Faculty and Staff

Administration/Staff

John Ernst, Ph.D. - Interim Dean, Caudill College of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences
Jeanne Petsch, Ph.D. - Associate Dean, School of the Creative Arts
Donald Grant - Professor of Music
Kristi Dehart - Bands Secretary
Don Gibbs - Keyboard Technician
William A. Murphy - Faculty Accompanist and Visiting Instructor of Music
Paula Wing - Academic Department Specialist
David Oyen - Graduate Studies Coordinator
 

Black Gospel Ensemble

Roosevelt Escalante
 

Brass

Stacy Baker - Euphonium/Tuba
Nathan Dishman - Trombone
L. Curtis Hammond - Horn
Gregory Wing - Trumpet
 

Conducting

Greg Detweiler - Choral
Susan Creasap - Instrumental
 

Dance

Natasha L. Davis
 

Guitar/Bass

Glenn Ginn - Guitar/Electric Bass
Ryan McGillicuddy - Double Bass
 

Jazz Studies

Roosevelt Escalante - Jazz Vocal Ensemble
Glenn Ginn - Guitar/Electric Bass
Ryan McGillicuddy - Double Bass
Matthew Geiger - Drum Set
 

Keyboard/Piano

Paul Taylor - Piano/Harpsichord
Wiliam A. Murphy - Faculty Accompanist
 

Music Education

Susan Creasap 
Greg Detweiler 
Roosevelt Escalante 
June Grice   
Daniel Imes   
Thomas Singletary
 

Music History and Literature

Deb Eastwood 
L. Curtis Hammond
Heather Small
 

Music Theory / Arranging

Deb Eastwood 
Donald Grant 
David Oyen 
Thomas Pappas 
 

Music Technology

Glenn Ginn 
Ryan McGillicuddy 
 

Percussion

Matthew Geiger 
Brian S. Mason    
 

Theatre

Octavia Biggs-Fleck 
Greg Carlisle
W. Mark Hayes
Tamera Izlar
Rebecca Scott
Denise Watkins   
Paul Yeates 
 

Traditional Music

Leo Blair 
Clay Hess 
Stephanie Jeter 
Nathan Kiser - Operations Manager, KY Center for Traditional Music
Raymond McLain - Director, KY Center for Traditional Music 
Scott Miller  
Ruth Smith 
Jesse R. Wells 
Sarah Wood

 

Voice

Eric Brown - Baritone 
Roma Prindle - Soprano
 

Woodwinds

Lori Baruth - Clarinet   
David Oyen - Bassoon
Thomas Pappas - Oboe
Heather Small - Flute
Matthew Taylor - Saxophone
 

Emeritus Faculty

David L. Anderson (Jazz Studies / Jazz Ensembles) 
Anne Beane (Voice) 
James R. Beane (Choirs / Voice / Conducting) 
William Bigham (Clarinet / Dept. Chair) 
H. Leo Blair (Violin / Viola / Traditional Music) 
Suanne Blair (Cello / Bass / Music Literature)
James Bragg (Piano / Music Theory) 
Johnson E. Duncan (Cello / Dept. Chair / College Dean) 
E. Glenn Fulbright (Piano / Musicology / Dept. Chair) 
Christopher S. Gallaher (Dept. Chair / Theory / Composition) 
Shirley Gish (Theatre / Communications) 
Kozi Hamilton (Costumes / Theatre) 
Larry Keenan (Piano / Organ / Keyboard) 
William Layne (Theatre) 
Travis Lockhart (Theatre) 
Earle E. Louder (Tuba / Euphonium) 
Richard Miles (Bands / Conducting) 
Eugene C. Norden (Saxophone / Music Education)  
Frank Oddis (Percussion) 
Robert Pritchard (Flute / Theory) 
Raymond P. Ross (Guitar / Electric Bass / Jazz Guitar) 
Lucretia Stetler (Piano / Accompanying) 
Vasile Venettozzi (Voice) 

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