College of Visual and Performing Arts

Faculty - Alphabetically

Kristine Agen
Associate Faculty / Music Therapy


Anthony Alessandrini
Associate Faculty / Bands


Irene Ator
Irene Ator
Associate Faculty / Organ


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Elena Bardi
Associate Faculty / Opera Ensemble Accompanist


Don Bernardini
Associate Faculty / Opera


Vivianne Belanger
Vivianne Belanger
Associate Faculty / Flute


Ashlee Bickley
Ashlee Bickley
Associate Faculty / Voice


Melanie Bookout
Associate Professor / Music History / Literature


Jonathan Busarow
Jonathan Busarow
Associate Faculty / Voice


Alison Chorn
Associate Faculty / Percussion


David Cooke
Continuing Lecturer / Fort Wayne Philharmonic Mentor
/ Trombone / IPFW Community Orchestra



Laura Dallman
Laura Dallman
Associate Faculty / Music in General Studies
/ Music History and Literature / Piano class


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Julie Donnell
Associate Faculty / Voice


John Okley Egger
John Okley Egger
Assistant Professor /  Director of Music Education


Peggy Farlow
Peggy Farlow
Continuing Lecturer / Music Therapy


Marcus Farr
Director of the IPFW Pep Band


Robert Ferguson
Robert Ferguson
Associate Faculty / Guitar


John Fishell
John Fishell
Continuing Lecturer /Director of Music Technology


Daniel Fisher
Daniel Fisher
Associate Faculty / Music Technology


Christine Freeman
Associate Faculty / Piano class


Andre Gaskins
Andre Gaskins
Associate Faculty / Cello


Cynthia Greider
Cynthia Greider
Continuing Lecturer / Fort Wayne Philharmonic Mentor
/ Clarinet


Cassandra Haines
Associate Faculty / Music Therapy


Jackie Hinsey
Associate Faculty / Music Therapy


Chance Trottman-Huiet
Associate Faculty / Tuba


Nancy Jackson
Nancy Jackson
Associate Professor / Director of Music Therapy


Ken Johnson
Ken Johnson
Continuing Lecturer / Music Theory / Composition


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Gregory Jones
Department Chair


James Kraft, D.M.H.
Associate Faculty / Euphonium


Bradley Kuhns
Bradley Kuhns
Associate Faculty / Jazz Bass


Anne Lewellen
Anne Lewellen
Associate Faculty / Harp


Michael Lewellen
Associate Faculty / French Horn


Laura Lydy
Laura Lydy
Continuing Lecturer / Director of Strings / Guitar
/ Guitar Ensemble


Chelsea Mabes
Associate Faculty / Music Therapy


Jonathan Mann
Jonathan Mann
Associate Faculty / Piano


Amy Maupin
Associate Faculty / Music Education


Pavel Morunov
Associate Faculty / Oboe


John Moss
John Moss
Associate Faculty / Marching Band


Geoffrey North
Associate Faculty / Music Theory / Aural Skills
/ Choir Accompanist


Joyanne Outland
Joyanne Outland
Assistant Professor / Piano / Music Theory


Kevin Piekarski
Kevin Piekarski
Associate Faculty / String Bass


Pamela Pierson
Associate Faculty / Music Education


Barton Price
Associate Faculty / Music Literature


Derek Reeves
Derek Reeve
Associate Faculty / Viola


Mitchell Rorick
Mitchell Rorick
Associate Faculty / Choral / Director of the Singing Dons


Vaughn Roste
Vaughn Roste
Assistant Professor / Director of Choral Studies


Shauna Rupert
Associate Faculty / Music Therapy


Samuel Savage Bio
Samuel Savage
Associate Professor / Coordinator of Studio Voice
/ Opera Ensemble


Eric Schweikert
Eric Schweikert
Continuing Lecturer / Fort Wayne Philharmonic Mentor
/ Percussion


Jeffrey Seitz
Associate Faculty / Music Technology


Pamela Smitter
Pamela Smitter
Associate Faculty / Trumpet


Briana Sosenheimer
Associate Faculty / Voice


Mark Stachofsky
Associate Faculty / Voice

James Steele
Associate Faculty / Jazz Piano


David Stewart
Associate Faculty / Music Technology


Daniel Tembras
Daniel Tembras
Assistant Professor / Director of Instrumental Studies


Hamilton Tescarollo
Hamilton Tescarollo
Associate Professor / Director of Keyboard Studies
/ Piano


Allison Thomas
Associate Faculty / Music Therapy


Jodi Thomas
Associate Faculty / Voice


Marcella Trentacosti
Marcella Trentacosti
Associate Faculty / Violin


Michael Trentacosti
Associate Faculty / Bassoon


Farrell Vernon
James Farrell Vernon
Associate Professor / Jazz Studies / Saxophone
/ Jazz Ensemble


Stephen Walley
Stephen Walley
Associate Faculty / Music Technology / Music Literature


Linda Wright-Bower
Linda Wright-Bower
Assistant Professor / Music Therapy

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