Music Theory.

GIFFORD HOWARTH (M.Mus., Kent State University).  Instructor:  Percussion.

RUTH HUNTER (B.A., Eastman School of Music). Instructor: Harp

TIMOTHY HURTZ (B.Mus., University of Southern California).  Associate Professor:  Oboe.

LISA JENKINS (M.A., University of Michigan).  Instructor:  Musicology.

RICHARD KENNEDY (M.Mus., Indiana University; Artist Diploma, Boston University). Professor:  Voice.

CHRISTOPHER KIVER (D.M.A., University of Michigan). Associate Professor:  Choral Conducting.

ANTHONY LEACH (Ph.D., Pennsylvania State University). Professor: Choral Music Education.

MARIE SUMNER LOTT (Ph.D., Eastman School of Music). Assistant Professor: Musicology.

MARK LUSK (M.Mus., Eastman School of Music).  Professor:  Trombone.

JAMES LYON (M.Mus., West Texas State University).  Professor:  Violin.

MARKO MARCINKO (B.A., University of Miami).  Instructor:  Percussion.

ERIC McKEE (Ph.D., University of Michigan).  Associate Professor:  Music Theory.

ROBERT NAIRN (Diploma of Music, Berlin Musikhochschule).  Associate Professor:  Double Bass.

JOHN PACKARD (M.A., Pennsylvania State University). Instructor: Music Appreciation.

BEVERLY PATTON (D.M.A., University of Southern California).  Associate Professor: Theatre.

JOANNE RUTKOWSKI (Ph.D., State University of New York at Buffalo).  Professor:  Music Education. 

RAYMOND SAGE (M.Mus., University of Cincinnati). Associate Professor:  Voice, Vocal Literature.

MARY SAUNDERS (M.A., Middlebury College/Sorbonne, Paris).  Associate Professor:  Voice.  

TIMOTHY SHAFER (D.Mus., Indiana University).  Professor:  Piano, Piano Pedagogy.

DEBBIE SHELLEY (M.Ed., Pennsylvania State University).  Instructor:  Music Education.

STEVEN SMITH (D.M.A., Eastman School of Music).  Professor:  Piano, Piano Literature.

NORMAN SPIVEY (D.M.A., University of Michigan). Professor:  Voice, Vocal Pedagogy

DAVID STAMBLER (D.M.A., University of Maryland).  Associate Professor:  Saxophone. 

MARICA TACCONI (Ph.D., Yale University). Professor:  Musicology. 

DARRIN THORNTON (Ph.D., Pennsylvania State University).  Assistant Professor:  Music Education.

LINDA THORNTON (Ph.D., University of Missouri).  Associate Professor:  Music Education.

PHILLIP TORBERT (M.M., Pennsylvania State University). Instructor: Music Theory.

JENNIFER TROST (M.Mus., Michigan State University). Associate Professor:  Voice, Vocal Literature.                                   

M. DANIEL YODER (M.Mus., University of Idaho).  Professor:  Jazz Studies.

CHARLES YOUMANS (Ph.D., Duke University).  Associate Professor:  Musicology.

MAX ZORIN (M.Mus., Yale University). Associate Professor:  Violin.

 

SCHOOL OF MUSIC FACULTY

Other Penn State Locations

JOSEPH JUMPETER (D.Ed., Pennsylvania State University).  Assistant Professor:  General Studies.  Penn State Wilkes-Barre.