People - Faculty, by Area of Study

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Photo Name/Position Contact Office Hours
Katie Hollenbach Katie Beisel Hollenbach
Assistant Director for Admissions, Recruitment, and Community Outreach; Lecturer (On Leave September-November 2021)
kbhollen@uw.edu
(206) 685-9872
MUS 124. Prospective students are encouraged to make an appointment.
Office Hours: On leave September-November 2021.

Composition

Photo Name/Position Contact Office Hours
Joseph Anderson
Affiliate Assistant Professor, Composition
Faculty composer Joël-François Durand. Photo: Steve Korn. Joël-François Durand
Associate Director, School of Music; Donald E. Petersen Endowed Professor, Composition
jdurand@uw.edu
(206) 543-1229
MUS 108
Faculty Composer Huck Hodge Huck Hodge
Chair, Composition; Professor
hhodge@uw.edu
(206) 543-1232
MUS 325
Office Hours: By appointment
Faculty composer Richard Karpen. Photo: Steve Korn Richard Karpen
Professor, Composition
karpen@uw.edu
(206) 543-7130
RAITT 207
Composer Yigit Kolat Yiğit Kolat
Lecturer, Composition; Alumnus
ykolat@uw.edu
Juan Pampin
Ruth Sutton Waters Endowed Professor, Composition; Director, DXARTS
pampin@uw.edu
(206) 616-6258
RAI 207

Conducting

Photo Name/Position Contact Office Hours
Geoffrey Boers Geoffrey Boers
Director of Choral Activities; Ruth Sutton Waters Endowed Professor
boersg@uw.edu
(206) 543-9212
MUS 222
Office Hours: Open, by appointment
Ludovic Morlot
Affiliate Professor
David Alexander Rahbee David Alexander Rahbee
Director, UW Symphony; Chair, Orchestral Conducting; Senior Artist in Residence
darahbee@uw.edu
(206) 543-1209
MUS 209
Office Hours: By appointment
Timothy Salzman
Chair, Wind Ensemble Conducting; Professor
salzman@uw.edu
(206) 685-8050
MUS 217
Giselle Wyers
Chair, Voice/Choral; Professor, Choral Conducting
wyersg@uw.edu
(206) 543-1398
MUS 319
Office Hours: listed on syllabi and by appointment

Ethnomusicology

Photo Name/Position Contact Office Hours
Marisol Berrios-Miranda Marisol Berríos-Miranda
Affiliate Assistant Professor, Ethnomusicology
berriosm@uw.edu
Professor Patricia Sheehan Campbell Patricia Shehan Campbell
Chair, Music Education; Professor, Music Education, Ethnomusicology
pcamp@uw.edu
(206) 543-4768
MUS 31B
Office Hours: By appointment, except in the case of regular PhD research student appointments
Ethnomusicology professor Shannon Dudley (Photo: Steve Korn). Shannon Dudley
Chair, Ethnomusicology; Professor
dudley@uw.edu
(206) 543-6308
MUS 28E
Michelle Habell-Pallán Michelle Habell-Pallán
Adjunct Professor, Ethnomusicology
mhabellp@uw.edu
(206) 543-6981
Jonathan Kertzer Jonathan Kertzer
Affiliate Assistant Professor, Ethnomusicology
James B. Morford
Lecturer, Ethnomusicology
Laurel Sercombe
Affiliate Assistant Professor, Ethnomusicology
julius@uw.edu
(206) 543-0974
MUS 28B
Christina Sunardi Christina Sunardi
Associate Professor, Ethnomusicology; Adelaide D. Currie Cole Endowed Professor; Chair, UW Dance
csunardi@uw.edu
(206) 543-0266
MUS 28C
John Vallier John Vallier
Affiliate Assistant Professor, Ethnomusicology Curator
vallier@uw.edu
(206) 616-1210
Suzzallo 370
Office Hours: By appointement
Bell Yung, Ethnomusicology Bell Yung
Affiliate Professor, Ethnomusicology

