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kirsten-agrestacopely photoKirsten Agresta Copely
Adjunct Associate Professor of Harp
Email
Website
615-969-6866
Blair 2125
okyerema-gyane-kwame-ahima photoOkyerema Gyane-Kwame Ahima
Adjunct Instructor in Music
Email
sally-ahner photoSally R. Ahner
Lecturer in Music
Email
Website
615-322-7651
amy-alley photoAmy Alley
Adjunct Artist Teacher of Kindermusik
Email
615-293-4181
1197 Blair
celia-applegate photoCelia Applegate
William R. Kenan Jr. Professor of History; Associate Chair of the History Department; Affiliate Professor of Musicology and Ethnomusicology
Email
615-343-1983
Calhoun 108
roland-barber photoRoland Barber
Adjunct Associate Professor of Trombone and Jazz Studies
Adjunct Associate Professor of Trombone and Jazz Studies
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molly-barth photoMolly Barth
Assistant Professor of Flute
Email
Website
615-343-1697
martha-bartles photoMartha Bartles
Adjunct Senior Artist Teacher of Piano
Email
615-322-7689
2182 Blair
gregory-barz photoGregory F. Barz
Professor of Musicology (Ethnomusicology); Associate Professor of Religion; Chair of the Department of Musicology and Ethnomusicology
Email
Website
615-343-5177
2124 Blair
darlene-bethke photoDarlene Bethke
Accounting Assistant
Email
615-322-4208
1127 Blair
mary-biddlecombe photoMary Biddlecombe
Adjunct Artist Teacher of Chorus; Artistic Director of Blair Children's Choruses
Email
615-343-3167
1185 Blair
tucker-biddlecombe photoTucker Biddlecombe
Associate Professor of Choral Studies; Director of Choral Activities; Director of the Music Teacher Education Program (Ma5)
Email
Website
615-322-5801
1109C Blair
emelyne-bingham photoEmelyne M. Bingham
Senior Lecturer in the Teaching of Music
Email
615-322-4924
1189 Blair
odie-blackmon photoOdie Blackmon
Lecturer in Music
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Website
jessica-blackwell photoJessica Blackwell
Adjunct Artist Teacher of Violin
Email
615-322-4911
2104 Blair
polly-brecht photoPolly Brecht
Collaborative Pianist
Email
615-957-6443
paula-bressman photoPaula Bressman
Adjunct Artist Teacher of Harp
Email
Website
615-969-6866
Blair 2125
 Mat Britain
Adjunct Instructor in Music - Steel Drumming
Email
615-322-4933
1180 Blair
maeve-brophy photoMaeve Brophy
Collaborative Pianist
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 Alison Brown
Adjunct Artist Teacher of Banjo

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joy-calico photoJoy H. Calico
Cornelius Vanderbilt Professor of Musicology
Email
615-322-7677
1195 Blair
brittany-chase photoBrittany Chase
Adjunct Assistant Professor of Musicology and Ethnomusicology
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 Julie Claverie
Administrator of Blair Children's Choruses
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jeff-coffin photoJeff Coffin
Adjunct Instructor of Jazz Saxophone
Email
Website
615-322-4917
2118 Blair
matt-combs photoMatt Combs
Adjunct Instructor in Fiddling and Violin
Email
Website
615-322-8826
1193 Blair
heather-conner photoHeather Conner
Professor of Piano; Chancellor's Chair of Precollege Piano; Co-Chair of the Keyboard Department; Coordinator of Precollege Scholarships
Email
615-322-7699
2178 Blair
peter-cooper photoPeter Cooper
Senior Lecturer in Music History and Literature
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Website
thomas-crespo photoThomas Crespo
Assistant Dean of Admissions
Email
Website
615-322-7679
Blair 1125
cynthia-cyrus photoCynthia J. Cyrus
Vice Provost for Learning and Residential Affairs; Professor of Musicology; Affiliated Faculty in Women's and Gender Studies
Email
615-322-5041
101 Kirkland Hall
garnett-davis photoG.R. Davis
Adjunct Assistant Professor of Tuba
Email
615-646-6817
1176 Blair
paul-deakin photoPaul Deakin
Senior Lecturer in Music Theory
Email
615-322-5825
3104 Blair
sari-deleon-reist photoSari DeLeon-Reist
Adjunct Artist Teacher of Cello
Email
615-322-7651
1191 Blair
amy-dorfman photoAmy Dorfman
Professor of Piano
Email
Website
