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College of Visual and Performing Arts

Department of Music

Barbara Resch, D.M.E.
Department Chair and Professor

Indiana University-Purdue University Fort Wayne
2101 E. Coliseum Boulevard
Fort Wayne, IN 46805-1499

Phone: 260-481-6714
Fax: 260-481-5422
Email: music@ipfw.edu

Office: Rhinehart Music Center
Room: 144
Hours: Monday - Friday 8am - 5pm

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Kristine Agen, B.S.M.T. MT-BC

Associate Faculty / Music Therapy
Phone: 260-481-6714
Office: Rhinehart Music Center, Room 144
E-mail: agenk@ipfw.edu

James Ator

Associate Professor Emeritus / Jazz Studies / Saxophone

Irene Ator, B.M.E.

Associate Faculty / Organ
Phone: 260-481-0482
Office: Rhinehart Music Center, Room 230
E-mail: atori@ipfw.edu

Elena Bardi, M.A.

Associate Faculty / Piano
Phone:
260-481-6714
Office: Rhinehart Music Center, Room 144
E-mail: bardie@ipfw.edu

Robert D. Bean, D.A.

Professor / Piano
Phone:
 260-481-6712
Office: Rhinehart Music Center, Room 150
E-mail: beanr@ipfw.edu

Vivianne Belanger, M.M.

Associate Faculty / Flute
Phone:
260-481-0140
Office: Rhinehart Music Center, Room 220
E-mail: belangev@ipfw.edu

Ashlee Bickley, M.M.

Associate Faculty / Voice
Phone:
260-481-0142
Office: Rhinehart Music Center, Room 227
E-mail: bickleya@ipfw.edu

Melanie Bookout, Ph.D.

Associate Professor / Music History / Literature
Phone:
 260-481-6725
Office: Rhinehart Music Center, Room 224
E-mail: bookoutm@ipfw.edu 

Jonathan Busarow, M.M.

Associate Faculty / Voice
Phone:
260-481-6811
Office: Rhinehart Music Center, Room 223
E-mail: busarowj@ipfw.edu

David Cooke, M.M.

Continuing Lecturer / Fort Wayne Philharmonic Mentor / Trombone / IPFW Community Orchestra
Phone
: 260-481-0138
Office: Rhinehart Music Center, Room 212
E-mail: cooked@ipfw.edu  

Laura Dallman, M.A.

Associate Faculty / Music in General Studies / Music History and Literature
Phone:
260-481-6041
Office: Rhinehart Music Center, Room 147
E-mail: dallmanl@ipfw.edu

Julie Donnell, M.A.

Associate Faculty / Voice
Phone:
 260-481-0142
Office: Rhinehart Music Center, Room 227
E-mail: donnellj@ipfw.edu  

John Okley Egger, M.A.

Visiting Instructor / Director of Music Education
Phone:
260-481-6980
Office: Rhinehart Music Center, Room 149
E-mail: eggerjo@ipfw.edu

Peggy Farlow, M.A.E., MT-BC

Continuing Lecturer / Music Therapy
Phone:
 260-481-6041
Office: Rhinehart Music Center, Room 147
E-mail: farlowp@ipfw.edu 

Marcus Farr

Director of the IPFW Pep Band
Phone:
260-481-6714
Office: Athletic Building, Room 260
E-mail: farrml02@ipfw.edu

Robert Ferguson, M.M.

Associate Faculty / Guitar
Phone:
260-481-6722
Office: Rhinehart Music Center, Room 233
E-mail: fergusor@ipfw.edu

Daniel Fisher, B.M.

Associate Faculty / Music Technology
Phone:
 260-481-6714
Office: Rhinehart Music Center, Room 144
E-mail: fisherd@ipfw.edu  

Christine Freeman, M.M.

Associate Faculty / Piano / Music Theory / Music Education
Phone:
 260-481-0272
Office: Rhinehart Music Center, Room 218
E-mailfreemanc@ipfw.edu   

Mitchell Gallagher, B.A.

Associate Faculty / Music Technology
Phone
: 260-481-6714
Office: Rhinehart Music Center, Room 144
E-mail: gallaghm@ipfw.edu
Web page: www.mitchgallagher.com

Andre Gaskins,D.M.

Associate Faculty / Cello
Phone:
260-481-0141
Office: Rhinehart Music Center, Room 221
E-mail: gaskinsa@ipfw.edu

Sam Gnagey, B.M.E

Associate Faculty / Tuba
Phone:
260-481-6728
Office: Rhinehart Music Center, Room 213
E-mail: gnagjs02@ipfw.edu

Cynthia Greider, M.M.

