Faculty

Full-time Faculty
José Aponte, Lecturer. Latin Jazz Lab.
Tony Baker, Associate Professor. Applied jazz trombone. Primary division: Instrumental Studies.
Jennifer Barnes, Associate Professor. Director of Vocal Jazz, Director of Jazz Singers.
Alan Baylock, Associate Professor. Director of One O'Clock Lab Band beginning fall 2016. Some teaching in 2015-2016.
Rodney Booth, Lecturer. Applied jazz trumpet, Director of Two O'Clock Lab Band, Jazz Aural Fundamentals, Small group coaching.
Pat Coil, Associate Professor. Applied jazz piano, Improvisation, Coordinator of Small Groups
Tanya Darby, Assistant Professor. Applied lead trumpet, Director of Three O'Clock Lab Band, Introduction to Jazz Recordings
Richard DeRosa, Professor, Director of Composition and Arranging
Rosana Eckert, Senior Lecturer. Applied vocal jazz, Vocal Jazz Techniques, Songwriting, Pedagogy for Non-Classical Voice
Fred Hamilton, Professor. Applied jazz guitar, improvisation, rhythm section master class.
Brad Leali, Associate Professor. Applied jazz saxophone, Three O'Clock Lab Band, jazz performance fundamentals for saxophone.
John Murphy, Professor. Division chair; jazz history, analysis, and research methods.
Jay Saunders, Principal Lecturer. Director of One O'Clock Lab Band, Conducting College Jazz Ensembles
Lynn Seaton, Associate Professor. Applied jazz bass, improvisation, rhythm section master class.
Ed Soph, Professor. Applied jazz drumset, rhythm section master class.
Mike Steinel, Professor. Applied jazz trumpet, improvisation, pedagogy of jazz, jazz trumpet performance fundamentals.

Emeritus Faculty
Dan Haerle
James Riggs
Paris Rutherford
Neil Slater

Adjunct Faculty for 2015-2016
Andre Hayward, Applied jazz trombone
Stockton Helbing, Music Industry Entrepreneurship
Noel Johnston, Applied jazz guitar
Chris McGuire, Improvisation
Rich McLure, Applied jazz guitar
Brian Piper, Applied voice and piano

Teaching Fellows and Teaching Assistants, 2015-2016
Will be posted soon