615-322-7688
2180 Blair
bruce-dudley photoBruce Dudley
Adjunct Instructor in Jazz Piano
Email
615-322-4938
2184 Blair
jessica-dunnavant photoJessica Dunnavant
Adjunct Artist Teacher of Flute
Email
615-322-7651
zachary-ebin photoZachary Ebin
Senior Artist Teacher of Suzuki Violin

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mary-hewlett photoMary Hewlett Elder
Adjunct Artist Teacher of Voice
Email
615-322-7651
cynthia-estill photoCynthia Estill
Senior Artist Teacher of Bassoon
Email
615-322-4938
2184 Blair
robin-fountain photoRobin P. Fountain
Professor of Conducting; Director of the Vanderbilt University Orchestra
Email
615-343-3168
1109A Blair
robert-webb-fry photoRobert Webb Fry
Senior Lecturer in Music History and Literature
Email
615-343-3092
3128 Blair
megan-gale photoMegan Gale
Collaborative Pianist
Email
kirsten-cassel-greer photoKirsten Cassel Greer
Senior Artist Teacher of Suzuki Cello
Email
615-322-4921
1160 Blair
jen-gunderman photoJen Gunderman
Assistant Professor of Musicology

615-322-4913
2123 Blair
erin-hall photoErin Hall
Adjunct Artist Teacher of Violin
Email
615-322-7668
1191 Blair
 Robert Halliburton
Business Officer
Email
615-322-7654
1131 Blair
ben-harris photoBen Harris
Senior Lecturer in Vocal Music
Email
615-322-4937
2171 Blair
caleb-harris- photoCaleb Harris
Adjunct Associate Professor of Piano
Email
585-755-8997
Blair 2178
jared-hauser photoJared Hauser
Associate Professor of Oboe
Email
615-875-8390
2109 Blair
cornelia-heard photoCornelia L. Heard
Valere Potter Chair at the Blair School of Music; Professor of Violin; Chair of the Strings Department
Email
Website
615-322-7681
3102 Blair
michael-hime photoMichael S. Hime
Senior Lecturer in Music Literature
Email
615-343-3166
2126 Blair
rachel-hobbs photoRachel Hobbs
Registrar Assistant
Email
615-322-7655
1133 Blair
carolyn-huebl photoCarolyn Huebl
Professor of Violin
Email
Website
615-322-5814
3159 Blair
chihee-hwang photoChiHee Hwang
Senior Artist Teacher of Piano
Email
615-322-7670
1170 Blair
jun-iwasaki photoJun Iwasaki
Adjunct Professor of Violin
bil-jackson photoBil Jackson
Associate Professor of Clarinet
Email
615-322-7664
2114 Blair
amy-jarman photoAmy K. Jarman
Senior Lecturer in Voice
Email
615-322-7684
1166 Blair
molly-jewell photoMolly Jewell
Assistant Director of Admissions
Email
615-322-6181
1123 Blair
 Sara Newman Johnson
Adjunct Artist Teacher of Suzuki Violin
Email
615-322-4909
2111 Blair
 Michael Jones
Circulation Coordinator
Email
615-936-7043
2134B Blair
jihye-jung photoJi Hye Jung
Associate Professor of Percussion; Director of the Percussion Program
Email
615-322-7669
1188 Blair
jerry-kimbrough photoJerry Kimbrough
Adjunct Associate Professor of Guitar
Email
Website
615-343-6360
1190 Blair
john-kochanowski photoJohn Kochanowski
Associate Professor of Viola
Email
Website
615-322-7686
1183 Blair
peter-kolkay photoPeter Kolkay
Associate Professor of Bassoon; Chair of the Woodwinds Department
Email
615-322-4918
2116 Blair
mitchell-korn photoMitchell Korn
Senior Lecturer of Music and Educational Outreach
Email
615-322-8587
3130 Blair
 Sheree Koutsoukos
Adjunct Artist Teacher of Piano
Email
615-322-4927
1169 Blair
karen-ann-krieger photoKaren Ann Krieger
Associate Professor of Piano and Piano Pedagogy; Chair of the Collegiate Piano Progam
Email
Website
615-322-7671
1168 Blair
patrick-kunkee photoPatrick Kunkee
Adjunct Associate Professor of Trumpet
Email
615-646-6817
1176 Blair
michael-kurek photoMichael Kurek
Associate Professor of Composition
Email
Website
615-322-7667
2113 Blair
zada-law photoZada Law
Adjunct Artist Teacher of Dulcimer
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 Cassandra D. Lee
Senior Artist Teacher of Clarinet
Email
615-322-7685
2173 Blair
 Stanley B. Link
Associate Professor of the Composition, Philosophy and Analysis of Music
Email
615-322-4920
2106 Blair
gilbert-long photoGilbert A. Long
Adjunct Associate Professor of Tuba
Email
Website
615-936-6817
1176 Blair
jim-lovensheimer photoJim Lovensheimer
Associate Professor of Musicology
Email
615-322-7675