Instrumental Performance

Photo Name/Position Contact Office Hours
Saxophonist Michael Brockman Michael Brockman
Artist in Residence, Saxophone
brockman@uw.edu
(206) 616-6209
MUS 50
Tom Collier
Professor Emeritus, Jazz Studies
mallets@uw.edu
Tekla Cunningham
Artist in Residence; Director, Baroque Ensemble
teklac@uw.edu
John DeCesare John DiCesare
Artist in Residence, Tuba and Trombone
dicesare@uw.edu
Jeffrey Fair
Artist in Residence, French Horn
jbfair@uw.edu
(206) 604-0610
MUS 335
Office Hours: By Appointment
David Gordon, trumpet David Gordon
Chair, Brass; Artist in Residence, Trumpet
dfgordon@uw.edu
(206) 685-2239
MUS 336
Valerie Muzzolini Gordon
Artist in Residence, Harp
gordonv@uw.edu
(206) 543-9466
MNY 56
Rhonda Kline
Director of Accompanying; Artist in Residence
rkline@uw.edu
(206) 221-5126
MUS 4
Seth Krimsky
Artist in Residence, Bassoon
skrimeth@gmail.com
(206) 543-9260
MUS 337
Rachel Lee Priday, violin Rachel Lee Priday
Assistant Professor, Violin
rlpriday@uw.edu
(206) 221-8470
MUS 22
Ben Lulich, clarinet Ben Lulich
Artist in Residence, Clarinet
lulichbe@uw.edu
Mary Lynch Mary Lynch
Artist in Residence, Oboe
mloboe@uw.edu MUS 337
Robin McCabe
Professor, Piano
rmccabe@uw.edu
(206) 543-1223
MUS 204
Brad McDavid
Director of Husky Marching Band
bmcdavid@uw.edu
(206) 543-7383
Graves Bldg
Michael Partington, guitar studies chair Michael Partington
Artist in Residence, Guitar
guitar@uw.edu
(206) 543-6939
MUS 10
Office Hours: By appointment
Ronald Patterson
Professor, Violin
rpatter@uw.edu
(206) 543-1227
MUS 210
Craig Sheppard
Chair, Keyboard; Professor, Piano
mufeng@uw.edu
(206) 543-1279
MUS 206
Donna Shin Donna Shin
Chair; Woodwinds; Associate Professor, Flute
flute@uw.edu MUS 207
Office Hours: By appointment
Saeunn Thorsteinsdottir Sæunn Thorsteinsdóttir
Chair, Strings; Associate Professor, Cello
saeunn@uw.edu MUS 205
Cristina Valdés, piano Cristina Valdés
Artist in Residence, Piano; Director, Modern Music Ensemble
cvaldes@uw.edu
206-543-6926
MUS 211
Melia Watras
Adelaide D. Currie Cole Endowed Professor; Professor, Viola
mwatras@uw.edu
(206) 543-1233
MUS 202
Bonnie Whiting Bonnie Whiting
Chair, Percussion Studies; Assistant Professor
bwhiting@uw.edu

Jazz and Improvised Music

Photo Name/Position Contact Office Hours
Tom Collier
Professor Emeritus, Jazz Studies
mallets@uw.edu
guitarist Bill Frisell Bill Frisell
Affiliate Professor, Jazz Studies
Ted Poor
Associate Professor, Drums
tedpoor@gmail.com
(206) 543-9874
MUS 311
Steve Rodby Steve Rodby
Artist in Residence, Bass
srodby@uw.edu
Marc Seales Marc Seales
Professor, Jazz Piano
mseales@uw.edu
(206) 543-1231
MUS 14
Cuong Vu
Chair and Professor, Jazz Studies; Floyd and Delores Jones Endowed Chair in the Arts
cuongvu@uw.edu MUS 7

Keyboard

Photo Name/Position Contact Office Hours
Joseph Adam, organ Joseph Adam
Artist in Residence, Organ
Rhonda Kline
Director of Accompanying; Artist in Residence
rkline@uw.edu
(206) 221-5126
MUS 4
Robin McCabe
Professor, Piano
rmccabe@uw.edu
(206) 543-1223
MUS 204
Craig Sheppard
Chair, Keyboard; Professor, Piano
mufeng@uw.edu
(206) 543-1279
MUS 206
Cristina Valdés, piano Cristina Valdés
Artist in Residence, Piano; Director, Modern Music Ensemble
cvaldes@uw.edu
206-543-6926
MUS 211

