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Program Faculty

Westminster's Instrumental Program: Meet Our Faculty

 

Dr. Karlyn Bond

Karlyn Bond

Professor
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
Director, Music Department
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
Music Department Chair

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

Artist Faculty

 

Julie Edwards

Viola

 

David Halliday

David Halliday

Saxophone, Adjunct Faculty

B.M. Loyola University, Saxophone Performance

 

Chris Hough

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

Kimi Kawashima

D.M.A. Rice University, Piano Performance
M.M., Rice University, Piano Performance
B.M. Oberlin Conservatory of Music, Piano Performance

 

Steve Keen

Steve Keen

Jazz Piano, Adjunct Faculty

 

Lee Livengood

Clarinet, Applied Faculty

 

Jeff Luke

Trumpet, Applied Faculty

 

Yuki MacQueen

Yuki MacQueen

Violin, Applied Faculty

M.M. the Juilliard School, Violin Performance
B.M. the Curtis Institute of Music, Violin Performance

 

Julie Mark

Julie Mark

Acoustic Guitar, Applied Faculty

B.M. University of Utah, Guitar Performance

 

Craig Moore

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

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

Pegsoon Whang

Cello, Applied Faculty

M.M. Mannes College of Music, Cello Performance
B.M. the Curtis Institute of Music, Cello Performance

 

Lori Wike

Lori Wike

Bassoon, Applied Faculty

M.M. University of California, Irvine, Bassoon Performance
B.M. Eastman School of Music, Bassoon Performance

 

Emily Williams

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

Tom Zera

Double Bass, Applied Faculty

M.M. the Juilliard School, Bass Performance
B.M. the Hartt School of Music, Bass Performance