Continuing Lecturer / Fort Wayne Philharmonic Mentor / Clarinet
Phone:
260-481-0140
Office: Rhinehart Music Center, Room 220
E-mail: greiderc@ipfw.edu  

Rosalie Haritun, Ed.D

Associate Professor Emeritus / Music in General Studies

Jackie Hinsey, B.S.

Associate Faculty / Music Therapy
Phone:
260-481-6716
Office: Rhinehart Music Center, Room 148
E-mail: hinseyj@ipfw.edu

Rebecca Horne, M.M.

Associate Faculty / Music Education
Phone:
260-481-6714
Office: Rhinehart Music Center, Room 148
E-mail: hornera@ipfw.edu

    Nancy Jackson, Ph.D.

    Associate Professor / Director of Music Therapy
    Phone:
    260-481-6716
    Office: Rhinehart Music Center, Room 148
    E-mail: jacksonn@ipfw.edu 

    Adam Johnson, D.A.

    Associate Faculty / Trombone
    Phone:
    260-481-0138
    Office: Rhinehart Music Center, Room 212
    E-mail: johnsoal@ipfw.edu

    Ken Johnson, D.M.A

    Continuing Lecturer / Music Theory / Composition
    Phone:
    260-481-6728
    Office: Rhinehart Music Center, Room 213
    E-mail: johnsonk@ipfw.edu 

      Patricia Kennedy, D.M.A.

      Associate Faculty / Aural Skills / Music Education
      Phone:
      260-481-0272
      Office: Rhinehart Music Center, Room 218
      E-mail: kennedyp@ipfw.edu 

      Anne Lewellen, B.M.

      Associate Faculty / Harp
      Phone:
      260-481-6714
      Office: Rhinehart Music Center, Room 144
      E-mail: lewellea@ipfw.edu

        Michael Lewellen, B.M.

        Continuing Lecturer /  Fort Wayne Philharmonic Mentor / French Horn
        Phone:
        260-481-0143
        Office: Rhinehart Music Center, Room 229
        E-mail: lewellem@ipfw.edu

        Kimberly Lloyd, MT-BC

        Associate Faculty / Music Therapy
        Phone:
        260-481-6714
        Office: Rhinehart Music Center, Room 144
        E-mail: yodekm01@ipfw.edu

              Laura Lydy, M.M.

              Continuing Lecturer /Director of Strings/ Guitar / Guitar Ensemble
              Phone:
              260-481-0479
              Office: Rhinehart Music Center, Room 211
              E-mail: fergusol@ipfw.edu

              Justin Mason, D.M.A.

              Associate Faculty / Trombone
              Phone:
              260-481-6714
              Office: Rhinehart Music Center, Room 145
              E-mail: masonjm@ipfw.edu

              Joseph Meyers  

              Professor Emeritus / Voice

              Pavel Morunov, M.M.

              Associate Faculty / Oboe
              Phone:
              260-481-6714
              Office:
              Rhinehart Music Center, Room 145
              E-mail:
              morunovp@ipfw.edu

                Geoffrey North, D.M.

                Associate Faculty / Music Theory / Aural Skills / Director of Choral Union
                Phone:
                260-481-6724
                Office: Rhinehart Music Center, Room 226
                E-mail: northg@ipfw.edu  

                Joyanne Outland, D.A.

                Assistant Professor / Piano / Music Theory
                Phone
                : 260-481-6724
                Office: Rhinehart Music Center, Room 226
                E-mail: outland@ipfw.edu  

                Kevin Piekarski, B.M.

                Associate Faculty / String Bass
                Phone:
                260-481-0141
                Office: Rhinehart Music Center, Room 221
                E-mail: kebopie@frontier.com

                Barton Price, Ph.D.

                Associate Faculty / Music Literature
                Phone:
                260-481-6714
                Office:
                Rhinehart Music Center, Room 144
                E-mail:
                priceb@ipfw.edu

                Derek Reeves, M.M.

                Associate Faculty / Violin / Viola
                Phone:
                260-481-0138
                Office: Rhinehart Music Center, Room 212
                E-mail: reevesd@ipfw.edu 

                  Barbara Resch, D.M.E.

                  Department Chair / Professor /  Music Education
                  Phone:
                  260-481-6726
                  Office: Rhinehart Music Center, Room 145
                  E-mail: resch@ipfw.edu

                  Masson Robertson

                  Associate Professor Emeritus / Piano

                  Chris Rutkowski, D.Mus.

