Music Education Faculty

Music Education Faculty

Core Faculty

Elise S. Sobol, BA, MA, EdD. Visiting Associate Professor, Music Education. Program Director, Music Education; Coordinator Licensure Programs; Music for Special Learners. Director, Continuing Education in Music

Michael Breaux, BME, MM. 6th year diploma in Educational Leadership. Clinical Assistant Professor of Music Education. Woodwind Studies and Instrumental Methods

David J. Elliott, BMus, BEd, MMus, PhD. Full Professor, Music Education

S. Alex Ruthmann, BMus, MMus, PhD. Associate Professor, Music Education & Music Technology. Director, Music Experience Design Lab, Affiliate Faculty, Educational Communication and Technology, Senior Advisor, Music Education Program

Gareth Dylan Smith, BA (Hons), MA, MM, PhD. Visiting Research Professor, Sociology and Popular Music Education

Adjunct Faculty

Marsha Baxter, BME, MM, EdD. General Music, World Music

Carol Beadle, Children’s Chorus

Diana Castro, Arts & Media Experience Design

Ethan Hein, BA, MM. Music Education Technology

Jerry Kerlin, BM, MS, PhD. Director, Kodály Summer Institute

David Meade, BA, MM. Percussion Education

Bill Pace, Strings Education

Ryan Resky, All-University Jazz Ensemble and Brass

Armando Samoza, BA, MFA. Technology and Integrated Arts in Education

Stefanie Singer, BA, MA. Community Arts and Early Childhood Education

Paul Speiser, BM, MM, PhD. Vocal Performance and Choral Music Education