Music Education

Photo Name/Position Contact Office Hours
Professor Patricia Sheehan Campbell Patricia Shehan Campbell
Chair, Music Education; Professor, Music Education, Ethnomusicology
pcamp@uw.edu
(206) 543-4768
MUS 31B
Office Hours: By appointment, except in the case of regular PhD research student appointments
Ellen Dissanayake
Affiliate Professor, Music Education
Kelsey Nussbaum is a visiting lecturer in Music Education in 2021-22. Kelsey Nussbaum
Visiting Lecturer, Music Education
knuss@uw.edu
Christopher Roberts, Music Ed J. Christopher Roberts
Lecturer; Director, Music Teacher Preparation
cr777@uw.edu MUS 31A
Huib Schippers Huib Schippers
Affiliate Professor, Music Education
Giselle Wyers
Chair, Voice/Choral; Professor, Choral Conducting
wyersg@uw.edu
(206) 543-1398
MUS 319
Office Hours: listed on syllabi and by appointment

Music History and Music Theory

Photo Name/Position Contact Office Hours
Jonathan W. Bernard
Chair, Music Theory; Professor
jbernard@uw.edu
(206) 543-4889
MUS 16
Music History Professor Stephen Rumph. Photo: Steve Korn Stephen Rumph
Associate Professor, Music History
srumph@uw.edu
(206) 543-9403
MUS 26
JoAnn Taricani, professor of Music History JoAnn Taricani
Director, School of Music; Aura Bonell Morrison Endowed Professor; Chair, Music History Program
muhst@uw.edu
(206) 685-0569
Judy Tsou
Librarian Emeritus; Former Affiliate Assistant Professor, Music History (Retired)
jstsou@uw.edu

Strings

Photo Name/Position Contact Office Hours
Jordan Anderson, double bass Jordan Anderson
Artist in Residence, Double Bass
jha77@uw.edu
Tekla Cunningham
Artist in Residence; Director, Baroque Ensemble
teklac@uw.edu
Rachel Lee Priday, violin Rachel Lee Priday
Assistant Professor, Violin
rlpriday@uw.edu
(206) 221-8470
MUS 22
Ronald Patterson
Professor, Violin
rpatter@uw.edu
(206) 543-1227
MUS 210
Tawnya Popoff Tawnya Popoff
Artist in Residence, Viola
Saeunn Thorsteinsdottir Sæunn Thorsteinsdóttir
Chair, Strings; Associate Professor, Cello
saeunn@uw.edu MUS 205
Melia Watras
Adelaide D. Currie Cole Endowed Professor; Professor, Viola
mwatras@uw.edu
(206) 543-1233
MUS 202

Vocal Performance

Photo Name/Position Contact Office Hours
Geoffrey Boers Geoffrey Boers
Director of Choral Activities; Ruth Sutton Waters Endowed Professor
boersg@uw.edu
(206) 543-9212
MUS 222
Office Hours: Open, by appointment
Phyllis Byrdwell Phyllis Byrdwell
Artist in Residence; Director of UW Gospel Choir
phmaby@uw.edu
Thomas Harper
Associate Professor, Voice
tharper@uw.edu
(206) 543-1219
MUS 324
Newly appointed voice faculty Carrie Shaw (Ben Marcum Photo) Carrie Shaw
Artist in Residence, Voice
cshaw2@uw.edu
Giselle Wyers
Chair, Voice/Choral; Professor, Choral Conducting
wyersg@uw.edu
(206) 543-1398
MUS 319
Office Hours: listed on syllabi and by appointment

Woodwinds and Brass

Photo Name/Position Contact Office Hours
Saxophonist Michael Brockman Michael Brockman
Artist in Residence, Saxophone
brockman@uw.edu
(206) 616-6209
MUS 50
John DeCesare John DiCesare
Artist in Residence, Tuba and Trombone
dicesare@uw.edu
Jeffrey Fair
Artist in Residence, French Horn
jbfair@uw.edu
(206) 604-0610
MUS 335
Office Hours: By Appointment
David Gordon, trumpet David Gordon
Chair, Brass; Artist in Residence, Trumpet
dfgordon@uw.edu
(206) 685-2239
MUS 336
Seth Krimsky
Artist in Residence, Bassoon
skrimeth@gmail.com
(206) 543-9260
MUS 337
Ben Lulich, clarinet Ben Lulich
Artist in Residence, Clarinet
lulichbe@uw.edu
Mary Lynch Mary Lynch
Artist in Residence, Oboe
mloboe@uw.edu MUS 337
Donna Shin Donna Shin
Chair; Woodwinds; Associate Professor, Flute
flute@uw.edu MUS 207
Office Hours: By appointment

