Faculty & Staff


Dr. C. David Keith, Dean

Dr. Stanley L. Roberts, Associate Dean  

Dr. Douglas M. Hill, Director of Undergraduate Studies and Instrumental Ensembles 

Dr. Richard Kosowski, Director of Graduate Studies, Chair of Vocal Department 

Lisa Sturgis, Administrative Assistant to the Dean 

Dr. Leo Singer, Coordinator of Center for Strings and Distinguished Artist of Cello 

Leigh Anne Hise, Administrative Secretary


Richard Aaron, Renowned pedagogue, cello 

Julie Albers, Charles and Mary Jean Yates Cello Chair

Rebecca Albers, viola 

Theresa Alexander, Advanced Choral Methods 

Dr. Ian Altman, piano

Jonathan Baker, trombone

Eric Bubacz, tuba, euphonium 

Terry Cantwell, classical guitar 

Victoria Chiang, viola 

Dr. Monty Cole,  Chair of Instrumental Music, Musicianship, clarinet, saxophone

Lawrence Dutton, viola 

Annie Fullard, violin, Chamber Coach 

Blake Garcia, Assistant Professor, Director of Athletic Bands

Maestro Adrian Gnam, oboe, bassoon

Dr. Carol Goff, Helen Wall Rich Professor of Keyboard Performance and Coordinator of Collaborative Piano, musicianship , Professor Emerita of Piano 

Jay Hanselman, horn 

Dr. Douglas M. Hill, Conducting, Music Education 

Steve Ivey, Music Business 

Janet Jarriel, Music Business 

David Kim, violin 

Calista Anne Koch, harp

Dr. Richard Kosowski, Chair of Vocal Department , Musicianship 

Dr. Martha Malone, Professor of voice, Opera Director 

Robert McDuffie, Founder of Robert McDuffie Center for Strings, Distinguished University Professor, violin 

Sherry Meyer, Elementary Music Methods

Dr. Jack Mitchener, Director of Townsend-McAfee Institute of Church Music, organ 

Amy Schwartz Moretti, Director of Robert McDuffie Center for Strings and Caroline Paul King Chair in Strings, violin 

Dr. Nathan Myrick, Church Music 

Gail Pollock, Accompanist, Class Piano 

Elizabeth Pridgen, G. Leslie Fabian Piano Chair in Music, piano, Collaborative Piano

Dr. Marcus Reddick, percussion, Theory, Musicianship 

Dr. Katie Rios, Music History

Marie Jarriel Roberts, voice 

Dr. Stanley L. Roberts, Arthur Lowndes Rich Professor of Choral Conducting, Choral Music, Church Music 

Dr. Christopher Schmitz, Theory

Ward Stare, Mercer University Orchestra, Conductor 

Jonathan Swygert, trumpet   

Daniel Tosky, double bass

Jeff Turner, double bass

Kelly Via, flute, piccolo

Collaborative Artists

Anne Armstrong, Accompanist 

Julie Coucheron, Collaborative Pianist, Guest Artist 

Gail Pollock, Accompanist, Class Piano

Cynthia Smith, Accompanist