                  Clinical Assistant Professor / Music Technology / Composition / Jazz Piano
                  Phone:
                  260-481-0139
                  Office: Rhinehart Music Center, Room 219
                  E-mail: rutkowsc@ipfw.edu
                  Web Page: www.chrisrutkowski.com

                  Deborah Ryan, M.M

                  Associate Faculty / Piano
                  Phone:
                  260-481-6722
                  Office: Rhinehart Music Center, Room 233
                  E-mail: ryandl@ipfw.edu

                  Kristofer Sanchack,M.M.

                  Visiting Instructor / Director of Choral Studies
                  Phone:
                  260-481-6811
                  Office:
                  Rhinehart Music Center, Room 223
                  E-mail:
                  sanchack@ipfw.edu

                  Samuel Savage, D.M.A

                  Assistant Professor / Coordinator of Studio Voice / Opera Ensemble
                  Phone:
                  260-481-6721
                  Office: Rhinehart Music Center, Room 225
                  E-mail: savages@ipfw.edu  

                  Phillip Schurger, M.M.

                  Associate Faculty / Music in General Studies
                  Phone:
                  260-481-6714
                  Office: Rhinehart Music Center 144
                  E-mail: schupj03@ipfw.edu

                  Denise Schwaberow, B.S.M.T., RMT

                  Associate Faculty / Music Therapy
                  Phone:
                  260-481-0272
                  Office: Rhinehart Music Center, Room 218
                  E-mail: schwabed@ipfw.edu

                  Eric Schweikert, B.M.

                  Continuing Lecturer / Fort Wayne Philharmonic Mentor / Percussion
                  Phone:
                  260-481-5436
                  Office: Rhinehart Music Center, Room 119
                  E-mail: schweike@ipfw.edu

                    Alan Severs, M.A.

                    Continuing Lecturer / Fort Wayne Philharmonic Mentor / Trumpet
                    Phone:
                    260-481-0143
                    Office: Rhinehart Music Center, Room 229
                    E-mail: seversa@ipfw.edu

                    Mark Stachofsky, M.M.

                    Associate Faculty / Voice
                    Phone:
                    260-481-0141
                    Office: Rhinehart Music Center, Room 221
                    E-mail: stachofm@ipfw.edu

                    David Stewart

                    Associate Faculty / Music Technology
                    Phone: 260-481-6714
                    Office: Rhinehart Music Center, Room 144
                    E-mail: stewartd@ipfw.edu

                      K Marie Stolba

                      Professor Emerita / Music History  (deceased)

                      Daniel Tembras, D.M.A.

                      Assistant Professor / Director of Instrumental Studies
                      Phone:
                      260-481-6727
                      Office: Rhinehart Music Center, Room 231
                      E-mail: tembrasd@ipfw.edu

                        Hamilton Tescarollo, D.M.A.

                        Associate Professor / Director of Keyboard Studies / Piano
                        Phone:
                        260-481-6723
                        Office: Rhinehart Music Center, Room 215
                        E-mail: tescaroh@ipfw.edu 

                        Allison Thomas, B.S.M.T. MT-BC

                        Associate Faculty / Music Therapy
                        Phone: 260-481-6714
                        Office: Rhinehart Music Center, Room 144
                        E-mail: hammad01@ipfw.edu

                        Jodi Thomas, M.M.

                        Associate Faculty / Voice
                        Phone:
                        481-6714
                        Office: Rhinehart Music Center 144
                        E-mail: thomasjm@ipfw.edu

                        Marcella Trentacosti, M.M.

                        Associate Faculty / Violin
                        Phone:
                        260-481-0272
                        Office: Rhinehart Music Center, Room 218
                        E-mail: trentacm@ipfw.edu

                        James Farrell Vernon, D.A.

                        Associate Professor / Jazz Studies / Saxophone / Jazz Ensemble
                        Phone:
                        260-481-6720
                        Office: Rhinehart Music Center, Room 210
                        E-mail: vernonj@ipfw.edu

                        Stephen Walley, M.A.

                        Associate Faculty / Music Technology / Music Literature
                        Phone:
                        260-481-0142
                        Office: Rhinehart Music Center, Room 227
                        E-mail: walleys@ipfw.edu  

                        Linda Wright-Bower, M.S. MT-BC

                        Assistant Professor / Music Therapy
                        Phone:
                        260-481-6715
                        Office: Rhinehart Music Center, Room 232
                        E-mail: wright@ipfw.edu 

                        Resources

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                        University Police

                        • Non-emergency:
                          260-481-6827
                        • Emergency Only:
                          260-481-6911
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                        IPFW also offers a Whistleblower hotline (or 866-818-2620) where any potential criminal activity can be reported anonymously.