Percussion

Photo Name/Position Contact Office Hours
Bonnie Whiting Bonnie Whiting
Chair, Percussion Studies; Assistant Professor
bwhiting@uw.edu

Guitar

Photo Name/Position Contact Office Hours
Michael Partington, guitar studies chair Michael Partington
Artist in Residence, Guitar
guitar@uw.edu
(206) 543-6939
MUS 10
Office Hours: By appointment

Harp

Photo Name/Position Contact Office Hours
Valerie Muzzolini Gordon
Artist in Residence, Harp
gordonv@uw.edu
(206) 543-9466
MNY 56

Orchestral Conducting

Photo Name/Position Contact Office Hours
Ludovic Morlot
Affiliate Professor
David Alexander Rahbee David Alexander Rahbee
Director, UW Symphony; Chair, Orchestral Conducting; Senior Artist in Residence
darahbee@uw.edu
(206) 543-1209
MUS 209
Office Hours: By appointment

Wind Conducting

Photo Name/Position Contact Office Hours
Timothy Salzman
Chair, Wind Ensemble Conducting; Professor
salzman@uw.edu
(206) 685-8050
MUS 217

Choral Conducting

Photo Name/Position Contact Office Hours
Geoffrey Boers Geoffrey Boers
Director of Choral Activities; Ruth Sutton Waters Endowed Professor
boersg@uw.edu
(206) 543-9212
MUS 222
Office Hours: Open, by appointment
Giselle Wyers
Chair, Voice/Choral; Professor, Choral Conducting
wyersg@uw.edu
(206) 543-1398
MUS 319
Office Hours: listed on syllabi and by appointment

Music History

Photo Name/Position Contact Office Hours
Kerry O' Brien headshot Kerry O'Brien
Affiliate Assistant Professor, Music History
kerryob@uw.edu
Frederick Reece Frederick Reece
Assistant Professor, Music History
Mark Rodgers, lecturer in Music History Mark Rodgers
Lecturer, Music History
markrodg@uw.edu MUS 225
Office Hours: By appointment
Music History Professor Stephen Rumph. Photo: Steve Korn Stephen Rumph
Associate Professor, Music History
srumph@uw.edu
(206) 543-9403
MUS 26
Anne Searcy Anne Searcy
Assistant Professor
asearc@uw.edu
JoAnn Taricani, professor of Music History JoAnn Taricani
Director, School of Music; Aura Bonell Morrison Endowed Professor; Chair, Music History Program
muhst@uw.edu
(206) 685-0569
Judy Tsou
Librarian Emeritus; Former Affiliate Assistant Professor, Music History (Retired)
jstsou@uw.edu

Music Theory

Photo Name/Position Contact Office Hours
Jonathan W. Bernard
Chair, Music Theory; Professor
jbernard@uw.edu
(206) 543-4889
MUS 16

Choral Activities

Photo Name/Position Contact Office Hours
Geoffrey Boers Geoffrey Boers
Director of Choral Activities; Ruth Sutton Waters Endowed Professor
boersg@uw.edu
(206) 543-9212
MUS 222
Office Hours: Open, by appointment
Phyllis Byrdwell Phyllis Byrdwell
Artist in Residence; Director of UW Gospel Choir
phmaby@uw.edu
Giselle Wyers
Chair, Voice/Choral; Professor, Choral Conducting
wyersg@uw.edu
(206) 543-1398
MUS 319
Office Hours: listed on syllabi and by appointment

Voice Program

Photo Name/Position Contact Office Hours
Thomas Harper
Associate Professor, Voice
tharper@uw.edu
(206) 543-1219
MUS 324
Newly appointed voice faculty Carrie Shaw (Ben Marcum Photo) Carrie Shaw
Artist in Residence, Voice
cshaw2@uw.edu
Giselle Wyers
Chair, Voice/Choral; Professor, Choral Conducting
wyersg@uw.edu
(206) 543-1398
MUS 319
Office Hours: listed on syllabi and by appointment