2119 Blair
melanie-lowe photoMelanie Lowe
Associate Professor of Musicology
Email
615-343-3169
2108 Blair
craig-madole photoCraig Madole
Adjunct Senior Artist Teacher of Orchestra; Director of Nashville Youth Repertory Orchestra
Email
615-322-5815
3165 Blair
bradley-mansell photoBradley D. Mansell
Adjunct Artist Teacher of Cello
Email
615-322-4909
2111 Blair
sara-manus photoSara Manus
Music Librarian for Public Services
Email
615-322-8686
2151 Blair
christina-mcgann photoChristina McGann
Adjunct Artist Teacher of Violin
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Website
2104 Blair
jennifer-mcguire photoJennifer Q. McGuire
Senior Lecturer in Collaborative Piano
Email
615-343-3164
2167 Blair
joshua-mcguire photoJoshua McGuire
Senior Lecturer in Aural Skills
Email
Website
(615) 322-6891
2121 Blair
sarah-mcwhirt-toler photoSarah McWhirt-Toler
Adjunct Artist Teacher of Dulcimer

615-322-7688
1182 Blair
edgar-meyer photoEdgar Meyer
Adjunct Associate Professor of Bass

Website
(615) 322-4933
1180 Blair
stephen-miahky photoStephen Miahky
Joseph Joachim Professor of Violin
Email
Website
(615) 322-7682
3100 Blair
ryan-middagh photoRyan Middagh
Senior Lecturer in Jazz Studies; Director of Jazz Studies
Email
Website
615-343-3109
2130 Blair
valerie-middleton photoValerie Middleton
Senior Artist Teacher of Piano
Email
615-322-4940
3112 Blair
cheri-montgomery photoCheri Montgomery
Adjunct Senior Lecturer of Vocal Diction
Email
Website
615-322-4935
1182 Blair
 Lauryn Moody
Adjunct Artist Teacher of Accompanying
 Lydia Nance
Concerts Manager
Email
615-322-7658
1199 Blair
tyler-nelson photoTyler Nelson
Associate Professor of Voice
Email
Website
615-322-7685
2173 Blair
carol-reiner-nies photoCarol Reiner Nies
Adjunct Senior Artist Teacher of Conducting; Director of the Nashville Youth Orchestra Program
Email
(615) 322-5815
3165 Blair
craig-nies photoCraig Nies
Associate Professor of Piano
Email
(615) 322-7652
3165 Blair
leslie-norton photoLeslie Norton
Associate Professor of Horn
Email
(615) 343-5157
3108 Blair
virginia-payne photoVirginia Faxon Payne
Associate Dean for Development and Alumni Relations
Email
615-322-7678
2100 West End Ave., 12th Floor
 Robert W. Pearcy
Adjunct Associate Professor of Mandolin
Email
(615) 322-7688
1182 Blair
erin-perez photoErin Charles Perez
Lecturer in the Teaching of Music
Email
(615) 322-0805
1146 Blair
derrek-phillips photoDerrek C. Phillips
Adjunct Assistant Professor of Jazz Drumset
Email
(943) 420-8893
1153 Blair
joe-rea-phillips photoJoe Rea Phillips
Senior Artist Teacher of Guitar
Email
Website
(615) 322-7698
2128 Blair
russell-platt photoRussell Platt
Adjunct Associate Professor of Music
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Website
marianne-ploger photoMarianne Ploger
Associate Professor of Music Perception and Cognition; Director of the Musicianship Program
Email
(615) 343-9065
2110 Blair
crystal-plohman photoCrystal D. Plohman
Senior Artist Teacher of Fiddling
Senior Artist Teacher of Suzuki Violin
Email
(615) 343-6360
1190 Blair
kathryn-plummer photoKathryn C. Plummer
Professor of Viola
Email
Website
(615) 322-7666
1187 Blair
tracy-prentice photoTracy Prentice
Adjunct Assistant Professor of Voice
Email
615-322-7164
3157 Blair
jama-reagan photoJama A. Reagan
Senior Artist Teacher of Piano
Email
(615) 322-4938
2184 Blair
daniel-reinker photoDaniel Reinker
Adjunct Associate Professor of Viola
Email
(615) 322-7671
1170 Blair
 Joel Reist
Adjunct Assistant Professor of Double Bass
Email
(615) 322-4933
1180 Blair
 Robert Rich
Reference Assistant
Email
(615) 322-7171
2151 Blair
maria-romero photoMaria Jose Romero
Adjunct Assistant Professor of Violin
Email
615-322-4910
2117 Blair
melissa-rose photoMelissa K. Rose
Associate Dean, Collegiate Program
Associate Professor of Piano
Email
615-322-7693
1113B Blair
michael-alecrose photoMichael Alec Rose
Associate Professor of Composition
Email
Website
(615) 322-5817
2102 Blair
lee-rowe photoLee Rowe
Adjunct Artist Teacher of Dulcimer
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joshua-salazar photoJoshua Salazar
