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Program Faculty

Westminster's Instrumental Program: Meet Our Faculty


Dr. Karlyn Bond

Associate Professor, Music Department Chair

Director, Westminster Concert Series

D.M.A. University of Southern California, Piano Performance

M.M. University of Southern California, Piano Performance

B.M. Walla Walla College, Piano Performance

Dr. Christopher Quinn

Professor, ON SABBATICAL

Conductor, Westminster Chamber Singers

D.M.A. University of Colorado, Boulder, Piano Performance

M.M. University of Connecticut, Piano Performance

B.A. Westfield State College, Piano Performance

Dr. Brandon Derfler

Dr. Brandon Derfler

Assistant Professor of Music

interim director of music

Ph.D. University of Washington, Music Theory

M.A. University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Musicology

B.A. University of Utah, Music

Ron Beitel

Horn, Applied Faculty

Daniel Chamberland

Percussion, Applied Faculty

M.A. california state university northridge, percussion performance

B.A. UNIVERSITY OF UTAH, MUSIC EDUCATION

Julie Edwards

Viola, Applied Faculty

David Halliday

Saxophone, Adjunct Faculty

B.M. Loyola University, Saxophone Performance

 

 

Chris Hough

Jazz Guitar, Applied Faculty

B.M. Berklee College of Music, Professional Music

Sally Humphreys

Sally Humphreys

Flute, Adjunct Faculty

B.M. Indiana University, Flute Performance

Kimi Kawashima

Piano, Adjunct Faculty

D.M.A. (A.B.D.) Rice University, Piano Performance

M.M. Rice University, Piano Performance

B.M. Oberlin College Conservatory

 

Steve Keen

Jazz Piano, Adjunct Faculty

Lee Livengood

CLARINET, APPLIED FACULTY

Jeff Luke

Trumpet, Applied Faculty

Yuki MacQueen

Violin, Applied Faculty

M.M. The Juilliard School, Violin Performance

B.M. The Curtis Institute of Music, Violin Performance

Julie Mark

Acoustic Guitar, Applied Faculty

B.M. University of Utah, Guitar Performance

 


Craig Moore

Trombone, Tuba, Applied Faculty

CERTIFICATE IN PERFORMANCE DE PAUL UNIVERSITY, TROMBONE PERFORMANCE

M.M DE PAUL UNIVERSITY, TROMBONE PERFORMANCE

B.M. ELDER CONSERVATORIUM, TROMBONE PERFORMANCE

Abigail Neff

Harp, Applied Faculty

M.M. University of utah, harp performance

b.m. university of utah, instrumental performance

Alex Rowe

Bass Guitar, Applied Faculty

M.S. University of Utah, Education

B.A. University of Utah, Jazz Performance

LARRY SPELL

WESTMINSTER CHAMBER ORCHESTRA, ADJUNCT FACULTY

A.B.D. UNIVERSITY OF UTAH, ORCHESTRAL CONDUCTING

M.M. EAST CAROLINA UNIVERSITY, ORCHESTRAL CONDUCTING

B.M. EAST CAROLINA UNIVERSITY, MUSIC EDUCATION

SUSAN SWIDNICKI

Oboe, Applied Faculty

Kelly Wallis

Percussion, Applied Faculty

Pegsoon Whang

Cello, Applied Faculty

M.M. Mannes College of Music, Cello Performance

B.M. The Curtis Institute of Music, Cello Performance

Lori Wike

Bassoon, Applied Faculty

M.M. University of California, Irvine, Bassoon Performance

B.M. Eastman School of Music, Bassoon Performance

 

Emily Williams

Staff Accompanist

Piano, Adjunct Faculty

M.M. University of Utah, Piano Performance

B.M. University of Utah, Piano Performance

 

Todd Woodbury

Classical Guitar, Applied Faculty

David Zabriskie

Music Technology, Adjunct Faculty

Tom Zera

Double Bass, Applied Faculty

M.M. The Juilliard School, Bass Performance

B.M. The Hartt School of Music, Bass Performance