Adjunct Lecturer of Technology for Musicians
Email
Website
615-322-7651
1171 Blair
jacob-schaub photoJacob Schaub
Librarian
Email
(615) 322-3022
2151 Blair
pamela-schneller photoPamela R. Schneller
Associate Dean, Precollege and Adult Program
Senior Lecturer in Choral Music
Email
(615) 343-5614
2104 Blair
roland-schneller photoRoland A. Schneller
Adjunct Senior Artist Teacher of Piano
Email
(615) 322-7653
2178 Blair
 John Sevier
Director of Technical Operations
Email
615-322-4919
1103A Blair
douglas-shadle photoDouglas Shadle
Assistant Professor of Musicology
Email
Website
615-322-8868
Blair 3155
gayle-shay photoGayle Shay
Associate Professor of Voice; Director of Vanderbilt Opera Theatre; Chair of the Voice Department
Email
615-322-7687
3106 Blair
jose-sibaja photoJose Sibaja
Associate Professor of Trumpet
Email
Website
615-322-4931
Blair 1178
frederick-sienkiewicz photoFrederick Sienkiewicz
Adjunct Assistant Professor of Musicianship
Email
Website
615-322-8826
Blair 1193
jenny-simpkins photoJenny Simpkins
Office Assistant
Email
615-322-7651
christina-simpson photoChristina Simpson
Adjunct Senior Artist Teacher of Suzuki Violin
Email
615-974-9447
2111 Blair
michael-slayton photoMichael Slayton
Associate Professor of Composition and Theory; Chair of Composition & Theory Department
Email
Website
(615) 322-7673
2107 Blair
carl-smith photoCarl F. Smith Jr.
Senior Lecturer in Music Composition and Theory; Coordinator of Music as a Second Major
Email
(615) 322-4912
3114 Blair
holling-smith-borne photoHolling Smith-Borne
Director
Email
(615) 322-5227
2151 Blair
roger-spencer photoRoger A. Spencer
Adjunct Artist Teacher of Jazz Ensemble
Email
(615) 646-6817
1176 Blair
addie-sullivan photoAddie Sullivan
Associate Director of Alumni Relations and Stewardship
Email
615-343-7819
2100 West End Ave., 12th Floor
richard-todd photoRichard Todd
Adjunct Associate Professor of Guitar
Email
615-322-7698
2128 Blair
celeste-halbrook-tuten photoCeleste Halbrook Tuten
Senior Artist Teacher of Suzuki Violin
Email
(615) 322-7694
1192 Blair
brian-utley photoBrian Utley
Senior Lecturer in Saxophone
Email
(615) 322-4917
2118 Blair
thomas-verrier photoThomas E. Verrier
Associate Professor and Director of Wind Studies
Email
615-322-5802
1109B Blair
wlee-vinson photoW. Lee Vinson
Adjunct Assistant Professor of Percussion
Email
Website
615-322-7669
1188 Blair
patsy-wade photoPatsy B. Wade
Adjunct Artist Teacher of Piano
Email
(615) 322-4909
2111 Blair
mark-wait photoMark W. Wait
Dean; Martha Rivers Ingram Dean's Chair
Professor of Music
Email
615-322-7660
1113A Blair
 Deanna Walker
Adjunct Artist Teacher of Piano
Email
Website
(615) 322-7653
3110 Blair
felix-wang photoFelix Wang
Professor of Cello
Email
Website
(615) 322-7683
3161 Blair
 Glen Wanner
Adjunct Assistant Professor of Bass
Email
(615) 330-4509
1180 Blair
christina-watson photoChristina Watson
Adjunct Lecturer in Voice; Director of Blair Jazz Choir
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Website
kristin-whittlesey photoKristin Whittlesey
Director of External Relations
Email
(615) 322-7656
1135 Blair
 Roger Wiesmeyer
Adjunct Associate Professor of Oboe
Email
(615) 322-8826
1193 Blair
william-wiggins photoWilliam Wiggins
Associate Professor of Percussion
Email
(615) 322-7680
1186 Blair
anne-hall-williams photoAnne Hall Williams
Adjunct Senior Artist Teacher of Suzuki Cello
Email
(615) 322-7668
1191 Blair
david-williams photoDavid Binns Williams
Senior Lecturer in Musicianship and Choral Studies
Director of the Vanderbilt Concert Choir; Director of the Vanderbilt Community Chorus
Email
(615) 322-7164
3157 Blair
sarah-williams photoSarah Williams
Adjunct Artist Teacher of Music
jeremy-wilson photoJeremy Wilson
Associate Professor of Trombone, Chair of the Brass Department
Email
Website
615-322-7676
1164 Blair
 Robin Winkowski
Adjunct Artist Teacher of Music
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susan-yang photoSusan Yang
Adjunct Artist Teacher of Piano
Email
Website
615-322-4930
Blair 1172